Meet Our Team

Our Helix Treatment Centers team members are chosen for their ability to provide you with the most advanced care possible and their dedication to delivering an extraordinary treatment experience. When you arrive at Helix, you will know that you are in a safe place—one of kindness, expertise, and genuine compassion for the healing process.

Paula Perez

Paula Perez

Executive Director

Michelle Kole, Ph.D., SEP

Michelle Kole, Ph.D., SEP

Clinical Director

Al Alam, MD

Al Alam, MD

Psychiatrist

Yaron Pruginin, PsyD

Yaron Pruginin, PsyD

Psychologist

Gayle Henry, LCSW, SEP

Gayle Henry, LCSW, SEP

Residential Therapist

Antoinette Mastronardi, MA, AMFT

Antoinette Mastronardi, MA, AMFT

Residential Therapist

Soleil Hepner, C-IAYT

Soleil Hepner, C-IAYT

Mind & Body Group Therapist

John Dupler, Ph.D.

John Dupler, Ph.D.

Neurofeedback Technician

Ursula Ridens, RDN

Ursula Ridens, RDN

Dietitian

Kathy San Filippo, AMFT, CCTSII

Kathy San Filippo, AMFT, CCTSII

Experiential and Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy

Alison Scola, LMT, C-IAYT, E-RYT 500

Alison Scola, LMT, C-IAYT, E-RYT 500

Certified Yoga Therapist and Licensed Massage Therapist

Kelly Dubowski, RN

Kelly Dubowski, RN

Registered Nurse

Kelly Monarch

Kelly Monarch

Admissions Advisor

Tonda Williams

Tonda Williams

Admissions Advisor