Kristian Valbak

Research Project Coordinator

Kristian has worked for more than 30 years as a Psychiatrist and Consultant Psychotherapist at the Aarhus University Hospital in Risskov, Denmark. There he is leading a special treatment program for severely self-harming patients and he is in charge of the outpatient clinic for Group Analytic Psychotherapy.

He holds a PhD. degree and is a senior lecturer at the University of Aarhus.

His diploma in Group Analysis is from London (overseas training in Oslo). He is co-founder and first chairman and of The Institute of Group Analysis in Aarhus and teacher on its training program.

He was for 5 years president of EGATIN and is also member of the GASI-MC as well as member of the Editorial Committee of the Journal of Group Analysis.

He has written scientific articles and textbook chapters on, among other things Eating disorders, Psychotherapy of patient with schizophrenic disorders and Suitability for psychoanalytic psychotherapy. He has special interests in Research in psychotherapy, Assessment and Personal training and development.

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