Careers

About SBBH

We are an affiliation of psychiatrists, psychologists, licensed clinical social workers, and marriage and family therapists who have served patients of all ages in the Santa Barbara area for more than 25 years.

We take pride in our ability to accept most insurance plans and provide quick access to care. Our providers make themselves available to accommodate busy schedules by offering appointments evenings and weekends.

Open Positions

Psychiatrist – Child & Adolescent

Psychiatrist – Child and Adolescent

Santa Barbara Behavioral Health offers flexible schedules and empowers our psychiatrists to determine the best course of treatment for each individual patient (whether it be medication management, psychotherapy, or both). You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with other psychiatrists and independently licensed therapists.

Compensation/Benefits Include

  • Competitive compensation package over $300K
  • Sign-on bonus
  • 401K with 4% match
  • Health/dental/vision/disability
  • Malpractice insurance
  • License and DEA renewals paid

Position Details:

  • Clinical team includes board certified psychiatrists, psychologists, and independently licensed therapists
  • Psychiatrist will determine their weekly schedule
  • Initial assessments 60-minutes, follow-up/therapy 45-minutes, medication management 30-minutes

Qualifications:

  • Psychiatrist must have a current, valid license to practice in the State of California
  • DEA registration certification, unencumbered
  • BE/BC
  • Bilingual – Spanish speaking is preferred; not required

​​For immediate, confidential consideration, please send your CV to:

Ashley Pitts
Director, Practice Development
Santa Barbara Behavioral Health – A LifeStance Company
[email protected]

Licensed Psychologist

Licensed Psychologist

Santa Barbara Behavioral Health offers flexible schedules and empowers our clinicians to determine the best course of treatment for each individual patient. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with psychiatrists and other independently licensed therapists.

Position Details

  • Employed position with competitive compensation
  • Teams include psychiatrists, psychologists and other licensed therapists
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Personal Time Off
  • License Renewal
  • 401K with matching

Requirements

  • Provider must have a current, valid independent license to practice in the State of California
  • PsyD or PhD

Preferred Qualifications and Experience

  • Can see Child and Adolescent Patients as well as Adults
  • Bilingual- Spanish Speaking
  • Experience managing eating disorders
  • Experience managing chronic illnesses

For immediate, confidential consideration, please send your CV to:

Ashley Pitts
Director, Practice Development
Santa Barbara Behavioral Health – A LifeStance Company
[email protected]

Licensed Therapist – LCSW, MFT

Licensed Therapist

Santa Barbara Behavioral Health offers flexible schedules and empowers our clinicians to determine the best course of treatment for each individual patient. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with psychiatrists and other independently licensed therapists.

Position Details

  • Employed position with competitive compensation
  • Teams include psychiatrists, psychologists and other licensed therapists
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Personal Time Off
  • License Renewal
  • 401K with matching

Requirements

  • Provider must have a current, valid independent license to practice in the State of California
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), and Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT)

Preferred Qualifications and Experience

  • Can see Child and Adolescent Patients as well as Adults
  • Bilingual- Spanish Speaking
  • Experience managing eating disorders
  • Experience managing chronic illnesses

For immediate, confidential consideration, please send your CV to:

Ashley Pitts
Director, Practice Development
Santa Barbara Behavioral Health – A LifeStance Company
[email protected]

Director of Operations

Director of Operations

Santa Barbara Behavioral Health has been providing access to behavioral healthcare through insurance for 25 years. We are now looking for an Executive Director, someone who is energized by the prospect of leading our competent and caring team into our future – building on our successes and capitalizing on new opportunities.

Put simply, your responsibilities would be to lead our operations and to develop business.

  • Manage Operations
    • Sustain and enhance staff morale
    • Supervise Office Manager, Insurance Coordinator, Bookkeeper and Software Engineer
    • Liaise with SBBH psychiatrists, psychologists, LCSWs and MFTs
    • Oversee facilities management

You would need:

  • Bachelors degree
  • Demonstrated success in organizational leadership
  • Clear and effective communication skills
  • Behavioral health license would be a plus

You would have the following characteristics:

  • Lean in to challenges with confidence developed through your history of prior successes
  • Approach clinicians and other team members with humility respect and grace
  • Enjoy engaging the puzzle of finding the best pathway to our goals

For immediate, confidential consideration, please send your CV to:

Marcy Osborn
Human Resources
Santa Barbara Behavioral Health – A LifeStance Company
[email protected]

Complete our simple intake form to see if your insurance plan covers SBBH services