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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 accreditation@sfdbt.org 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 accreditation@sfdbt.org

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.

NAME WORK ADDRESS EMAIL RENEWAL DATE FOR ACCREDITATION YEAR OF CORE TRAINING IN DBT DBT TREATMENT POPULATIONS 
Dr Liz Andrew* South Caerphilly CMHT, Old School Building, Mill Road, Caerphilly CF83 3FD liz.andrew@wales.nhs.uk 01/10/2025 2011 Adult
Ms Michelle Batcock*
South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
Croydon Treatment Team
The Crescent Resource Centre
Salcot Crescent
Croydon
CR0 0JJ
michelle.batcock@slam.nhs.uk 27/02/2025 2003/2004 Adult
Dr Laura Brummer Oxford Health NHS Trust        
Ms Clare Cardy*

Mind-Reframed, Brighter Spaces,

2 Prebend Street, Islington, N1 8PT

clare.cardy@outlook.com 27/02/2025 2007 Adult
Mr Darryl Christie* East London NHS Foundation Trust, Newham Psychological Therapies, Personality Disorder Service, 409 High Street, Stratford, London E15 4QZ darrylchristie@yahoo.com 27/02/2025 2008 Adolescent, Adult, Learning Disability, Forensic, Substance Abuse
Sara Clark          
Mrs Susanne Collins* Intensive Psychological Therapies Service, 51A Layton Road Parkstone, Dorset BH12 2BJ susi.collins@dhuft.nhs.uk 12/05/2025 2002/2003 Adult
Ms Jane Cooke* Warwickshire DBT Service, Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Partnership Trust, Riversley Park Resource Centre Clinic Drive, Nuneaton, Warwickshire CV11 5TY jane.cooke@covwarkpt.nhs.uk 05/12/2024 1999/2000 Adult
Vivia Cowdrill*          
Dr Christine Dunkley*          
Dr Kelly Elsegood          
Dr Sarah Farman IMPACTT Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, 25 Erleigh Road, Reading, RG1 5LR sarah.farman@berkshire.nhs.uk 2025 2010 Adult
Dr Robert Farrelly The Bracton Centre, Bracton Lane, Dartford, DA2 7AF Robert.farrelly1@nhs.net 01/05/2028 2013-2014 Adult, Forensic
Dr Janet Feigenbaum* North East London NHS Foundation Trust, Goodmayes Hospital, Barley Lane, Ilford, IG3 8XJ janet.feigenbaum@ucl.ac.uk 09/12/2024 1999/2000 Adults, Older Adults, Substance Abuse
Mr Daniel Flynn*  Mental Health Psychology Service, Block 2, St Finbarr’s Hospital, Cork, Ireland  danielm.flynn@hse.ie  01/11/2024  2010  Adults, Substance Abuse
Dr Alex Fowke* The Heath Therapies, 27 Avenue Mansions, Finchley Road, NW3 7AX enquiries@alexfowke.co.uk 01/01/2026 2010 Adults, Adolescents
Dr Emily Fox* Women’s Services, St Andrews’ Healthcare, Billing Road Northampton NN1 5DG efox@standrew.co.uk 27/02/2025 2004 Adult, Forensic

Ms Amy Gaglia*

Accredited Supervisor 4/2020

  amy.gaglia@gmail.com 5/12/2024 2004 Adults, Substance Abuse
Melissa Girling          
Michelle Gormley*          

Mrs Stephanie Hastings*

Accredited SfDBT Supervisor 2/2020

 Conwy CAMHS, The Health Premises, Argyll Road Llandudno, Conwy LL30 1DF Stephanie.hastings@wales.nhs.uk 05/12/2024 2006 Adolescents, Adults
Dr Caroline Hinds*   psychologist@carolynhinds.co.uk 05/12/2024 2004 Adolescents, Adults
Dr Mary Kells* North Lee Mental Health Service, Inniscarraig House, Western Road, Cork  mary.kells@hse.ie  05/12/2024  2010  Adult
Dr Emma Kenworthy PDMCN, West Strand House, Strand Road, Preston, PR1 8UY emma.kenworthy@lancashirecare.nhs.uk 1/4/2030 2017 Adults, Older Adults
Dr Shelley Kerr* Balanced Minds,201a Victoria Street, London SW1E 5NE shelley@balancedminds.com shelleylkerr@gmail.com 01/10/2025 2009 Supervision, Adults, Substance Abuse
Dr Nicole Kotras
Adult Mental Health, Carn House,
Grounds of St John’s Hospital,
Enniscorthy,
County Wexford
Nicole.kotras@hse.ie 01/09/2029 2013-2014 Adult
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.com 05/12/2024 2006

Adolescent, Adult, Learning Disability,

Specialist knowledge of LGBT communities and D/deaf community

Supervision: 

Sarah Lee
 
       
Dr Jim Lyng*
Cluain Mhuire Community Mental Health Services
Blackrock, Co. Dublin. Ireland
Jlyng@tcd.ie 05/12/2024 2005 Adults and Adolescents
Dr Pauline McAvoy          
Dr Clodagh Ni Mhaolain Lucena Clinic

 

 

59 Orwell Road

Rattigan, D-6,

Ireland

  25/02/2029 2014  
Dr Joanne O’Halloran Sligo/Leitrim Adult Community Mental Health Service, Markievicz House, Barrack Street, Sligo ohalloran.joanne@gmail.com 17/10/2029 2013 Adult
Dr Rachael O’Reilly Adult Mental Health Service, Ballina County Mayo rachael.oreilly@hse.ie 28/05/2028 2011 Adult
Marie Ozanne          
Dr Patricia Power HSE South Waterford Primary Care Centre, John’s Hills, Waterford, X91F65D patricia.power6@hse.ie 17/10/2029 2015 Adult, Substance Abuse
Mark Richards          
Dr Sophie Rushbrook          
Donna Rutherford*          
Dr Maggie Stanton*   info@stantonltd.co.uk 05/12/2024 2002 Supervision of therapists of adolescent, adult, forensic, learning disabilities and substance abuse clients
Ms Elise Stephen Lakeside, The Lane, Wyboston, MK44 3AS elisejstephen@icloud.com 29/03/2028 2013-2014 Adults, 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 2DG m.swales@bangor.ac.uk 05/12/2024  1995 Adolescents, Adults
Dr Victoria Taylor*   Victoria@dbtclinic.co.uk 05/12/2024 2004 BPD, Eating Disorders, Trauma, Elite Sport, Business

Mrs Pip Thomas* 

North West Wales Adolescent Service, Abergele Hospital Site, Llanfair Road, Abergele, Wales, LL22 8DP pip.thomas@northwales.nhs.uk 15/03/2025 2011

Adults,

Adolescents

Mrs Jane Vickers Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust, Weavers Croft, Field Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 2HZ jane.vickers@ghc.nhs.uk 29/03/2028 2005 Adults, Adolescents
Dr Rebecca Wallace* Winchester Community Mental Health Team, Connaught House, 63b Romsey Road, Winchester SO22 5DE   27/02/2025 2008 Adults
Mrs Anne Weir* Jubilee Health Centre, Complex Needs Service, 6 Stanley Park Road, Wallington, Surrey SM6 0EX anne.weir@swlstg-tr.nh.uk 01/02/2025 2010 Adults
Mrs Allison Wilson-Thompson*   Alison.wilson-thompson@nhs.net 27/02/2025    Adolescents, Adults and Substance Abuse
Hannah Wilson          

An * after a person’s name indicates that the person accredited under the Subject Matter Expert scheme, which ended in June 2015.