DBT Programmes in Cork

There are currently five DBT teams working right across Cork. There are two adult teams and three child and adolescent (CAMHS) teams.

Adult Teams

North Lee Adult Mental Health Services: The DBT Team, Inniscarraig House, Western Road, Cork; Tel: 076 1084176

or read more about DBT programmes available in North Lee.

South Lee Adult Mental Health Services:Donnacha O'Donovan, Senior Clinical Psychologist, South Lee Mental Health Services; Tel: 021 4872688

North Cork Adult Mental Health Services: currently a full DBT programme is not available in North Cork, however limited services are available. Please contact :The DBT Team, Adult Mental Health Services, St. Stephen's Hospital, Glanmire; Tel: 021 4858526

West Cork: currently a full DBT programme is not available in West Cork, however limited services are available, Please speak to your community mental health team about accessing services.

Addiction Service

If you are looking for help with managing both addiction and mental health concerns, Understanding and Managing Emotions - Addiction (U&ME-A) is a group programme based on skills taught in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy.

U&ME-A aims to teach you to increase your awareness of your emotions and skills to deal with them more effectively. For more information, please review this leaflet and call Arbour House on 021 4968933.

CAMHS Teams:

North Cork CAMHS:The DBT Team, CAMHS Service, 31/32 Fair St., Mallow, Co. Cork; Tel: 022 44970

North Lee CAMHS:This team covers two areas, to contact the appropriate area, please review the following points of contact or read this team's DBT Programme Information Leaflet:

  • North Lee East (Dr. Louise Connolly's team); Tel: Karyn O'Connor 021 4927821
  • North Lee West (Dr. Finbarr O'Leary's team); Tel: Joanne Rolfe 021 4927864

South Lee/ West Cork CAMHS: Tel; 021 4357447 or read the team's DBT Programme Information Leaflet

or alternatively, please contact your GP or local community mental health team.