A Court Certified Counseling Programs for Santa Barbara County
ANGER MANAGEMENT SPECIALISTS
Catherine Steininger, M.A., Clinical Psychology - ED | 805-242-2502
Is the executive Director and directs Santa Barbara County Batterer's Intervention programs for men and women. Has 20 years experience working with DV 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
Deborah P, is a Registered Certified Addiction Specialist (CAS) from California Association of Addiction Recovery resources (CAARR) (CAS) 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. She also facilitates AMS's women's anger management group in which the focus is anger regulation and recovery from substance use.
2001-2008 Specialist II, Ventura County Behavioral Health
1998-2002 Life Steps Foundation, SLO
2006-2016 Crisis counselor at Domestic Violence Solutions
National Alliance on Mental Illness, Red Cross Mental Health Crisis Team during several fires, Santa Barbara County Crisis Line, Friends Outside in San Luis Obispo California Men Colony, Gryphon society, Conflict Resolution Program of the Central Coast.