About Us

About DBT Online

DBT Online is the culmination of Sarah Turner and Sheree Irwin’s extensive experience as MBACP Accredited DBT Therapists & Psychotherapists. With a combined experience of over 15 years, they have witnessed first-hand the transformative power of Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) in helping individuals struggling with emotional regulation, distress, unhealthy coping mechanisms, and difficulties in maintaining meaningful relationships.

Making DBT more accessible

Sarah and Sheree have developed a unique and comprehensive online DBT programme, believing everyone should have the opportunity to benefit from this evidence-based therapy.

Sarah and Sheree provide effective therapy that equips individuals with essential skills to manage emotions, navigate life’s challenges, and cultivate healthier relationships. They are committed to making a positive impact on the lives of their clients, empowering them to live more fulfilling and balanced lives.

Sarah Turner

A wealth of clinical experience at The Priory Group and a thriving private practice

Sarah’s professional journey began after life-altering events led her to find solace in therapeutic support, a journey that inspired her to become a therapist. Sarah provides support to individuals dealing with a wide range of mental health concerns and relationship difficulties. Sarah is intensively trained by British Isles DBT Training.

Sheree Irwin

A Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling and has been BACP accredited since 2005

Sheree Irwin’s path began with personal introspection and the desire for positive change. Sheree holds . Sheree became a qualified Life Coach in 2004 and became DBT Intensively trained whilst working at the Priory Hospital, where she went on to develop and implement DBT programmes.

Sara Swinn

An Accredited Counsellor and Psychotherapist with a Diploma in Integrative Counselling


Sara’s journey started when she became interested in spirituality which led to exploring different ways of helping people reach their potential. Sara qualified in 2009 and is an Accredited Counsellor and Psychotherapist with a Diploma in Integrative Counselling. She is also trained in Creative Therapies and Relationship Counselling. Sara has a busy practice in Colchester. Sara also teaches students to become qualified Integrative Counsellors. Sara is a Lead Tutor on an Accredited Diploma Counselling Course. Sara has knowledge of DBT and is currently undergoing her formal training.

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