Online Groups


Members welcome from Australia, New Zealand and elsewhere

Tuesday morning

Meeting times: Second Tuesdays, 8am to 9.40am AEST –  Feb-Dec inclusive
Leaders : Chel Quinn & Kerrie Collings-Silvey from Brisbane
Group participants: Rural or remote mental health clinicians
Vacancies: Spaces available in 2020 ~~ ~~ MHPN supported group
Flyer: Tuesday morning group

Tuesday evening

Meeting times: First Tuesdays, 7:30 to 9:30 pm NZDST 5.30 – 7.30 pm AEDST 4.30 – 6.30 pm AEST
Vacancies: yes
Leaders: Amanda Garland & Dr John Barton
Membership: doctors & allied health professionals
More info: $30 per meeting


Tuesday evening Medical Students only

Meeting times: Tuesdays fortnightly 6.30 pm Sydney time
Vacancies: 4 spaces
Leaders: Alexa Gilbert-Obrart & Dr Nick Kowalenko
Info flyer: Tuesday evening Med Students


Wednesday lunchtime

Meeting times: Wednesday, every four weeks, starting 22nd July – 12.30-2 pm AEST
Vacancies: New group
Leaders: Marion Lustig (Melbourne) & Laurie Lovell-Simons (Sydney)
Group participants: Multi-disciplinary for clinicians in any location including doctors and allied health professionals

Wednesday evening

Meeting times: Second Wednesdays – 7.30-9.30 pm NZT 5.30 – 7.30 pm AEDST, 4.30 – 6.30 pm AEST
Leaders: Dr Di Nash Amanda Garland
Flyer: NZ and Australian Online Balint group

Wednesday evening Psychiatry Trainees & Junior Doctors

Meeting times: Wednesday, 7 – 8.30 pm Sydney time,
Vacancies: yes
Leaders: Alexa Gilbert-Obrart & Dr Nick Kowalenko
More info: Psychiatry Trainees and Junior Doctors


Thursday early evening

Meeting times: First Thursdays, 5-6.30pm AEST/AEDT – monthly meetings
Vacancies: 1 or 2 spaces
Leaders: Kerrie Collings-Silvey & Hilary Ash
Group participants: Principally for medical and allied health clinicians in remote areas or in solo practices ~~ ~~ MHPN supported group
Info flyer: Thursday evening online


Special Crisis Response Project - Online Groups


Online Groups with Vacancies


Australia - Face to Face Groups


New Zealand - Face to Face Groups


Online Groups - Veterinarians & other professions