Mission and Philosophy

Mission:

Our mission is to provide professional substance abuse and dual diagnosis treatment for women in a caring and nurturing atmosphere while serving patients and their families through education and compassion. We strive to empower women to find their freedom from their addiction and lead them on a path towards recovery. With focus on the identity of the woman, our goals are to facilitate education, interpersonal awareness, and behavioral change through continuity of care in a community setting that sustains a life of healing, hope and sobriety.

Avery Lane Team
Philosophy Team

Philosophy:

Avery Lane is a clinically driven social model treatment center that specializes on women’s core issues and creating healthy awareness to the disease of addiction. Avery Lane is committed to the latest clinical approaches in helping our clients, while integrating evidenced and holistic-based and research supported, individualized treatment as the foundation of our treatment’s beliefs and principles. Founded upon extensive research, Avery Lane is dedicated to the prevention, education and treatment of addictive disorders, behavioral health issues, and relational disorders for women.

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Summer Lan Franco
MA, MFT-t, Primary Therapist

Summer Lan Franco loves working with people to facilitate recovery from substance use disorders, disordered eating, mental health issues and complex trauma. She earned her BS in Nutrition and Food Science from California State University Chico and MS in Counseling Psychology from Dominican University of California. She has worked in community-based and private practice settings. Her approach is personable and sincere. Summer believes in helping people rediscover their true selves by uncovering barriers that stand in the way. Her warmth and earnest interest in others’ wellbeing are always present in the work she does with people seeking help. She has experience with trauma recovery, substance abuse recovery, codependency, family issues, disordered eating, treatment for anxiety and depression, and working with personality disorders.

Alaina Dunér
Office Manager, Sound Healing Group Facilitator, Reiki Master

Alaina Dunér is a Sonoma County native. She studied sociology and outdoor adventure programming for two years at Loyola University of New Orleans and Warren Wilson College. In 2016 Alaina was on a recreational skydive and had a crash landing that resulted in her fracturing multiple vertebrae in her spine. Since her accident, Alaina has emersed herself in understanding the nuances and complexities of health and spirituality. She is passionate about supporting clients through Reiki and Sound. Since taking a pause from university, Alaina has become a certified Reiki Master Teacher in the Tibetan Usui system, an Ayurvedic yoga instructor, a health coach from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition, and a trauma informed sound facilitator. At the end of 2022 Alaina will attend Southern Utah University to complete her bachelor’s in aerospace and aviation with an emphasis on rotary flight.