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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.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

  • 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
Jodi Taira, M A psychologists

Jodi Taira, M.A., LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

  • ADHD Parent Training
  • Behavioral Modification Training

Services (exclusively via telehealth):

  • Parent Training for ADHD
  • Behavioral Modification Training for Parents/Caregivers
  • Ongoing Parent Support – post training
  • College and Career Assessment and Counseling
  • 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
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
Vichele Tavares psychologists

Vichele Tavares, M.S.C.P., LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Adjustment to Situational Stress
  • Developing Coping Skills
  • Relationship Issues
  • Behavioral Difficulties
  • Individual Therapy
  • In Person and Telehealth services
  • Chaminade University; Masters of Science in Counseling Psychology (M.S.C.P.)
  • University of Hawaii, West O’ahu; Bachelor of Arts in Social Science: Psychology (B.A.)
  • University of Hawaii, West O’ahu; Bachelor of Arts in Humanities: Pacific-Hawaiian Studies (B.A.)
  • 20+ years of clinical experience with adults and children with severe mental illness
State of Hawaii – Licensed Mental Health Counselor – LMHC-226 (2010)

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
Lisa Jicha psychologists

Lisa Jicha, M.S.W., LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Adjustment to Situational Stress
  • Coping Skills
  • Behavioral Difficulties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Individual Therapy (adults and adolescents)
  • Telehealth Services
  • University of Hawaii, Manoa; Masters in Social Work (M.S.W.)
  • University of Hawaii, Manoa; Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology (B.A.)
  • Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT)
  • The Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW), National Association of Social Workers
  • 20+ years of clinical experience
  • Hawaii Licensed Clinical Social Worker: LCSW-3246 (2005)
  • Hawaii Certified Substance Abuse Counselor: CSAC-929-98 (1998)

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 are in private practice and see patients at our offices. Please feel free to contact associates directly if interested in setting up an appointment.

Dave Fields psychologists

Dave H. Fields, APRN-Rx, PMHNP

Advanced Practical Registered Nurse-Psychiatry

Medication Management

Fields Psychiatric Consultants, LLC

Dave Fields is a board-certified Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) who provides medication management to adolescents and adults. Dave grew up in Hawaii, and graduated from Mililani High School. He attended Northwestern State University of Louisiana for his Bachelor of Science in Nursing and the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio for his Master of Science in Nursing, with a specialization in psychiatry. His background includes treating adults and adolescents with psychiatric disorders in the inpatient as well as the outpatient settings. In his free time, Dave enjoys watching anime, traveling and hanging out with his dog Gary.
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • PTSD
  • Mood Disorder
  • Personality Disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Substance Use Disorder Services
  • Medication Management
  • University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio: Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana: Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Faculty, Kapiolani Community College School of Nursing
  • Behavioral Health Services, Queens Medical Center
  • Private Practice, Fields Psychiatric Consultants LLC
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse: APRN-3456
Initial Psychiatric / Medication Evaluation – $250
30 minute follow up Appointment – $125
Between-Session Phone, Text & Email Contact – up to 10 min – No Charge
Letters and Form Completion – per 15 min $75
  • HMSA
  • HMSA Quest
  • HMAA
  • UHA
Madelyn Butac Roeske psychologists

Madelyn Butac-Roeske, Psy.D.

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
Maile Kimura psychologists

Maile Kimura, MSCP, NCC, CSAC, LMHC, LMFT, BCBA, LBA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Mai Therapist, LLC

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Anger Management
  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Adjustment to Situational Stress
  • Coping Skills
  • Behavioral Difficulties
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Substance Abuse
  • Individual Therapy (adults and children)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Telehealth Services
  • Chaminade University; Masters of Science in Counseling Psychology (MSCP)
  • Hawaii Pacific University; Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work (BSW) and a Minor in Psychology
  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
  • Hawaii Association for Behavior Analysis (HABA)
  • 10+ years of clinical experience
  • National Certified Counselor: NCC 315960
  • Hawaii Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist: LMFT 629
  • Hawaii Licensed Mental Health Counselor: LMHC 679
  • Hawaii Certified Substance Abuse Counselor: CSAC 1969-17R
  • Hawaii Licensed Behavior Analyst: LBA 473
  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst: BCBA 1-20-46743
Carolyn Coldiron psychologists

Carolyn Coldiron, M.A., M.S., LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

By referral only

  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Life Transitions
  • Adjustment to Situational Stress
  • Individual Therapy-psychodynamic, person-centered, CBT
  • Telehealth Services
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Eastern Michigan University, Michigan, Master of Science, Clinical Psychology, 2001
  • Ursuline College, Ohio, Mater of Arts, Art Therapy and Counseling, 1997
  • Towson University, Maryland, Bachelor of Science, Psychology, 1995
EMDR Trained
  • Hawaii Licensed Mental Health Counselor: MHC-244
  • Michigan Limited Psychologist License: 6361005424
$175 per hour