Dr. Hamid Fadavi D.O.
Board Certified Doctor
Dr. Hamid Fadavi is a Board certified and fellowship-trained pain physician. He completed his training in Interventional Pain Management through Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. Dr. Fadavi performed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Baylor College of Medicine and University of Texas PM&R Alliance, where he served as the Chief Resident
Dr. Fadavi graduated from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine where he was an anatomy mentor and chapter president of American Medical Student Association and was honored with multiple leadership awards and scholarship. Before attending medical school, Dr. Fadavi had practiced physical therapy for nine years. In 1995 The World Congress of Physical Therapy was honored to have Dr. Fadavi presenting his research on managing labor pain using electrical stimulation at their 12th international meeting in Washington, DC. Dr. Fadavi has been involved in multiple research projects and continues to participate in research activities and publishings. Dr. Fadavi is a member of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, International Spine Intervention Society, and American Osteopathic Association. Dr. Fadavi’s background and training as a diagnostician in neuro-musculoskeletal field and multidisciplinary therapeutic approach makes him very unique in the field of pain management. His area of expertise includes pain management, musculoskeletal disease, sport injury, and spasticity management. Dr. Fadavi’s treatment approach includes using medical management, interventional procedures, osteopathic manipulation, and collaboration with other specialists in the team including physical/occupational therapists and psychologists.
Dr. Elahe Sagart, M.D.
Board Certified Doctor
Diplomat of and Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Clinical Area of Interest: General Psychiatric Disorders (Mood, Anxiety, Psychotic, Personality and Substance Abuse disorders: ages 18 and up) Psychoanalysis and Individual Psychodynamic Psychotherapy.
Clinical Orientation: Psychoanalytic, Psychodynamic and Bio-Psycho-Social Model
Dr. Dana Iyer Ph.D.
Dr. Dana Iyer is a licensed clinical psychologist practicing in Orange County. Trained in diverse approaches to psychotherapy, including cognitive behavioral and psychodynamic, she tailors treatment to the needs of each client, recognizing the importance of ethnicity and multicultural issues in treatment. She maintains a
Dr. Sandra J. Hanna, DC, LAc
Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, and Holistic Chiropractic.
A native to Orange County, Dr. Hanna practices Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, and Holistic Chiropractic. She was a Presidential Scholar at the University of San Diego, earning degrees in Biology, Chemistry, and English Literature.
She is certified in Yoga Instruction, Applied Kinesiology, Hypnotherapy, and is also a Reiki Master. Dr. Hanna’s mission is to help heal the body through holistic natural means.
Dr. Fred Bekhrad, PhD
Certified Neurofeedback Specialist
Dr. Fred Bekhrad received his B.A. in Biology with minors in Premed and Psychology, M.S. in Clinical Rehabilitation Engineering and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from St. Louis, Washington and Iowa State Universities, respectively.
Dr. Yi Jin, M.D.
Dr. Jin is a neuroscientist with over 25 years of experience in clinical psychiatric and electrophysiological research. His specialty in electroencephalogram (EEG) is particularly suitable to the work at Harmony Heals. His electrophysiological works
Dr. Payam Ataii, D.M.D.
Dr. Payam Ataii is a graduate of Tufts Dental School and has been in practice for over 15 years. He has experience in a wide range of dental areas including laser dentistry, oral surgery, cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, periodontics, and pedodontics.
Carla Martin-Naragon, MA, LMFT
Marriage & Family Therapist
Carla Naragon is pleased to announce her new affiliation with Gina & Farid Tabrizy at Harmony Heals, Laguna Hills CA. Carla appreciates the value that a healing community has to offer and is pleased to become a part of this talented and compassionate group
Randy Moraitis, MA, CIP, BCPC
Interventionist and President, CarePossible, Inc.
Randy is a masters level Certified Intervention Professional who is passionate about saving lives and saving families from addiction and mental health issues.
Randy is a multi-certified
Andrea Brokaw, BS
Certified Neurofeedback Specialist
Andrea Brokaw who has worked with addiction, anxiety, depression, and ADHD. She completed her bachelor’s degree in psychology from The University of Arizona, where her interest in understanding the workings of the brain
Mary Lou Vergara, CMT
Certified Massage Therapist
Mary Lou Vergara is a Certified Massage Therapist with over 800 hours of Massage and Bodywork Training. Mary Lou is a graduate of Healing Hands School of Holistic Health, has over 20 years of experience. Mary Lou
Denise Sher Rassp
I have maintained an 80 pound weight loss for 30 yrs. I have over 4,500 satisfied clients.
Reasons for working at HH: Harmony Heals allows me to be able to practice my expertise in a holistic
Lou Cirignano, CR
Lou Cirignano is a horse enthusiast whose riding experience and love for animals led her naturally to the equine healing world. Although she is not a professional therapist, Lou has found a great inner strength using horses as a catalyst for
Brianna Leahy, BS
Brianna Leahy’s passion for horses began at the young age of 6 when her mother and father purchased riding lessons for her birthday at the Serrano Creek Equestrian Center. 18 years later, Brianna’s passion for horses has
Dr. Robert Bombalier DTCM, DMQ began his Qigong training in 1987. He trained regularly until late 1999, when he began a much more in-depth journey with Qigong. In 2006, he finished his Masters of Medical Qigong degree from the
Certified Yoga Instructor & Reiki Master
Massage Therapist, Reiki & Yoga Practitioner
Victoria is a Licensed Massage Therapist with over 600 hours of training and education from California College of Physical Arts. Victoria’s approach with massage is to address both the mind and body, combining
Licensed Esthetician, Certified Yoga Instructor, & Reiki Practitioner
Erica is a Reiki Practitioner, Licensed Esthetician, Yoga and Meditation guide. Through her teaching and practice of Yoga, both physical asanas and meditation, Erica aims
Susan Mehta, M.A., CIP
Certified Intervention Specialist
Susan is a Masters Level Intervention Specialist with 18 years of experience conducting interventions. She has worked in the mental health field as a therapist and was certified to conduct 5150’s including mental health and
Pat Kelly, CATC, BRI
Pat Kelly is a Board Registered Interventionist and Certified Addiction Treatment Counselor, as well as a member of the Association of Interventionist specialists. She has been helping people with addictions for over 25 years.
Terry Heptinstall, MS, MFT
Marriage and Family Therapist
Terry holds a Master of Science in Marriage Family Therapy from California State University Long Beach, and is currently working on his Doctorate of Psychology, at CalSouthern University. Terry has a variety of experience working with individuals and groups. He specializes in couples therapy, parenting skills, PTSD, anger management, and internet/sex addiction.Terry has extensive life experience along with his formal education. He spent 5 years in the military, then over 20 years in the business environment.
Kimberly Brassett, MS, LMFT Intern
Kimberly holds a Master of Science in Marriage Family Therapy from California State University Fullerton, and is the author of Creative Kid, an interactive book for children and their parents. Her book is designed to help parents foster a healthy self-confidence, encourage creative thinking, and build a strong internalized self-esteem in their children. Kimberly has a variety of experience working with individuals and groups, couples’ therapy, parenting skills,
Kimberly is also a trained Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapist. EMDR therapy is an integrative psychotherapy approach that has been extensively researched and proven effective for the treatment of trauma. Kim says, “Harmony Heals takes a unique approach to working with clients. There is an authenticity and genuine caring that starts from the top and runs throughout each individual employee. It seems that they have collected a team that is not only extremely good at their jobs but have an intangible quality about them that would be impossible to replicate. Gina Tabrizy is undeniably a true talent that any therapist would be honored to work with.”
Scott Lassiter, MPH, MS, MFTI
Scott earned his Master of Public Health degree and began his career as an epidemiologist, investigating disease outbreaks as a commissioned officer in the Public Health Service. Scott worked for the United States Centers for Disease Control, where he conducted health studies in communities and witnessed the psychological impacts of disease on individuals and their families. His desire to help people dealing with those issues led him to a career in psychotherapy.
Scott earned a Master of Science in Counseling degree at California State University, Long Beach, with an emphasis on Marriage and Family Therapy.
He integrates therapeutic approaches so that therapy is relevant to his client at the particular point in their life when they are seeking help. Scott’s joy in life is helping clients discover the strength and hope that resides within their hearts so that they may gain mastery of their lives and achieve the goals in life that they desire.
Michelle Iturriria is a Registered Addiction Specialist who began working in treatment in 2007. She has experience in several different areas of treatment, including detox, case management, and monitoring. Michelle brings a vast knowledge of all phases of treating addiction, and is especially passionate in serving the needs of clients in the detoxification phase of addiction treatment. Michelle understands the need for each individual client to be treated with respect, and feel as though they are being seen and heard. She honors those
While facilitating individual, group, and family sessions, she focuses on areas such as relapse prevention, the dynamics of addiction, and the 12-step tools necessary for recovery. Harmony Heals Detox and Rehab’s individualized care and their intense regard for every client is what enticed Michelle to be a part of the Harmony Heals team. The integrity, care, and compassion Michelle has for all those struggling with addiction is a direct reflection of Harmony Heals Detox and Rehab. Michelle is passionate about helping others with their recovery from active addiction and began her personal journey with recovery over 8 years ago. Recovery has given Michelle a purpose in her life, integrity, and a drive to help others. Her involvement in 12-Step programs allows her to provide excellent support and understanding to clients and their families who are affected by addiction. Outside of work, Michelle is a talented musician and avid sports fan who considers herself fortunate beyond measure to witness the healing miracles of recovery.
Jennifer Medina, AA, CA, RMT
Jennifer Medina is an Executive Assistant with a passion for languages and how they work. She has several years of experience working with words, whether it be writing research papers or articles and content for websites, editing the writing of others, or medical transcription. She happily considers herself a nerd who is knowledgeable about computers and especially enjoys creating spreadsheets and databases.
Jennifer currently holds
Yoga Instructor & Reiki Master
Certified Yoga Instructor & Reiki Practitioner
Liz is a Reiki Practitioner, Certified Yoga Instructor, and Meditation Guide. Liz began her career in the field of Accounting as a CPA teaching yoga in her spare time; however, she quickly realized that her heart and passion lie in helping others enhance their physical, mental, and emotional well-being. Liz instructs corporate yoga classes where she guides people to release their everyday stresses both physically and mentally through meditation and creating space within.
Kelli graduated from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (FIDM) with an AA in Merchandising Product Development. She loves the fashion world as well as the light-filled world of yoga. Kelli is a 200hr Power Yoga Certified instructor. She completed an additional 50hr Power Yoga Certification, and found great interest in the energetic and healing side of yoga.
Kelli continued her knowledge and received