HAVEN: Health Assistance InterVention Education Network For Connecticut Health Professionals

Telephone: (860) 828-3175
Fax: (860) 828-3192
Website: HAVEN-ct
1210 Mill Street
East BerlinCT 06023
United States


  • Mariella LaRosa, JD, Chief Executive Officer
  • Douglas Olson, MD, Executive Medical Director
  • Sara Paredes, APRN, PM HNP-BC, Associate Program and Professional Director
  • Lisa Ford, LADC, LPC, MAC, Professional Director
  • Vincent McClain, MD, Medical Review Officer
  • Mary Coppola, Vice President of Administrative Services
  • Tess Flynn, Financial Controller
  • Lauren Howard, Participant Service Coordinator/Education Outreach Coordinator
  • Kami Parisella, Director of Case Management
  • Matthew Colin Dinnan, Service Coordinator
  • Victoria Kent, Service Coordinator
  • Nicholas Valerio, Service Coordinator

Program Structure

Program is operated by:

  • Independent corporation

Does this program have a formal contractual relationship with the state medical board?

  • No

Program Services

Types of disease, illness, or conditions monitored:

  • Substance Use
  • Mental health
  • Behavioral health problems
  • Physical illness

Populations served:

  • Physicians – MD
  • Physicians – DO
  • Medical students
  • Dentists
  • Residents
  • Psychologists
  • Podiatrists
  • Nurses
  • Physician assistants
  • Pharmacists
  • Veterinarians
  • Other: All healthcare professionals licensed through the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health


Primary sources of funding for this program:

  • State licensing agency
  • Hospital and private contributions
  • Participant fees

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