Meet The Tulua Health Team in

Santa Monica

Meet Our Compassionate Team

Dedicated Professionals Guiding You on the Journey to Wellness

The heart of Tulua Health is truly our exceptional team. Each member brings a wealth of experience, expertise, and empathy to our community, united by a common goal: empowering your path to recovery and well-being.

Partial hospitalization

Highly structured outpatient care. Often utilized for those with co-occurring disorders.

Intensive Outpatient

Moderately structured outpatient care. Flexible, used as a stand-alone or step-down program.


Simpler outpatient care offering the essentials. High flexibility for those with jobs and other duties.

Visionaries in Holistic Care

Dedicated Leadership Team:

Do you have questions? Our support and intake team is always ready to help. Contact us today.

Our founders envisioned a place where comprehensive care meets innovation. Their journey began with a simple yet profound belief in holistic wellness, shaping Tulua Health into a sanctuary where healing is both science and art.

Mark Rizkallah- Founder and CEO
Mark Rizkallah

Founder and CEO

Fred Bass

Chief Marketing Officer


Dr. Eric Chaghoiu

Psychiatrist/Medical Director

Ekaterini Constantine

Clinical Director

Alisha Bass

Executive Director

Anthony Rodriguez

Housing Director

Kimberly Ruano

HR Director

Erin Sullivan

Admissions Director

Emily Samuels

Nurse Practitioner

Dayna Rosenthal

Primary Therapist

Enhancing Your Experience

Medical & Clinical Staff

The medical team at Tulua Health brings an unparalleled depth of knowledge and compassion to your care. From overseeing detox to managing health assessments, they ensure your physical well-being is always in trusted hands.

Meanwhile, our therapists are not just counselors; they're architects of change. Specializing in a range of therapeutic approaches, they're adept at crafting personalized strategies that resonate with your unique story, fostering growth, resilience, and healing.

Valerie Rutka

Primary Therapist

Drea Fennewald

Primary Therapist

Dani Ruzkallah

Lead Case Manager


Operations & Hospitality

The hospitality team is dedicated to ensuring the clients experience is a safe and comfortable one.

Their duties include establishing a healthy environment on a day-to-day basis.

Alexandra Diaz

Client Care Coordinator

Daniel Delahoussaye

Client Care Coordinator

Nadeze Connelly- Chef
Nadeze Connelly


We Accept Many Health Plans

We're Here to Guide You

Start Your Path to Recovery

Ready to embrace a better, healthier life? Contact Tulua Health to learn more about our innovative behavioral health programs. Our team is here to assist you in your journey towards a clean and better life.

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