Each DBT Skills Group is facilitated by at least one person who meets the requirements to be listed in the TADBiT Therapist Directory, and the facilitators of these groups have committed to meet the requirements for groups, listed here.

The DBT Skills Groups on this page are standard DBT groups, designed for adults and following the standard DBT model. For other types of groups, please visit our Find a Skills Group page.

Carrboro

Facilitators: John Mader, LMFT & Nyra Hill, LCSW. Location: Carrboro. Meeting Time: Thursday, 4:30 PM-6:30 PM. Cost: $75 with sliding scale available. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: jmaderlmft@gmail.com; www.dbtfamilyskills.com.

DBT and Expressive Therapy Group. Facilitators: Andrew Elman MA, ATR, LPC. Location: North Carolina Art Therapy Institute, Carrboro. Meeting Time: Monday, 7 PM-9 PM. Cost: $120, which includes all art materials. Contact: andrewelmanlpc@gmail.com, 919-641-9660.

Cary

Facilitators: Katherine Bracken, Ph.D. & Aja Cann, LCSW, LCAS  Location: Cary, NC. Meeting Time: Tuesday, 5:15 PM-6:45 PM. Cost: $90 per group. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: 919-677-0101 ext. 525

Chapel Hill

Facilitators: Tiffany Sands, LPC & Sandra Vander Linde, LMFT. Location: Chapel Hill (near Durham). Meeting Time: Tuesday, 10:30 AM-12:15 PM. Cost: $50 with sliding scale slots available. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: skvanderlinde@gmail.com; 919.641.1211

Facilitators: Mareah C. Steketee, PhD, & Chuck Holton, LCSW. Location: Chapel Hill. Meeting Time: Tuesday, 4:15 PM-6:00 PM. Cost: $60 with low fee available. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: 919.929.1227 (Ask for Paige); hrc-pa.com.

Facilitators: Noreen Esposito, PMHNP & Beth McElhinny Hayden, LCSW. Location: Chapel Hill. Meeting Time: Wednesday, 1:00-2:30 PM. Cost: $65 with limited sliding scale available. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: beth@trianglelcsw.com.

Facilitators: Ardith Burkes & Melike Warrick. Location: Chapel Hill. Meeting Time: Wednesday, 6:00 PM-7:45 PM. Cost: Sliding scale: $25 to $50. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: 919.225.3345, ardithburkes@hotmail.com.

Durham

Facilitators: Lara Markovits, LCSW and Brittany Thompson, LCSW Location: Durham. Meeting Time: Thursday, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM. Cost: $50 per group. Contact: Brittany Thompson, LCSW, brittanythompsonlcsw@gmail.com  

Facilitators: Sammy F. Banawan, PhD, & Emily Michelman. Location: Durham. Meeting Time: Tuesday, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM. Cost: $60. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: Sammy: banawan@durhamdbt.com, 919-627-8675; http://www.durhamdbt.com

Facilitators: Kathryn Byars, Ph.D., & a trainee. Location: Durham. Meeting Time: Wednesday, 6:15 PM-7:45 PM. Cost: $75 per group. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: Kathryn Byars, 919.237.3321, adultdbt@tapclinicnc.com

Facilitators: Graduate Trainees/Interns of Duke DBT Team. Each is supervised by DBT therapists on TADBiT Directory. Location: Durham.  Meeting Times: Monday 1-3pm or 5:30-7:30pm; or Tuesday 11am-1pm; or Thursday 4-6pm In-Network Insurance: Medicaid, Medicare, self-pay and most commercial (except UBH, non-Duke CIGNA, BCBSNC Blue Local/Value) Contact: Dana, 919.684.6718

Facilitators:  Kristin Wyatt, PhD & Colleen Cowperthwait, PhD. Location: Durham. Meeting Time: Wednesday, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM. In-Network Insurance: Medicaid, self-pay and most commercial (except UBH, non-Duke CIGNA, BCBSNC Blue Local/Value) Contact: Kristin Wyatt, PhD  919.684.6162 ***** Patients must be 18 to 25 years old and have at least one parent or caregiver in the group. Caregivers attend skills training groups weekly alongside young adult patient.

Raleigh

Facilitators: Mareah C. Steketee, PhD, & Chuck Holton, LCSW. Location: Raleigh. Meeting Time: Wednesday, 5:00 PM-6:45 PM. Cost: $60 with low fee available. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: 919.929.1227 (Ask for Paige); hrc-pa.com.

Facilitators: Emily Harrison LCSW, LCAS; Anna Erb LCSW, LCASA. Location: Raleigh. Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. Cost: $60 with low fee available. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: Emily Harrison (919) 589-3551 or bewellingtherapy@gmail.com

Facilitators: Emily Harrison LCSW, LCAS; Anna Erb LCSW, LCASA. Location: Raleigh. Meeting Time: Fridays, 12:00 PM-2:00 PM. Cost: $60 with low fee available. In-Network Insurance: None. Contact: Emily Harrison (919) 589-3551 or bewellingtherapy@gmail.com