Michelle is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with nineteen years of experience. She is born and raised on Oahu and earned her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Michelle aims to help individuals work on building confidence and empowering them to make positive changes. Guiding them through hardships so that they can find their way to healthier situations.
Michelle is experienced in working with those who are struggling with anxiety, depression, grief, chronic medical conditions, substance use, and serious mental illness.
In Michelle’s free time she likes read, shop and travel. She also loves spending time with family; watching football with her husband, taking their daughter to musical theatre lessons, watching their son play baseball and taking care of their five dogs.
AREA OF FOCUS
Maternal (pregnancy, new-baby, postpartum)
Substance Use Disorder
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Cultrually Sensitive Therapy