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Partners

Hawai‘i PFS Project Partners

ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE DIVISION
Hawai
'i State Department of Health
601 Kamokila Blvd., Room 360
Kapolei, HI 96707
https://health.hawaii.gov/substance-abuse/
PARTNERSHIPS FOR SUCCESS PROJECT (PFS)
Angela Bolan, Acting Prevention Branch Manager
Michael Walsh, Acting SPF-PFS Program Coordinator
OFFICE OF PUBLIC HEALTH STUDIES
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
1960 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
HI-PFS PROJECT EPIDEMIOLOGY TEAM /STATE
EPIDEMIOLOGICAL OUTCOMES WORKGROUP (SEOW)
Victoria Fan, ScD, Principal Investigator
Beobgwan (Bobby) Do, Research Associate
Email: bdo7@hawaii.edu
Constance Emory, Junior Epidemiologist
CENTER ON THE FAMILY
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
2515 Campus Road, Miller Hall 103
Honolulu, HI 96822
HI-PFS PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT AND EVALUATION TEAM
Sarah Yuan, PhD, Principal Investigator
Sandé Flores, MPH, Project Coordinator
Email: sknitta@hawaii.edu

PFS County Coordination Teams

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY SERVICES
City and County of Honolulu
715 S. King St. #311
Honolulu, HI 96813
CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU COORDINATION TEAM
Leina'ala Nakamura, Administrator 
Lisa Blair, MSW, County Coordinator
OFFICE OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
Hawai'i County
655 Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, HI 96720
COUNTY OF HAWAI‘I COORDINATION TEAM
Lisa Faulkner-Inouye, Program Manager 
Jan-Marie Osorio, CPS, Special Project Coordinator
Email: jan-marie.osorio@hawaiicounty.gov
MAYOR'S OFFICE
Kaua'i County
4444 Rice Street, Suite 235
Lihue, HI 96766
COUNTY OF KAUA‘I COORDINATION TEAM
Theresa Koki, Life's Choice Coordinator
Cora Lyn Balocan, Prevention Specialist
Email: clbalocan@kauai.gov
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND HUMAN CONCERNS
Maui County
2200 Main Street, Suite 546
Wailuku, HI 96793
COUNTY OF MAUI COORDINATION TEAM
Lori Tsuhako, Director
Curtis Jamison, MPH, Program Coordinator
Richard Collins, CPS, Program Contractor
Email: collinsconsultinghawaii@gmail.com

PFS Community Coalitions

CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES
91-1841 Fort Weaver Road 
Ewa Beach, HI 96706
HAWAI’I PARTNERSHIP TO PREVENT UNDERAGE DRINKING COALITION
Amanda Pump, MS, CSAC, Director of O'ahu Programs
Celia Takahashi, Coalition Coordinator
HAWAI‘I PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTE
850 Richards St. Suite 201
Honolulu, HI 96813
EAST HAWAI‘I DRUG-FREE COALITION
Richard Collins, CPS, Program Director
Email: collinsconsultinghawaii@gmail.com 
Jana Ortiz-Misiaszek, Coalition Coordinator
HAWAI‘I PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTE
850 Richards St. Suite 201
Honolulu, HI 96813
HAWAI‘I ALLIANCE FOR DRUG-FREE COMMUNITIES (STATEWIDE)
Richard Collins, CPS, Program Director
Chelsea Gonzalez, Coalition Coordinator
Email: Chelsea@hiphi.org
HAWAI‘I PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTE
850 Richards St. Suite 201
Honolulu, HI 96813
MAUI COALITION FOR DRUG-FREE YOUTH 
Richard Collins, CPS, Coaliton Director
Andrea Snow, Coalition Coordinator
Email: andrea@hiphi.org 
PARENTS AND CHILDREN TOGETHER
45-233 Kulauli Street, A-10 
Kaneohe, HI 96744
COMMUNITY WORKS IN 96744 COALITION
Kim Golis-Robello, Program Director
Angelique McHenry, Program Coordinator
Email: amchenry@pacthawaii.org 

Evidenced-Based Program Providers

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF BIG ISLAND
100 Kamakahonu Street
Hilo, HI 96720
POSITIVE ACTION PROGRAM
Richard Kohler, Chief Operating Officer
Jaci Parong, Grants and Quality Assurance Administrator
Email: jaci@bgcbi.org 

Hilo
Arthur Hoke, Hilo Site Coordinator               
Autumn K-aloha, Hilo Lead Youth Development Specialist

Keaau
Gabee Horttor, Keaau Site Coordinator        

Kealakehe
Krystal Paiva, Kealakehe Site Coordinator    
Roxanne Shupp, Kealakehe Lead Youth Development Specialist

MAUI YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES, INC.
P. O. Box 790006 
Paia, HI 96779
PROJECT VENTURE
Susan Pirsch, Clinical Director
Travis Fernandez, Prevention Program Coordinator
Email: travis.fernandez@myfs.org 
MAUI FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES, INC.
1844 Wili Pa Loop
Wailuku, HI 96793

 

LIFE SKILLS PROGRAM
Edeluisa Baguio-Larena, Chief Executive Officer
Catherine (Momi) Medeiros, Youth Services Supervisor
Email: Momi@mfss.org

 

January 2021

Jan 13 Wed
ADAD Zoom Training: Ethics

The purpose of the session is to gain an understanding of ethical guidelines in an advanced setting. Participants will be better equipped to resolve ethical dilemmas in Substance abuse and Mental Health field. This will be beneficial for those that have already completed Ethic’s the Basic.

Location

Zoom

Jan 15 Fri
ADAD Zoom Training: Helping with Emotional Intelligence

This training will provide an overview of using emotional intelligence in the helping profession. Participants will learn the:

  • Definition of Emotional Intelligence (EQ) and how it differs from Intelligence (IQ)
  • Understanding Emotional Intelligence with young adults (developmental perspective)
  • Introduction to Daniel Goleman’s Competency Module
  • Strategies to improve personal and professional life using Emotional Intelligence
  • Action Steps helping professionals take to encourage empathy
  • Activities that promote Emotional Intelligence
Location

Zoom

Jan 29 Fri
ADAD Zoom Training: Family Dynamics

The purpose of this training is to introduce Family Systems Theories. The presenter will discuss various approaches, skills and techniques used in effectively working with families (dual parent household, single parent, traditional and non-traditional parenting). Participants will be introduced to various tools and skills and be able to identify valuable characteristics to effectively help families. This is an interactive training.

Location

Zoom