Longbranch Recovery Staff

Your Guides to Addiction Recovery

Our Masters-level clinicians and caring addiction treatment professionals will help you heal your addiction from the roots. Each one has been hand-picked — both for their expertise and for their passion in helping those struggling with substance abuse. These are addiction treatment experts who truly care — and some have even been in your shoes before. You can trust our team to be your guides as you plant the seeds for a better life.



Emily Hausladen Meyers, LPC


Craig LaSeur

Chief Operating Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

Linda Couch

National Director of Veteran Outreach & NOLA Territory Manager

Michelle Roy

Director of Business Development

Tavi Kerns, PLPC

Director of Admissions

Jenny Pierson

Business Development Representative

Candice DesRoches

Administrative Assistant

Monica Schexnaydre

Administrative Assistant

Patricia Plaisance, LCSW

Business Development/Clinical Outreach Specialist

Cam Mayfield, PHR,SHRM-CP

Human Resources Director

Patti Clement



Patrick Hammett, LPC

Outpatient Clinical Director

Amanda Raines, Ph.D.


Sean M. Brite, LPC

Family Program Counselor

Stephanie Ryan, LCSW

Residential Clinical Director


Dr. Smita R. Prasad, MD

Recovery Center Medical Director

Dr. Benjamin Bailey, MD


Dr. A. Kennison Roy III, MD

Addiction Medicine Physician

Amanda Faulkner, RN

Director of Nursing

Ann Marie Warren, LPN

Asst. Director of Nursing

Longbranch Healthcare

Katherine Quayhagen

Recovery Center Director of Wellness

Josh Simoneaux, CIT

Admissions Coordinator

Al Gonzalez

Admissions Coordinator

Beau Pepin

Nora House Program Director

Chet Vaughn, CIT

Alumni / Next Steps Coordinator

Kenneth Sumera

Recovery Advocate Supervisor

Jenny Montgomery, CIT

Program & Operations Director