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Gina Al Samala psychologists

Gina Samala, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Learning Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Adjustment to Situational Stress
  • Assessments: Cognitive and Psychoeducational Evaluations
  • Individual Therapy
  • Parent Training and Support
  • Professional Consultation
  • American School of Professional Psychology, Doctoral of Psychology (Psy.D)
  • American School of Professional Psychology, Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology (M.A.)
  • University of Hawaii, Manoa; Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology (B.A.)

Hawaii Licensed Psychologist: Psy-756

THERAPY SERVICES – $250 per hour
Individual Therapy
ADHD and Behavioral Parent Training

EVALUATION SERVICES – $200 per hour
Neuropsychological Evaluation
Educational Evaluation

SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $60

  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Michelle Kawasaki, Phd psychologists

Michelle Kawasaki, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

  • Anxiety
  • Phobias
  • Adjustment to situational stress
  • Depression
  • Weight management
  • Chronic health conditions
  • Individual Psychotherapy – cognitive-behavioral therapy
  • Anxiety Workshop
  • Neuropsychological and Psychological assessment
    • ADHD
    • Learning Differences
    • Autism Spectrum
    • Social-emotional-behavioral concerns
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa, Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa, M.A. in Psychology
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa, B.A. in Psychology
  • Practicum Director, Mililani Psychology Group
  • Presentations: Diabetes

Hawaii Psychology License (PSY-1585)

THERAPY SERVICES – $200 per hour
Individual Therapy
Coping With Anxiety -Brief Therapy
Smoking Cessation/Diabetes Management/Weight Management-Brief Therapy

EVALUATION SERVICES – $200 per hour
Neuropsychological Evaluation
Educational Evaluation

SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $50

  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Amber K Gomes, Psyd, Lmft psychologists

Amber Gomes, Psy.D., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Adjustment to Situational Stress
  • ADHD
  • Behavioral issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Parenting
  • Individual Therapy – cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Telehealth services
  • Parent Training and Support
  • Supervision for MFT licensure
  • Hawai’i School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Hawai’i; Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.)
  • Argosy University-Honolulu, Hawai’i; Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy(M.A.)
  • University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Hawai’i; Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology (B.A.)

Marriage and Family Therapy: MFT-241

ONLINE THERAPY SERVICES – $200 per hour
Adult therapy
Child & Adolescent Therapy
Family Therapy

SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $50

  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Angela Song, Phd, Lcsw, Bcd psychologists

Angela Song, Ph.D., LCSW, BCD

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Board Certified Diplomate

Dr. Song’s unique training in both medicine and clinical social work has allowed her to analytically address mental health with a biopsychosocial approach.  She primarily uses a psychodynamic lens to examine the bidirectional impact of neurobiology and psychology.

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Adjustment to Situational Stress
  • Trauma
  • Chronic Pain
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting Skills
  • Attachment Theory
  • Individual Therapy – psychodynamic, psychoanalytic
  • Telehealth services
  • Parent Training and Support
  • Professional Consultation
  • Supervision for social work licensure
  • Institute for Clinical Social Work, Chicago; Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine (X)
  •     The University of Chicago; Master’s Degree in Social Service Administration, Health Administration and Policy (M.A.)
  • The University of Chicago; Bachelor’s Degree in English Language and Literature (B.A.)
  • Full Faculty, Institute for Clinical Social Work
    • Perspectives in Trauma and Neuropsychology
    • Perspectives in Attachment, Loss and Grief
    • Research Methods I: Qualitative and Quantitative Modes of Research Inquiry
  • Clinical consultant for doctoral and masters level students
  • Dissertation committee member for doctoral research
  • Member, Institutional Review Board
  • Fellow, Institutional Research
  • Song, A. (2021). Interpersonal theory. In R. Peterson-Dealey & M. Evans (Eds.). Discovering Theory in Clinical Practice: A Casebook for Clinical Counseling and Social Work Practice. Springer: Switzerland.
  • Presentations:
    • Unplugged: Mental Health and Social Media (2021)
    • Race in the Treatment Room (2021)
    • The Wisdom of Psychodynamic Theory: What Does it Offer Us in Our Multicultural World?
  • Conversations Among Psychodynamic Clinicians -Attachment Theory (2019)
  • Hawaii Clinical Social Work:  HI-4227
  • Illinois Clinical Social Work
  • National Board Certification (BCD)
  • American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work
  • American Clinical Social Workers Association (ACSWA)

THERAPY SERVICES – $200 per hour
Adult Therapy

SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $50

  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Michelle Tsuruda, Psyd psychologists

Michelle Tsuruda, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

  • Trauma/ EMDR
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Individual Therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy, Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa, Master of Education In Counseling and Guidance (M.Ed.)
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa, Bachelor of Education in Elementary Education (B.Ed.)
EMDR Trained

Hawaii Licensed Psychologist: PSY-1745

THERAPY SERVICES – $200 per hour
Individual Therapy
EMDR Trained

EVALUATION SERVICES – $200 per hour
Neuropsychological Evaluation
Educational Evaluation

SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $50

  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Tami Babino, Psyd psychologists

Tami Babino, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Adjustment/ situational stress
  • Trauma
  • ADHD
  • Coping skills
  • Self-esteem
  • Behavioral difficulties
  • Individual Therapy (adults, adolescents, and children)
  • Telehealth services
  • Parenting
  • Hawai’i School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Hawai’i; Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.)
  • University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Hawai’i; Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology (B.A)

Department of Health, Disablity

Licensed Psychologist: PSY

$200
  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Jarrett Horibata psychologists

Jarrett Horibata, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Trauma
  • Children and Adolescents
  • ADHD
  • Multiculturalism
  • Therapy – CBT, Humanistic, Psychodynamic, Behaviorism
  • Telehealth services
  • Parent Training and Support
  • Professional Consultation
  • Psychological Assessment
  • University of Oregon, Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology (Ph.D.)
  • University of Oregon, Masters of Science in Counseling Psychology (M.S.)
  • University of Hawaii, at Manoa, Master of Education in School Counseling and Guidance (M.Ed.)
  • University of Hawaii, at Manoa, Professional Diploma in Education, (P.D.)
  • University of Hawaii, at Manoa, Bachelor of Education in Secondary Education (B.Ed.)
  • Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) Certified Trainer
  • Suicide Prevention 101 (SP101) Certified Trainer
  • Certified Safety Care Trainer

Hawaii Licensed Psychologist: PSY-1138

THERAPY SERVICES – $250 per hour
Adult Therapy
Child & Adolescent Therapy
ADHD Parent Workshop
Suicide Prevention

SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $50

  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Melanie Gottlieb psychologists

Melanie Gottlieb, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Hawaii Licensed since 1993

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress
  • Parenting
  • ADHD
  • Adolescents
  •  Individual and Family Therapy
  • Parent Training and Support
  • ADHD Psychoeducation
  • Telehealth Services
  • Forest Institute of Professional Psychology, Honolulu, Hawaii: Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.)
  • McGill University, Montreal, Canada: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • McGill University, Montreal, Canada: Teaching Certificate in Early Childhood Education
  • Department of Health: Diamond Head Childrens’ Team
  • Private Practice
  • Department of Education: School-Based Behavior Health Service
  • Department of Defense: Child & Family Behavioral Health Service

THERAPY SERVICES – $250 per hour
Adult Therapy
Child & Adolescent Therapy
Family Therapy
Parent-Child Interactive Therapy (PCIT)

SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $50

  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Jodi Taira, M A psychologists

Jodi Taira, M.A.

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

  • ADHD-Certified Clinical Service Provider
  • Adjustment stress
  • Psychological testing
  • Individual Therapy – CBT
  • Telehealth Services
  • ADHD Parent Support
  • Social Skills Training
  • College and Career Assessment and Counseling
  • Psychological Testing
  • Argosy University; Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology (M.A)
  • University of Hawaii; Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology (B.A.)
  • Skills Trainer for children with Autism or severe behavioral problems
  • Professional psychometrician

Licensed Hawaii Mental Health Counselor: LMHC-665

ONLINE THERAPY SERVICES – $175 per hour
Adult Therapy
Child & Adolescent Therapy
College and Career Evaluation and counseling
ADHD Coaching
Social Skills Training

SUPPLEMENTAL SERVICES
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $50

  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Missy Mori psychologists

Missy Mori

Operations Manager

Kairi Samala Passos psychologists

Kairi Samala-Passos, MBA

Business Manager

ASSOCIATES

Associates are not Mililani Psychology Group employees, but trusted colleagues who in private practice and see patients at our offices. Please feel free to contact associates directly if interested in setting up an appointment.

Madelyn Butac Roeske psychologists

Madelyn Butac-Roeske, PSYD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Daily Mind Wellness Center

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Adjustment/ situational stress
  • Trauma
  • ADHD
  • Coping skills
  • Self-esteem
  • Behavioral difficulties
  • Individual Therapy (adults, adolescents, and children)
  • Telehealth services
  • Parenting
  • Hawai’I School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Hawai’i; Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.)
  • University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Hawai’i; Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology (B.A

Department of Health, Disability

Licensed Psychologist: PSY

$200
  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA