Our Staff

Highest Standards, Nationally Recognized:

Clinical

Aaron Lohr, MA, LMFT
Clinical Director
Nancy Swanson
LMFT - Primary Therapist
Mike Endes, LMFT
Primary Therapist
Jamie Feldstein, LMFT
PHP Lead Therapist
Jennifer Moriarity
Primary Therapist
Roxan Malloy
MSW, BS, ACSW - Avalon Integrative Wellness Program Manager IOP & PHP
Jessica LaCount, MFTI
Program Director
Michelle Gross, MA, LMFT
Disordered Eating Specialist
Kristin Snowden, LMFT
Sex & Love Addiction Specialist

Medical

Shahla Modir, M.D.
Contracted Psychiatrist
Benjamin Shapiro, M.D.
Contracted Psychiatrist
Dr. Abe Malkin
Contracted Internist
Dr. Eugene Caine
Contracted Internist
Dr. Michael Z. Mekjian, Ph.D.
Psychologist / Neuropsych Testing
Melissa Apodaca RN, BSN
Director of Nursing
LaShanea Vallejo
LVN
Jackie Dutra
LVN
Joseph Sherzada
LVN

Admissions

Kelly Sweeney
Director of Admissions
Cyrus Gandhi, CADCA
Associate Admissions Director
Samantha Padakowski
Admissions Coordinator

Marketing

Dia Parsons, CADC II
Director of Business Development and Clinical Outreach

Operations

Margaret Giuffre
Director of Compliance and Quality (Administrator)
Peggy Gelber, RADT-I
Client Care Coordinator
Ronnie Powers, CATC
Alumni Coordinator
Joel Bedolla
Lead Resident Advocate
Andrew Hay
Resident Advocate
Grace Aversa RADT-I
Resident Advocate
David Meza
Resident Advocate
Tamra Dyer, CADC-II
Resident Advocate
Areli Silva
Resident Advisor
Soraya Mire
Kristopher Chavez
Monica Ruiz
Nicolle Esparo
Christopher Johnson
Holly Beese
Jillian Sydney
Hadar Ozery
Neil Davis
Zach Quinones
Resident Advocate

Specialists

Monica Lowe
Nutritionist
Margot Chambers, L.Ac.
Acupuncture and Holistic Medicine
Donna Edge
Yoga Instructor

Culinary/Chef

Housekeeping

Angelica Castellon
Housekeeping
Maggie Romero Morales
Housekeeping
Mercedes Estolano De Limon
Housekeeping

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