Ben Thornley

DBT Therapist

Priory Wellbeing Centre Oxford (staff)

3rd Floor Thomas Hull House
3-7 New Inn Hall Street

Location telephone: 01865 262 080

Location email:

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Consultant telephone: 01865 262080

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Ben Thornley

Ben specialises in the following areas:

  • General Psychology
  • CBT
  • DBT
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress
  • Eating Disorders
  • Bereavement
  • Self-harm/suicidal thoughts
  • Family conflict
  • Anger management
  • Emotion regulation
  • Mindfulness

Ben has had several careers, including working as a primary school teacher, a social worker and a mental health practitioner with six years in adult services and seven in CAMHS.


MSc in Applied Social Sciences (Oxon)


PGCE (Primary School)

Postgraduate Diploma in Systemic Family Practice for Children and Young People

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Intensive Training Parts I and II, and DBT Skills Training Workshop

MSc Systemic Psychotherapy (to be completed Sept 2017)