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Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Kailua, HI

Amygrace Araki
Accepting:
  • BCBS of HI
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
Self Pay Rate: $149

Amygrace Araki, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Amygrace Araki is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a Marriage and Family Therapist Candidate in the state of Hawaii who has 8 years’ experience partnering with adolescents, teenagers, young adults, and Military Service members seeking help with substance use, anger management, depression, anxiety, life transitions, career transitions, women’s issues, and relationship issues. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Hawaii at Hilo and received her Master of Science in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Chaminade University of Honolulu, Hawaii.

Amygrace applies a collaborative approach utilizing motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral, dialectic behavioral, mindfulness based, person-centered and solution focused practices to therapy while always maintaining awareness, flexibility, and empathy necessary to best meet the needs of every individual.

Amygrace seeks to establish an individualized, caring and welcoming relationship with you in order to   assist you in achieving your goals, fostering your strengths and creating a life that you seek.

Education

Chaminade University of Honolulu, Hawaii
Master of Science in Counseling Psychology

Specialties

  • Life Transitions
  • Career Counseling
  • Stress Management
  • Anger Management
  • Relationship Issues
  • Women’s Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
Arikka Johnson
Accepting:
  • Cigna
  • Compsych
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare West
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • BCBS
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Humana
Self Pay Rate: $149

Arikka Johnson, LMFT

Philosophy of Care

Arikka Price Johnson MSCP, LMFT is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Honolulu, Hawaii with almost 6 years of experience focusing on working with adults addressing trauma, depression, anxiety, self worth, life transitions/organization, relationships and attachment.

Arikka's diverse training and experience in Cognitive and Dialectical Behavioral Therapies allow her to weave mindfully-based interventions with her knowledge of working with trauma and the body. Arikka is highly skilled in her ability to integrate her experience with cognitive and somatic philosophies to create meaning from suffering, to honor the past and welcome the future, and uphold discovery and growth through carefully applied evidence-based and trauma-informed care.

Arikka is genuinely curious, warm and relational in her approach. Clients have shared they feel safe and supported even in the midst of their most challenging and vulnerable moments. She is knowledgable in her field of psychotherapy and delivers this experience in a sequenced, sound and effective way. Validating your experience, she will collaborate with you to find meaning in the life you have and expand your reach for the life you want.

Arikka is very approachable and easy to talk to. She is happy to speak by phone or by email to see if her practice may be a good fit for you.

Education

Chaminade University
Master of Science in Counseling Psychology

Specialties

  • Grief/Loss
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectic Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Mindfulness/Meditation
Kelly Myers
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • BCBS of HI
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • ComPsych
Self Pay Rate: $149

Kelly Myers, LCSW

Philosophy of Care

Kelly is a clinical social worker specializing in mental health, addiction, and trauma, particularly with womxn and LGBTQ+. Kelly is licensed in the states of Hawai’i and Oregon, with 15 years of experience in clinical settings that include substance misuse treatment programs, culturally integrated treatment, and community health settings.  Kelly completed her Masters in Social Work from the Catholic University of America and completed a Masters in Irish Studies from University College Cork. She has a graduate certificate in Gender, Race and Nations from Portland State University, where she is currently a Ph.D. candidate.

Kelly believes strongly in the tenets of social justice and works from strength-based, harm reduction, empowerment, and relational theories. She believes that healing occurs in our relationships with ourselves, each other, and our world. Kelly’s goals are to empower and support her clients to make positive changes in their lives, as they see fit, and to promote the values and best practices of the social work profession.

Education

Catholic University of America (MSW) , University College Cork (MA)
MSW, MA

Specialties

  • Trauma & Stressor-related Disorders
  • Substance misuse and addictions
  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Personality Disorders
  • LGBTQIA2S+
  • Woman’s issues
  • Healthy Lifestyle
Ria Kim
Accepting:
  • BCBS of HI (HMSA)
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare West
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Options
Self Pay Rate: $149

Ria Kim, LMFT

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Kim is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Hawaii who has 10 years of experience in the mental health field, partnering with adults, couples, and families seeking help with PTSD/trauma, depression, anxiety, life transitions, and relationship issues. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and received both her Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy and Doctorate of Education in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University in Honolulu, HI.

Ria believes therapy should be an individualized process; understanding each person is unique, requiring an approach adapted to their specific needs by using an integrative therapeutic approach. She provides a non-judgmental, safe, and supportive space, where she works with clients in a collaborative effort on their journey to positive mental health.

Ria strives to foster a safe space for you to explore current and/or longstanding issues, taking the first steps together with you on your path to empowerment and creating the meaningful life you deserve.

Education

Argosy University Honolulu, Hawaii
Doctorate of Education Counseling Psychology

Specialties

  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Anxiety/Phobias
  • Life transitions
  • Codependency/Relationship issues
  • Couples/Family Therapy
  • Depression
  • Self Esteem
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sarah Adams
Accepting:
  • BCBS
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • First Health
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $149

Sarah Adams, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Sarah Adams is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Michigan, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Hawaii and a National Certified Counselor. After completing a Bachelor of Arts in Communications at Michigan State University and a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling at Central Michigan University, Sarah has been working with clients in a private practice setting, in person and remotely, who seek counseling for a wide range of concerns.

Sarah utilizes strength based, cognitive behavioral, mindfulness, solution focused approaches to help clients identify values and strengths, set realistic goals, and work on sustainable behavioral and cognitive changes to enhance functioning, self esteem and relationships. Sarah seeks to create a nonjudgmental, supportive, motivational collaboration to nurture personal growth.

Sarah focuses on holistic wellness and the mind/body connection that is the foundation of physical and mental health. The expectation is to work toward optimal self care and self compassion, and while this is challenging, the rewards are great!

Education

Central Michigan University
Master of Professional Counseling

Specialties

  • Integrative Mental Health
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Self esteem
  • Life Transitions
  • Women’s Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • LGBTQI Issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Pain

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