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Balint Online Group Led by Knowlton/Muench

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 to Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Will be held via Zoom videoconferencing.

Katherine Knowlton
Special Projects
Registration is required before Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 12:00 AM
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Cancellation Policy:
If canceled by the ABS or hosts for lack of signup, those registered will receive their money back. Otherwise, no return of fees is possible, including in the event of registrant’s partial attendance or inability to complete the sequence of sessions.

Credentialed Leaders creating the group:

Kathy Knowlton and John Muench

Time: 6 – 7 p.m. Pacific time

Number of meetings and Dates:

8 meetings. Every other Wednesday from January 9 - April 17, 2019 (1/9,1/23, 2/6, 2/20, 3/6, 3/20, 4/3, 4/17)

Learning objectives:

1.) Identify aspects of challenging practitioner/client
relationships which impact their practices;
2.) Define what experiences for the practitioner can be
improved through the use of a Balint group;
3.) Differentiate between reactivity and authentic
responsiveness in the practitioner/patient relationship;
4.) Formulate different options for handling challenging
patient encounters.
5.) Describe the usefulness of the group process for
members as well as case presenters.
6.) Identify language that minimizes or detracts from the
individuality of the “other”.
7.) Define the relational impact of the work of identifying
with a patient.
8.) Compare Balint group work with conventional case

 "Restoring the Core of Clinical Practice: What is a Balint group and how does it help?" by Laurel Milberg, PhD and Katherine Knowlton, PhD. Available in paperback or ebook Order Now