This page lists and describes the current workshops & activities of Group Analysis North (GAN) that are additional to the three main courses hosted by GAN.
Annual Barbara Dick Memorial Lecture
"Intelligent Kindness: Culture, Compassion and Brutalisation in Healthcare"
Saturday, March, 22, 2014 - 10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.
Led by John Ballat
John is co-author, with Penny Campling, of "Intelligent Kindness: Reforming the Culture of Healthcare"
The lecture will be followed by lunch, a Large Group conducted by Antony Froggett and a short plenary. The GAN AGM will follow at 3.15 p.m. (all welcome)
Cost: £60.00 (GAN Members and students £50)
(Early bird 10% discount for all bookings made before 31st December 2013)
Places are limited so you are advised to book early!
Booking: Email or call the GAN administrator here
Café Psychologique in Manchester
This will be a place where people can meet and talk about life, over a drink, from a psychological perspective. Meetings take place at the Kro Bar on Oxford Road in Manchester, the next being on Tuesday 18th March 2014 at 7.30 p.m. The cost is £4 payable on the door.
GAN hosts quarterly Friday meetings which are addressed by qualified group analysts. These meetings are open to all members of GAN. They provide an opportunity for those with an interest in group analysis to develop their thinking alongside others in a creative group environment.
The Median Group
If you want to explore group dynamics, conflict, change and team development; come and join the Median Group. The Median Group comprises 10-20 individuals keen to understand the groups they are part of and strengthen their professional selves through their group analytic understanding.