Donna Shock

LCSW

Donna is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Hawaii with over twenty years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families to address depression, anxiety, trauma, life transitions, and life stressors. Donna’s approach to therapy is building a therapeutic alliance with a focus on creativity, empathy, and a down-to earth, authentic mindset. She believes walking the journey with someone to build on their strengths while respecting self-determination and celebrating resilience is an honor. Donna utilizes multiple therapy modalities to include Mindfulness Based Therapies, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD, Person-Centered Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. She has a special interest in those who served in the military and their families and understands their unique strengths and challenges.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, four adult children and their families, traveling, reading, beach activities, baking, gardening, and watching movies with her French Bulldog, Birdie, on her lap.

AREAS OF FOCUS

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  • Adjustment Disorder

  • Anxiety

  • Couples Communication, Conflict, Reunification & Co-Parenting/Divorce

  • Depression

  • Family Communication & Transition

  • Grief/Loss/Bereavement

  • Life Transition

  • LGBTQIA+

  • Grief/Loss/Bereavement

  • Maternal (pregnancy, new-baby, postpartum)

  • Mood Disorder

  • Personality Disorder

  • PTSD

  • Trauma

DEMOGRAPHICS

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  • Children (age 8+)

  • Adolescent/Teens/Young adults

  • Adults

  • Military

  • Veterans

  • Geriatrics

  • Students

THERAPEUTIC MODALITIES

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  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

  • Attachment-Based Therapy

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • Cognitive Processing Therapy

  • Humanistic Therapy

  • Internal Family Systems Therapy

  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy

  • Marriage and Family Therapy

  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

  • Multicultural Therapy

  • Motivational Interviewing

  • Positive Psychology

  • Psychoanalytic Therapy

  • Psychodynamic Therapy

  • Relational Therapy

  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

  • Strength-Based Therapy

  • Structural Family Therapy

  • Therapeutic Intervention

  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy