Loralie Yzerman, RN, Director of Nursing

Director of Outpatient Services – Paul d’Entremont

Brett Drummond, RADT-I, Director of Admissions – Brett Drummond has worked in the Addiction Treatment Field since 2008. As Gay Men Institute Director of Admissions, Brett strives to create a comfortable admissions process for all our clients. Brett has been the Director of Admissions for the past two years for Sunspire Health Desert Palms. Brett has also held positions such as Recovery Tech Manager and Program Manager for Sunspire Health. Prior to these roles, Brett worked for the Betty Ford Center in Rancho Mirage, CA and Axis Residential Treatment in Indian Wells, CA. Brett strives to ensure that all patients are given thorough and comprehensive admission.

Primary Therapist – Perla Rae, MFT

Primary Therapist – Noella Barb, AMFT

Intake Team

Kevin Berkes

Kevin Berkes

Vice President of Admissions

Shawna Toms

Shawna Toms

Intake Manager – Recovery Centers & IOP

Adrianna Hernandez

Adrianna Hernandez

Intake Coordinator

Josh Calvert

Josh Calvert

Intake Coordinator

Julie Goode

Julie Goode

Intake Coordinator

Kera Duckworth

Kera Duckworth

Intake Coordinator

Trisha McCullen

Trisha McCullen

Intake Coordinator

Ginny Dodge

Ginny Dodge

Intake Coordinator

Josh Saunders

Josh Saunders

Intake Coordinator

Lisa Gorski

Intake Admissions Nurse

Summer Alonso

Intake Admissions Nurse – Evenings / Weekends

Gay Men's Institute
Call Intake: 760-767-8068