Domestic Violence and Anger Management Court Certified Programs for Santa Barbara County
ANGER MANAGEMENT SPECIALISTS
Catherine Steininger, M.A., Clinical Psychology 805-242-2502 - Executive Director for AMS. Has 20 years experience working with domestic violence offenders, and survivors. Catherine actively collaborates with Santa Barbara County Probation & judicial staff to reduce intergenerational transmission of violence for current and future generations. She is bilingual in French and English.
2006 Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology
Deborah Redding-Stewart, LMFT - Clinical supervisor
805-588-1410. Is currently is a professor in the Psychology department at Allan Hancock College since 1980 and provides clinical supervision. Read more.
1980-Current- Psychology department at Allan Hancock
2016-2019 BIP Counselor Group facilitator
2006-2016 Crisis counselor at DVS
Debbie Pastor, is a Certified Addiction Specialist (CAS) from California Addiction Programs and group counseling facilitator. She is fluent in Spanish, German and English. Debbie has extensive experience working with diverse court mandated clients facilitating groups, and psycho-education classes.
Specialist II, Ventura County Behavioral Health
Specialist I, San Luis Obispo County Drug and Alcohol Services
Clinical Psychology Master's program, CA Lutheran University.
Bachelor of Arts, University of California: Psychology and Anthro
Addiction and Substance Abuse Counseling
S.T.O.P Program BIP treatment
12 step programs (AA/NA) and SMART Recovery
DUI Programing / Crisis counseling / Trauma / Conflict Resolution and Mediation