About Dayna Gaitan
Dayna Gaitan, MA, CSAC, ICADC, has a Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology (2014) and is a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (2012). She started off in the field of addiction as an intern at Ke Ala Pono Hilo in 2007. She worked her way through graduate school while working full time as a substance abuse counselor. She became the Clinical Director of the Hilo program in 2014. Dayna is known for her non-judgmental, compassionate approach. She thrives being an advocate for her clients and enjoys working with the diverse population in Hilo, Hawaii. 

Some Quotes from Dayna Gaitan:
   
"Addiction holds no bias; it affects all communities regardless of socioeconomic status.”

“It is my hope that my personal experience with addiction, along with my education and compassion will allow me to help others find their inner strength to make the necessary changes in their life to succeed on their path to recovery.”