Judy Osterhage

Judy Osterhage received her Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies from CSU Northridge and holds an Associate’s Degree and instructional credential in Early Childhood Education from Ventura College. She is currently a doctorate student at Fielding Graduate University, working towards her degree in Educational Leadership and Change. Judy is also the manager and coordinator for the Foster and Kinship Care Education Program at Santa Barbara City College and an advisor for the California Youth Connection. She is interested in family dynamics, early brain development, and the effects of early trauma on behavior and motivation.