Dawn. L. Bales, clinical psychologist – psychotherapist is director at MBT the Netherlands (MBT NL). Has implemented and is researching the implementation and effectiveness of MBT (Mentalization-based Treatment) for low-level borderline patiënts at the Psychotherapeutisch Centre De Viersprong in the Netherlands. Works in a MBT programme for adolescents as therapist. Supervised bij Prof. Anthony Bateman and appointed as MBT trainer and supervisor in the Netherlands.