Age 4-10

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Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation
(805) 962-7466
Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation advocates for families living in Santa Barbara, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo counties that have a child with cancer by providing financial, educational, and emotional support.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe, San Luis Obispo, Ventura County
The Sea League
310-561-3973
Categories
The Sea League (TSL) is removing the barriers of entry and giving kids ages 6-13 the opportunity to consistently practice being in the ocean.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, advocacy
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
Therapist: Amy Hermann
805-280-2502
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT) specializing in Talk Therapy, Art Therapy, Anxiety, Depression (Mild-Moderate), Stress Management, Communication Skills, ADHD, Self-esteem, Life Transitions, Trauma, Social Skills, and Self-Care.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate)
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc
License #
MFC46938
805-450-0308
Parent-child relationships, Youth, Trauma, Self-esteem, Depression, Anxiety, LGBTQ+
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, recovery & aftercare
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
License #
75825
Therapist: Claire Blakey
805-453-0445
I specialize in treating: body image, eating disorders, anxiety, depression and perinatal mental health (pregnancy and postpartum).
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate)
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
License #
119518
Therapist: Crystal Ramirez
805-364-3094
Private therapy office in Goleta (telehealth is also available). Out of network provider with superbill available.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate)
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling, parenting coaching, perinatal & postpartum
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
License #
LMFT 48909
805-770-1106
Associate therapist experienced in treating clients struggling with grief, anxiety, depression, immigration issues, racial identity, relationship conflicts, stress, self-esteem, trauma, and more.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, recovery & aftercare
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
License #
AMFT 120352
Therapist: Debra Dalton Stein
805-637-1050
Therapist specializing in Anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), and Body Dismorphic Disorder (BDD).
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
License #
27111
Therapist: Johni Hull
805-455-7783
I work primarily with children, teens, young adults, and families. My specialty is working with youths and families experiencing issues related to trauma, substance abuse, mood disorder, anxiety, depression, and attachment issues.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention, recovery & postvention
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
License #
121374
Therapist: Julia Cushing
312-520-4939
I am a play therapist trained in Theraplay and Child Centered Play Therapy and have a lot of experience working with youth, up to 12 years of age who have experienced trauma. I enjoy working with bio & adoptive families. I can provide individual or family therapy.
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling, parenting coaching
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Lompoc
License #
108448
Therapist: Kara Petersen
805-707-2074
Associate therapist working in bereavement/grief, anxiety and panic disorders, depression, family conflict and divorce, school-related issues, suicidal ideation, and self-harming behaviors. Trained in therapies including: Psychodynamic, Jungian, attachment-based, trauma-focused CBT, and play therapy.
Regions
Santa Barbara-Goleta
License #
AMFT 126471
Therapist: Leah Miner
805-665-8052
Leah Miner, LMFT combines trauma-informed, evidence-based techniques such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Solution-focused Therapy with play, interactive exercises, and conversation seeking to get to know you and make therapy a personal, meaningful, enjoyable, and effective experience.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate), recovery & aftercare
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling, parenting coaching
Regions
Carpinteria, Ventura County
License #
LMFT 96856
805-406-6853
Child and Adolescent Therapist specializing in Play therapy, adolescent therapy, family therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)

Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate)
Parent & Caregiver Resources
therapy-counseling, parenting coaching
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
License #
124044
805-626-0113
Specializes in bereavement/grief, eating disorders, substance use, self-harm, and trauma.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley
Tri-Counties Regional Center
Santa Barbara 805-962-7881, Santa Maria 805-922-4640
Tri-Counties Regional Center provides supports and services for individuals with developmental disabilities so that they may live fully and safely as active and independent members of our community. The diagnoses that qualify for services are Intellectual Disability, Autism, Epilepsy, and Cerebral Palsy.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Parent & Caregiver Resources
support groups
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe, San Luis Obispo, Ventura County
United Boys and Girls Club
805-681-1315
Boys and Girls Club of Santa Barbara strives to provide high quality programs that engage the youth we serve and enhance their learning. Programs include education and career development, leadership and character development, health and life skills, the arts, sports and recreation, and Camp Whittier.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc
United Way of Santa Barbara
805-965-8591
Categories
United Way offers a continuum of integrated services in three focus areas: School Readiness and Academic Achievement, Financial Empowerment, and Response and Recovery in Times of Community Crisis.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
Victim-Witness Assistance Program
805-568-2408
The District Attorney's Office Crime Victim Witness Assistance Program is available to victims of crime and their family members. Information and assistance navigating the criminal justice system and resources, referrals and financial assistance available. Legal residency is not a requirement, and services are free.
Levels of Care
crisis resources & hotlines, recovery & postvention, advocacy
Parent & Caregiver Resources
basic needs & financial assistance, legal services
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta, Santa Ynez Valley, Lompoc, Santa Maria & Guadalupe
Wilderness Youth Project
805-964-8096
Categories
Wilderness Youth Project (WYP) connects kids from all backgrounds to Santa Barbara’s natural beauty through small groups guided by expert mentors during the school day, after school and in summer.
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta
805-698-0324
Dr. David Hernandez is a pediatrician specializing in the care of children, adolescents and young adults with an Eating Disorder
Levels of Care
prevention & wellness, treatment & intervention (mild to moderate)
Regions
Carpinteria, Santa Barbara-Goleta