Daifeny Arias joined the team in 2015 as a Care Manager and transitioned to the role of Manager of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Program in 2016. During her time as manager of MAT, Daifeny and her team were able to do their part to expand services in the city of Chicago for individuals battling opiate use disorder. Daifeny believes in a harm reduction and patient centered approach. She was able to implement Narcan as a tool to combat the opioid epidemic. As the behavioral health team continued to expand, she was promoted to her current role of Lead Behavioral Health Provider-North Region in 2021. She has special interest in working with individuals facing challenges related to substance use disorders and Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders. In her spare time, Daifeny enjoys reading, traveling, and trying new restaurants.
Education: Master of Social Work, Loyola University, Certified Perinatal Mental Health Professional (PMH-C), Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC), and Medication Assisted Addiction Tx. Professional (MAATP).