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Register of Accredited Therapists and Supervisors

Welcome to the Register of Accredited DBT Therapists and Supervisors.

Accreditation of a therapist and/or supervisor by the Society for Dialectical Behaviour Therapy indicates that a therapist and/or supervisor has fulfilled the standards set out by the Society, agreed to by abide the Code of Conduct for DBT therapists and/or supervisors and to maintain membership in the Society. Any accredited therapist and/or supervisor is eligible to appear on the register. Where therapists and/or supervisors who are accredited by the SfDBT have not consented to the publication of their contact details on the website their name only will appear. Please contact if you have any queries.

Please note that the SfDBT does not endorse therapists or supervisors; it sets out standards for practice and reviews the practice of those who apply for accreditation. If you are looking for a therapist please contact your GP and ask about DBT services in your local area.

If you have any concerns about the conduct of an accredited DBT therapist and/or supervisor please contact

Below is the list of therapists and/or supervisors who are accredited with SfDBT.

All accredited therapists can be approached for the expert supervision required for accreditation as a DBT Therapist with SFDBT.

Dr Liz Andrew*South Caerphilly CMHT Old School Building Mill Road Caerphilly CF83 3FDliz.andrew@wales.nhs.uk01/10/20252011Adults
Ms Michelle BatcockSouth London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
Croydon Treatment Team
The Crescent Resource Centre
Salcot Crescent
Chris Berry
Dr Laura Brummer*
Accredited Supervisor 7/2020
Oxford Health NHS
Older Adults
Ms Clare Cardy*Mind-Reframed Brighter Spaces
2 Prebend Street Islington N1 8PT
Mr Darryl Christie*
Accredited Supervisor 11/2020
26 Fillebrook Road, Leytonstone, London E11 4ATdarrylchristie@yahoo.com27/02/20252008Adolescents, Adults, Older Adults, Substance Abuse
Sara Clark*
Accredited Supervisor 11/2020
Mrs Susanne Collins*Intensive Psychological Therapies Service 51A Layton Road Parkstone Dorset BH12 2BJsusi.collins@dhuft.nhs.uk12/05/20252002/2003Adults
Ms Jane Cooke*Warwickshire DBT Service Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Partnership Trust Riversley Park Resource Centre Clinic Drive Nuneaton Warwickshire CV11 5TYjane.cooke@covwarkpt.nhs.uk05/12/20241999/2000Adults
Vivia Cowdrill*
Accredited Supervisor 9/2020
Antelope House, Brintons Terrace, Southampton SO14 0YGviv.cowdrill@southernhealth.nhs.uk21/07/20252001Adults
Jos Curran
Dr Christine Dunkley*
Mrs Jill EatoughCAMHS, Melksham, Wiltshirejill.eatough@oxfordhealth.nhs.uk12/08/20302012Adolescents, Eating Disorders, Trauma, Elite Sport, Business, BPD
Dr Kelly Elsegood Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trustk.elsegood@nhs.net08/10/2029Adult community, Adult Inpatient
Dr Sarah Farman*
Accredited Supervisor 9/2020
IMPACTT, Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Erlegh House, Whiteknights Campus, University of Reading, Earley Gate, Whiteknights Road, Reading, RG6 6BZsarah.farman@berkshire.nhs.uk20252010Adults
Dr Robert FarrellyThe Bracton Centre Bracton Lane Dartford DA2 7AFRobert.farrelly1@nhs.net01/05/20282013-2014Adults Forensic
Dr Janet Feigenbaum* Accredited Supervisor 9/2020North East London NHS Foundation Trust Goodmayes Hospital Barley Lane Ilford IG3 Older Adults Substance Abuse
Mr Daniel Flynn* Mental Health Psychology Service Block 2 St Finbarr’s Hospital Cork Ireland 01/11/2024 2010Adults Substance Abuse
Dr Alex Fowke*The Heath Therapies 27 Avenue Mansions Finchley Road NW3 Adolescents
Dr Emily Fox*Women’s Services St Andrews’ Healthcare Billing Road Northampton NN1 Forensic
Ms Amy Gaglia*
Accredited Supervisor 4/2020
amy.gaglia@gmail.com05/12/20242004Adults Substance Abuse
Melissa Girling
Michelle Gormley*
Dr Claire HandleyConwy CAMHS, Mostyn Suite, Llandudno General Hospital, Hospital Road, Llandudno, LL30 1LBclaire.handley.123@outlook.com22/07/20302017Adolescents, Adults, Learning disabilities
Mrs Stephanie Hastings*
Accredited Supervisor 2/2020
 Conwy CAMHS The Health Premises Argyll Road Llandudno Conwy LL30 1DFStephanie.hastings@wales.nhs.uk05/12/20242006Adolescents Adults
Dr Caroline Hinds* Adults
Alison Holtchurch
Dr Mary Kells*North Lee Mental Health Service Inniscarraig House Western Road Cork 05/12/2024 2010Adults
Dr Emma KenworthyPDMCN West Strand House Strand Road Preston PR1 8UYemma.kenworthy@lancashirecare.nhs.uk01/04/20302017Adults Older Adults
Dr Shelley Kerr*
Accredited Supervisor 9/2020
Balanced Minds 201a Victoria Street London SW1E shelleylkerr@gmail.com01/10/20252009Supervision Adults Substance Abuse
Dr Nicole KotrasAdult Mental Health Carn House
Grounds of St John’s Hospital
County Wexford
Dr James Lea*Doctoral Programme in Clinical Psychology University of Manchester Zochinis Building Manchester
and Private Practice in Manchester and North West England
drjameslea-clinicalpsychologist@outlook.com05/12/20242006Adolescent Adults Learning Disability
Specialist knowledge of LGBT communities and D/deaf community
Sarah Lee
Stacey Littlejohn
Dr Jim Lyng*Cluain Mhuire Community Mental Health Services
Blackrock Co. Dublin. Ireland
Jlyng@tcd.ie05/12/20242005Adults and Adolescents
Dr Pauline McAvoy
Rachel McLaren
Regina McNamee
Dr Clodagh Ni MhaolainLucena Clinic
59 Orwell Road
Rattigan D-6
Dr Joanne O’HalloranSligo/Leitrim Adult Community Mental Health Service Markievicz House Barrack Street Sligoohalloran.joanne@gmail.com17/10/20292013Adults
Dr Rachael O’ReillyAdult Mental Health Service Ballina County Mayorachael.oreilly@hse.ie28/05/20282011Adults
Dr Patricia PowerHSE South Waterford Primary Care Centre John’s Hills Waterford X91F65Dpatricia.power6@hse.ie17/10/20292015Adults Substance Abuse
Dr Graeme RamageNorth Wales Adolescent Service, Abergele Hospital, Abergele, Wales.LL22 8DPgraeme.ramage@wales.nhs.uk04/08/20302018Adolescents
Mark Richards
Mrs Catherine RingHewat Centre, Gosport War Memorial Hospital, Bury Road, Gosport.catherine.Ring@southernhealth.nhs.uk05/11/20302016Adults
Dr Sophie Rushbrook
Donna Rutherford*
Carina SimmonsLewisham DBT Service, Ladywell House, 330 Lewisham High Street, London SE13 6JZcarina.simmons@slam.nhs.uk05/03/20312018Adults
Dr Maggie Stanton* Accredited Supervisor 6/ of therapists of adolescent adult forensic learning disabilities and substance abuse clients
Ms Elise StephenLakeside The Lane Wyboston MK44 3ASelisejstephen@icloud.com29/03/20282013-2014Adults, Learning Difficulties Substance Misuse Forensic
Dr Michaela Swales
*Accredited Supervisor 4/2020
Room 202 School of Psychology College of Health and Behavioural Studies 45 College Road Bangor Gwynedd LL57 1995Adolescents, Adults
Dr Victoria Taylor* Eating Disorders Trauma Elite Sport Business
Mrs Pip Thomas* North West Wales Adolescent Service Abergele Hospital Site Llanfair Road Abergele Wales LL22 8DPpip.thomas@northwales.nhs.uk15/03/20252011Adults, Adolescents
Mrs Theresa ThurlowCHY Govenek, Threemilestone, Truro, TR4 9LDtheresa.thurlow@nhs.net15/07/20302015Adults
Mrs Jane Vickers* Accredited Supervisor 9/2020Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust Weavers Croft Field Road Stroud Gloucestershire GL5 2HZvickersjh@gmail.com29/03/20282005Adults, Adolescents
Dr Rebecca Wallace* Accredited Supervisor 6/2020Winchester Community Mental Health Team Connaught House 63b Romsey Road Winchester SO22 5DE27/02/20252008Adults
Hannah Wilson