Our Staff - Discharge Planners

Alycia Cardona, MA

Discharge Planner

Alycia holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Penn State University where she was a member of the National Honors Society. In addition, she completed studies in criminal justice with a focus on juvenile delinquency and led therapy and recreational groups for young inmates. Alycia went on to work for several agencies and psychiatric centers as an intensive care manager, completing intake assessments and individualized treatment plans for a variety of patient types. For the past three years she has worked with patients and families to get the financial support needed for treatment. Alycia joined the Casa Palmera team in 2016, coming to us from Pennsylvania to make her home here in San Diego.