Brief Therapy North East

Welcome to the Brief Therapy North East website - a resource for practitioners in the North East of England and adjoining regions, who are interested in developing and promoting models of collaborative brief therapy. We offer friendship, support, information and learning through events and publications. The main contacts in BTNE are shown at the top of the page.


For more information about solution focused brief therapy and BTNE see the FAQs page.

The Join page tells you what membership can bring to you along with information on how to join. The Links page takes you to useful brief therapy web sites, with both a UK and international focus. The Events page tells you about dates of BTNE meetings . If you see something of interest then email John Wheeler at for more information. This page also provides details of training opportunities in the region. We have held 16 annual Study Days and  have hosted some of the major international presenters in the field such as:

Have a special look at the Events page to see what's coming next.

New members are welcome to our meetings and we look forward to discovering new ways of generating and sustaining Solution Focused Practice in the region.