domestic violence anger management court certified programs for Santa Barbara County
ANGER MANAGEMENT SPECIALISTS
DEBRA BIRD-WALTER, is a Certified Abuse and Drug Addiction Counselor and group counseling facilitator. She has extensive experience working with diverse court mandated, DUI and BIP clients facilitating groups, and psycho-education classes.
CATHERINE STEININGER M.A.C.P, Executive Director. Has 20 years experience working with DV offenders, and survivors. Actively collaborates with Santa Barbara County Probation and courts to reduce intergenerational transmission of violence for current and future generations. Speaks fluent French.
DEBORAH REDDING-STEWART, LMFT - Clinical supervisor. Can be reached at 805-588-1410. Is currently is a professor in the Psychology department at Allan Hancock College since 1980 and provides clinical supervision.
DEBBIE PASTOR, C.A.S, is a Certified Addiction Specialist California Addiction Programs and group counseling facilitator. Fluent in Spanish, and German, she has extensive experience working with diverse court mandated, clients facilitating groups, and psycho-education classes.
EMMANUEL ITIER- Facilitator in Training at AMS
Is a humanitarian filmmaker for the last 20 years and has found a calling to be of service to the others. His primary focus is a deep look within and work through healing our relationships with ourselves and with others. Emmanuel is fluent in French, English and Spanish.