Simcoe Addiction and Mental Health

Meet the Team

Our Team

At SAMH, it is our mission to ensure your success and well-being. We pride ourselves in our ability to provide cutting-edge care from industry expertsfrom our Admissions staff to our Counsellors and Clinical staff. Our team is committed to helping our clients achieve lasting and sustainable recovery. 

All members of our team are licensed in their field of expertise and have extensive experience treating addictions, mental health disorders and trauma.

Our counselling, clinical and medical team are registered with the following Colleges and  Associations:

Medical Team

Dr. Hadi Bahiraei


Clinical Advisor
Ph.D, Registered Psychologist, C.Psych

Dr. Ron Phillipson


Addictions Physician
BSc, MD, CCFP, FASM

Seanesta Ronan


Registered
Practical Nurse

Clinical Team

Bibin K. Ittiavira


Clinical Therapist
MSW, RSW.

Stacey Spencer


Clinical Therapist
MSW, RSW

Charlotte Hammill


Clinical Therapist
M.A Ed Candidate, Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

Cory Burgaretta


Counselling Lead
AAC

Cheri Lapierre


Counselling Supervisor
SSW

Kristina Barton


Addictions Counsellor
SSW, AMH

Robert Winsor


Addictions Counsellor

Kavya Harish


Addictions Counsellor
ADTP

Shannon Nunes


Addictions Counsellor


Rusha Bhatt


Addictions Counsellor


Thomas Hayes


Addictions Counsellor
Outpatient Program
Registered Psychotherapist

Operational Team

Vance Walters


Executive Chef

Marilyn Torressano


Chef

Carmen Lippa


Chef

Amy Flynn


Housekeeper

Emily
Torres


Housekeeper


Marianne Noseworthy


Housekeeper


Olga
Whitham


Creative Art Administrator


Laura
Blake


Yoga Teacher
E-RYT200, YACEP, CCYT
Reiki First Degree

Leadership Team

Angie Beninato


CEO
Executive Director

Raymond Moore


Clinical Manager
ICADC, ICCS

Julieta Cervantes


Operations and
Compliance Manager

Jason Hillier


Manager, Community Partnerships and Outpatient Program Coordinator

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