I have experience working with people in crisis. I’ve worked with individuals, couples, families, and children. I don’t have a preferred population or problem area. I enjoy the art of counseling, and I’m always ready for a challenge.
Seeking therapy is a healthy form of self-care. If you have been thinking, "maybe it's time to talk with someone", I encourage you to validate your intuition, and make the call, because you are worth it.
I am an energetic professional with over 25 years of experience working therapeutically with children and families of diverse cultures in Hawaii. I use a variety of best practices including systemic, behavioral, family, and pharmacological therapies in my practice.
Whether you are seeking counseling for the first time or you have been several times before, my job is to help you to clarify where you are and where you want to be. My job is to assist you with achieving the greatest possible peace in yourself and happiness in your life.
My philosophy centers around empowering clients through a strong therapeutic relationship. I strive to create a safe & supportive environment to help clients effectively address personal life challenges.
Marilyn Hashisaka's expertise ranges from working with women grappling with trauma to guiding families towards unity, helping couples rediscover their bond, and providing a comforting hand to those battling depression and anxiety.
My approach to therapy is a client-centered and focused-based practice. Clients are the experts in their lives and determine the direction and depth of their therapeutic process.
Carmela Soliven Billing & Accounting Manager
I assist patients and with billing, insurance eligibility, and their financials at Family and Addiction Counseling Llc. I am trained in HIPAA security and privacy for Mental Health practices and work to ensure patient data is kept confidential and protected.
I'm a board certified psychiatric nurse practitioner (PMHNP), certified health and wellness coach. I have over 11 years of nursing experience in various specialties including psychiatry, acute medical-surgical, and long term care.
I bring over 20 years of invaluable experience in mental health services, public safety, and community relations to Family & Addiction Counseling Llc and am passionate about working with military personnel, veterans, and their families.