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Curriculum Vitae

Robert B. Bannister, M.A., M.F.T.
LMFT27664 (1/91) ~ CAQH 11867135 ~ NPI# 1891809232
621 Chapala Street ~ Suite C    Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Office: 805-705-3987 Fax: 866-294-0916 Email:  rob@robbannistermft.com
 
 
Clinical Experience

9/05 – Present            Private Practice
Santa Barbara, CA
 
1/88 – 2/2014           Sansum Medical Clinic; Department of Psychiatry
 
1/01 – 7/04                Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics
                                    Group Facilitator – Hepatitis C Patient/Family Group
 
8/96 – Present            Genesis Project Consultants
                                    Therapeutic Community Development
 
3/90 – 6/91                Central Coast Headway
                                    Director, Drug Diversion Program
 
2/88 –6/90                 Private Practice – Internship
                                    Randy Jaffe, MFCC Supervisor
 
11/86 2/88                 Intern Counselor
                                    Santa Barbara Counseling Center
 
1/86 – 10/86              Intern Counselor
                                    Pincrest Hospital, CDTP [Intensive In-patient Treatment Program)
 
 
 
Hospital Affiliations
1/93 – 12/02              Cottage Hospital, Department of Psychiatry
                                    Allied Health Professional
 
1/93 – 12/02             Lompoc District Hospital
                                    Allied Health Professional
 

Ancillary Experience

1/94 – Present           Family Therapy Training Seminars
                                    Sansum – Santa Barbara Medical Foundation Clinic
                                    Training therapist
 
9/88 – 6/90                Santa Barbara City College, Adult Education
                                    Class Instructor
 
 
Civic Activity
6/96 – 6/97                Santa Barbara County Advisory Board on Drug and Alcohol Problems
                                    Third District Representative
 
Education

1/88                            Degree: Master of Arts, Counseling Psychology
                                    Pacifica Graduate Institute; Summerland, CA
                                    (Formerly “Human Relations Institute”)
 
1/82                            Concordia Theological Seminary
                                    Springfield, IL
 
6/80                            Degree: Bachelor of Professional Arts
                                    Brooks Institute; Santa Barbara, CA
 
Professional Affiliations

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists – Clinical Member
 
Malpractice

 CPH & Associates                             Policy # PHCP060472                     1ML/5ML           No Claims
Chicago, IL                                          Insured 9/05 – Present

 
Extracurricular

Photography