Community Resources

Doctors, Trans approved.

Transgender children and adults deserve medical providers who are confident of their trans-supportive skill sets. The following providers have been recommended by members of our community.

Pediatricians

 

Dr. Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Center for Trans Youth Health/Development

5000 Sunset Blvd., 4th floor

Los Angeles, CA 90027

(323) 361-5372

Website

Dr. Charish Barry, MD

Petite Pediatrics

510 West Pueblo Street

Santa Barbara, CA 

(805) 845-1221

Website

 

Dental Care

 

Dr. White & Grube, Orthodontist

2950 State St.

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

(805) 962-7441

Website

 

Dr. Strafford-Jones, Dentist

Dr. Jeffrey Stratford-Jones, D.D.S.
5370 Hollister Ave., Ste. E
Santa Barbara, CA
(805)967-0344
sbgreatsmiles.com

 

 

Optometry

 

Eye & Vision Care

5300 Hollister Ave.

Santa Barbara, CA 93111
(805) 692-6977

Website

 

Primary Care Providers

 

Dr. Jake Donaldson, MD

Santa Paula West Medical Clinic

254 W Harvard Blvd

Santa Paula, CA 93060

(805) 229-0210

Dr. Chuck Fenzi

East Side Neighborhood Clinic

915 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

(805) 963-1641

Ana Sofia DeVaney, PA-C

Isla Vista Neighborhood Clinic

970 Embarcadero del Mar

Isla Vista, CA 93117

(805) 968-1511

Carrie Brothers, PA-C

Jackson Medical Group

220 Pacific Oaks Rd., Goleta

(805) 969-4646

and

5333 Hollister Ave, #110, Goleta

(805) 683-0055

Dr. Patsy Tsang, MD

Pesetas Multi-Specialty Clinic

215 Pesetas Lane

Santa Barbara, CA 93110

(805) 681-7500

Reproductive Endocrinology

Santa Barbara Fertility Center
536 East Arrellaga, Suite 201
Santa Barbara, Ca 93103
info@santabarbarafertility.com
Office: (805) 965-3400
Fax: (805) 965-1222

Hormone Therapy Providers

 

YOUTH SERVICES

 

Dr. Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Center for Transyouth Health/Development

5000 Sunset Blvd., 4th floor

Los Angeles, CA 90027

(323) 361-5372

Website

Ana Sofia DeVaney, PA-C

Isla Vista Neighborhood Clinic

970 Embarcadero del Mar

Isla Vista, CA 93117

(805) 968-1511

 

ADULT SERVICES

 

PRIDE Clinic every Monday Morning

Santa Paula West Medical Clinic

254 W Harvard Blvd

Santa Paula, CA 93060

(805) 229-0210

 

Dr. Denise Taylor, MD

77 Casa Street  Suite 204

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805) 269-1503

dtaylor@chccc.org

 

Ana Sofia DeVaney, PA-C

Isla Vista Neighborhood Clinic

970 Embarcadero del Mar

Isla Vista, CA 93117

(805) 968-1511

Carrie Brothers, PA-C

Jackson Medical Group

220 Pacific Oaks Rd., Goleta

(805) 969-4646

and

5333 Hollister Ave, #110, Goleta

(805) 683-0055

 

 

Support Group for Trans* People and their People

Counseling and
Therapy

YOUTH SERVICES

 

Community Counseling and Education Center

(805) 962-3363

Website

 

Pacific Pride Foundation Counseling Services

(805) 963-3636

Website

Sean Baker, LMFT

Website

 

Bren Fraser, MA, MFT

(805) 965-0448

brenthetherapist.com

Danah Williams, MA, MFT

805.804.5608

Website

ADULT SERVICES

 

Bren Fraser, MA, MFT

(805) 965-0448

brenthetherapist.com

Jenn Kennedy, MFT, CSAT

Specialties: Sex, Gender, Addiction
805-699-6834

Website

 

Jessica Liberman, PsyD  

(805) 453-3882

Website

 

Jill Rubin, LCSW

(805) 623-4177

Website

 

Karen Dias, Psy.D.
(805) 250-6615

Website

Pacific Pride Foundation Counseling Services

(805) 963-3636

Website

Rudi Lion, MA, MFT
(805) 453-4826

Website

Sean Baker, LMFT 

Website

Psychiatric Care

 

YOUTH SERVICES

 

Dr. Yvonne Ferguson, MD, MPH 

Pediatric/Adolescent Psychiatrist

(805) 967-6967

 

ADULT SERVICES

Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics

All clinics offer Behavioral Health Services including Psychiatric Care.

Suicide Prevention

TRANS LIFELINE

Trans Lifeline is a non-profit dedicated to the well being of transgender people.  We run a hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people. Trans Lifeline volunteers are ready to respond to whatever support needs members of our community might have.

 

Toll Free Hotline:  (800) 565-8860

Website

 

ALLY MOMS

Ally Moms are moms across the US, Canada, and Australia that have transgender childrens of varying ages. Many of you out there do not have the support you so richly deserve. As “Ally Moms”, we have lots of LOVE and understanding to go around. Do you need a friendly ear to just listen? Do you just want to ask a question or say “hello?” It is so important to us that anyone who is transitioning or thinking about coming out has the tools they need.

 

Website

 

THE TREVOR PROJECT

The leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.

 

T: (886) 488-7386

Website

 

 

 

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T7) 565-8860

 

Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders
 

Bren Fraser, MA, MFT

(805) 965-0448

Website

 

Danah Williams, MA, LMFT

(805) 804-5608

Website

Welcoming Faith Communities

 

Many transgender people and families have had negative experiences in their faith communities. Santa Barbara has very welcoming spaces, that support out and proud transgender, genderfluid, gender non-binary, and agender members. Contact one of these faith communities today to learn more about these open and affirming spaces. 

First Congregational Church of Santa Barbara

2101 State Street

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

(805) 682-7146 x 12

Website

Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara

The Rev. Julia Hamilton

1535 Santa Barbara Street

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

(805) 965-4583

Website

Trinity Episcopal Church

The Rev. Carren Sheldon

1500 State Street

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

(805) 965-7419

Email

Website

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