Terra is the Clinical Director for The Bridge Santa Barbara. Terra oversees the clinical team, including Clinicians, Counselors, Client Services, and Continuing Care Coordinator. She has been working in the addictions and mental health fields since 1993. Terra is specialized in the field of Sex, Love and Relationship Addiction.
The Bridge to Recovery- Santa BarbaraADD YOUR REVIEW
- Insurance is not Accepted
- Financing is not Available
- Medicare is not Accepted
- Medicaid is not Accepted
The Bridge to Recovery specializes in programs designed to assist individuals and affected family members suffering from codependency, trauma, anxiety, anger issues, depression, obsessive thought patterns, compulsive behaviors and other negative behavior patterns.
The following is based on a combination of Surveys of Alumni, Staff, Loved Ones, and Reviews and Ratings from around the web.
Reviews at a Glance
Trauma and traumatic experiences result from highly stressful events that shatter a person’s sense of safety, security and serenity. In many cases, trauma renders one helpless and vulnerable or hardened and volatile in a world perceived as dangerous. In many cases, traumatic experiences entail a threat to life or overall well-being, but any situation that leaves a person feeling overwhelmed and alone can be traumatic, even if it doesn’t involve physical harm. It’s not the objective facts that determine whether an event is traumatic, but one’s interpretation of the event. The more anxious, panicky and paralyzed a person feels, the more likely the persona has been traumatized.
Our program is designed for all members of the addictive family system (but not concurrently). Our groups consist of people with a wide array of negative behavior patterns, including substance issues, relationship problems, sexual compulsivity, eating/food issues, workaholism, perfectionism, control and caretaking, misery and martyrdom, rage and anger, and anxiety and depression. We apply twelve-step principles to all of these self-defeating, unmanageable habits.
Terra Holbrook, MSW, LCSW, CADC - Clinical Director
Mahnaz Anissian, Ph.D., LMFT; - Counselor
Certified Dance Movement Instructor Mahnaz Anissian, Ph.D. is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She also has a second Masters degree in Dance/Movement Therapy from UCLA, and a Ph.D. in Depth psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara. She has been working as a therapist/social worker with adults, children, and families through different organizations and psychiatric hospitals since 1993. Her specialty areas are working with relationship issues, trauma, depression, Co-dependency, and process addiction.
How Our Helpline Works
For those seeking addiction treatment for themselves or a loved one, the Recovery.org helpline is a private and convenient solution.
Calls to any general helpline (non-facility specific 1-8XX numbers) for your visit will be answered by American Addiction Centers (AAC).
We are standing by 24/7 to discuss your treatment options. Our representatives work solely for AAC and will discuss whether an AAC facility may be an option for you.
Our helpline is offered at no cost to you and with no obligation to enter into treatment. Neither Recovery.org nor AAC receives any commission or other fee that is dependent upon which treatment provider a visitor may ultimately choose.
For more information on AAC's commitment to ethical marketing and treatment practices, or to learn more about how to select a treatment provider, visit our About AAC page.