Board Members 2022

The Board of the Balint Society of Australia and New Zealand has a maximum of eight members.
The Constitution details the Governance of the Society.

Dr Di Nash

Dr Di Nash

President, Website and Media, Accreditation Committee

MBBS Melb., FRNZCGP

Auckland

Hilary Ash

Hilary Ash

Secretary

BSW, M Group Analytic Studies

Melbourne

Dr Swapnil Sharma

Dr Swapnil Sharma

Treasurer

MBBS, MD (Psychiatry),
MMED (Pain Mgmt),
Cert. Psychotherapies,
FRANZCP
Sydney

Meredith Waugh

Meredith Waugh

Ordinary member, Convenor Balint Online for Medical Students

Psychologist, Social Worker and
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist
BA (Hons Psych) B Soc Wk | MQPPA MAASW (Acc)

Gold Coast

Nish Jayarajan

Ordinary member, Editor, BSANZ Newsletter

Dr Nish Jayarajan works as an Adult Psychiatrist across the public and private sector. He currently leads
Balint groups for interns, senior health care professionals and medical students. Currently Nish assists Swapnil with the financial side of things and Hilary with the newsletter.

Brisbane

 

Dr Daniel Brass

Ordinary member, Convenor, Balint Online for Medical Students

Daniel is a psychiatrist and psychotherapist in private practice. He first participated in a Balint group as a first-year medical student and has been leading Balint groups since 2019.

 

Melbourne.