Kristine J. Schwarz – Santa Barbara Psychotherapy

510 State Street, Suite 270, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Kristine J. Schwarz, MA, MFT, LPCC – Santa Barbara Psychotherapy

Santa Barbara Psychotherapy… A safe place for big feelings.

Are you struggling or overwhelmed with depression, anxiety or issues with anger?

Is your relationship troublesome or even falling apart?

Are you having difficulties at work?

Has something happened recently or in your past that you need to talk to somebody about?

Do you turn to drugs, prescription medication or alcohol to calm your nerves or escape from the every day stress and challenges in your life?

Do you want to make changes in your life but don’t know how?

Take control back. Make a change now.

Santa Barbara Psychotherapy can help.

Santa Barbara Psychotherapy services include:

  • Individual therapy sessions
  • Couples counseling sessions
  • Group therapy sessions
  • Family therapy sessions
  • Family intervention services
  • Confidential drug and alcohol testing
  • Career and vocational counseling and assessment


Monday – Friday; Day and evening hours available by appointment only.

Saturday and Sunday; Weekend sessions available by appointment only.

Call Santa Barbara Psychotherapy: 805-452-4054

For a free phone consultation with a therapist
To schedule an appointment with a therapist
To find out whether counseling is right for you
To learn about what happens in psychotherapy
To better understand more about mental health services
Your phone call with the counselor will remain absolutely positively confidential.

Areas of Treatment Focus

  • Addictions and Substance Abuse/Dependency
  • Emotional, Verbal and Physical Abuse
  • Intimate Partner Violence
  • Anger Management
  • Relationship Issues
  • Depression
  • Anxiety or Fears
  • Divorce
  • Life Transitions
  • OCD
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Creative Arts Issues
  • Career Transitions
  • Vocational Assessment

About Kristine J. Schwarz, M.A., MFT, LPCC

Santa Barbara PsychotherapyFounder and Owner of Santa Barbara Psychotherapy®, Kristine J. Schwarz, is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, License # MFC 44909; and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, License # LPCC 994.Founder and Owner of Santa Barbara Psychotherapy®.

Kristine provides therapeutic services to clients struggling with the challenges of interpersonal relationships and the stresses of every day life.  Kristine has worked with adults, youth, couples, and families in various therapeutic settings including:  Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Domestic Violence Solutions of Santa Barbara County, Goleta Valley Union School District, Working Alternatives Federal Prisoner Reentry Program, and Full Spectrum Recovery.  As well, she previously served as Core Faculty and the Masters in Clinical Psychology Clinical Training Director at Antioch University Santa Barbara.

Mental Health Professional Association Affiliation Includes:

  • Cambridge Who’s Who Registry
  • American Psychological Association
  • California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
  • American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
  • National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors

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