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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
 
 
THOMPSON SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK & PUBLIC HEALTH
Center on Aging
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
1960 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
https://www.hawaii.edu/aging/phac/state-epidemiologic-outcomes-workgroup-seow/
HI-PFS PROJECT EPIDEMIOLOGY TEAM/
STATE EPIDEMIOLOGICAL OUTCOMES WORKGROUP (SEOW)
Victoria Fan, ScD, Principal Investigator, Lead Epidemiologist
Constance Emory, MPH, Junior Epidemiologist
Beobgwan (Bobby) Do, Lead Data Analyst
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
Email: tkoki@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
Website icon link to Hawaii Partnership to Prevent Underage Drinking   Facebook icon link to Hawaii Partnership to Prevent Underage Drinking   Instagram icon link to Hawaii Partnership to Prevent Underage Drinking   Twitter icon link for Hawaii Partnership to Prevent Underage Drinking
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: rick@hiphi.org
Jade Iokepa, 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
Website icon link for Hawaii Alliance for Drug-free Communities   Instagram icon link for Hawaii Alliance for Drug-free Communities
HAWAI‘I PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTE
850 Richards St. Suite 201
Honolulu, HI 96813
MAUI COALITION FOR DRUG-FREE YOUTH 
Richard Collins, CPS, Program Director
Andrea Snow, Coalition Coordinator
Email: andrea@hiphi.org 
Facebook icon link for Maui Coalitions for drug-free youth   Instagram icon link for Maui Coalitions for drug-free youth
PARENTS AND CHILDREN TOGETHER
45-233 Kulauli Street, A-10 
Kaneohe, HI 96744
COMMUNITY WORKS IN 96744 COALITION
Kim Golis-Robello, Program Director
Facebook icon link to Community Works in 96744   Instagram Icon link for Community Works in 96744

Evidenced-Based Program Providers

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF THE 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
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

 

June 2021

Jun 02 Wed
ADAD Zoom Training: Substance Use Disorder Ethics

Description: Attendees will become familiar with:

  • Introductions and networking
  • Discussion of “need of know” and relevance to field work
  • 12 Ethical Principles of CSAC Code of Ethics

 

Location

Zoom

Jun 04 Fri
Hawaii Training: “Ice," Cannabis Use Disorder, and the Opioid Crisis

Description: Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Identify at least three statistical findings that validate the current surge of opioid, stimulant, and marijuana abuse in the US;
  • List and describe natural brain neurotransmitters that are mimicked or disrupted by the abuse of external substances;
  • Discuss the symptoms of stimulant, opioid, and cannabis use disorder and provide at least four symptoms of their withdrawal syndromes; and
  • Name currently employed and developing treatment strategies for opioid, stimulant, and cannabis dependence.

 

 

Location

Zoom

Jun 09 Wed
ADAD Zoom Training: Addressing Tobacco in Substance Use Settings

Description: Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize the high rates of tobacco use in individuals with behavioral health issues, specifically substance users
  • Understand the medical, financial, occupational, and other consequences of tobacco use in individuals with addictions
  • Gain increased awareness about the need for integrated tobacco treatment within the behavioral health setting and the barriers which keep smokers with addictions from accessing tobacco treatment. (This can include staff who use tobacco or policies that allow for continued tobacco use in the treatment setting.)
  • Become familiar with tools for assessing tobacco use including carbon monoxide measurements, DSM criteria for tobacco use disorder and withdrawal syndromes, assessments of nicotine dependence and stages of change
  • Describe the rationale for treatment as effective methods for increasing the success of quit attempts

 

Location

Zoom

Jun 21 Mon
ADAD Zoom Training: Cyberbullying, Cyberstalking, Sexting and the Law

Upon completion of this workshop the clinician/staff/educators will have a clear understanding of:

  • All forms of CyberBullying, CyberStalking and the psychological impact on young people.
  • Sexting in context to teenagers and young adults in the 21st century and legal implications.
  • How parents, educators and clinicians can safeguard children, teenagers and young adults from Cyber-Abuse.
  • Medical, Psychological, Sociological and Behavioral impact on humans as a result of Cyber-Abuse.
Location

Zoom

Jun 25 Fri
ADAD Zoom Training: Working with Challenging Families

Description: This workshop is designed to incorporate the skills necessary to build better relationships with families who may be resistant or hesitant to services. Training will focus on assessing client strengths, reviewing various behavioral theories, approaches and techniques, and identifying strategies for addressing conflict in relationships.

Location

Zoom