Last updated: 1/27/2014

Sharon K. Usagawa, LCSW (808) 386-8523
Last Updated: 1/27/2014
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Degrees:
MSW

Years of Experience: 25

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English

Licensing:
HI - LCSW [3144]

Credentials and Certifications:
Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW)
Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (DCSW)
Qualified Clinical Social Worker (QCSW)

Office and Contact Information
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Ho`omalie/Tranquility
970 N. Kalaheo Ave. Suite C201
Kailua, HI 96734  

(808) 386-8523


Office Hours:
Mon: By appointment
Tue: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Wed: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Thu: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Fri: By appointment
Sat: N/A
Sun: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Pearlridge Office Building
98-211 Pali Momi Street Suite 635
Aiea, HI 96701  

(808) 386-8523

Contact: Sharon Usagawa

Office Hours:
Mon: By appointment
Tue: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Wed: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Thu: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Fri: By appointment
Sat: N/A
Sun: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 2 Days

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Telephone Counseling
Weekend Office Hours

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Adoption/Foster Care Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Career/Employment Concerns Child Abuse and Neglect Couple or Marital Issues Depression Domestic Violence Education/Personal Development Family Issues Gender Identity Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Parenting Issues Psychosomatic Runaways Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Suicidal Thoughts Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Also serving:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Aging Asperger's Syndrome Attachment Disorders Bipolar Disorders Dissociative Disorders Dual Diagnosis Eating Disorders Firesetting Immigration/Newcomer Infertility Learning Disabilities Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Neurological Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Personality Disorders Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Sleep Disorders Traumatic Brain Injury
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Behavioral Medicine Coaching Cognitive/Behavioral Contemplative Holistic Humanistic Mindfulness Based Approaches Narrative Therapy Parent Guidance Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Prevention Psycho-Educational Psychodynamic Relational Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Other theoretical approaches:
Advocacy Case Management Crisis Intervention Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Early Intervention (Birth to 3 years) Education Consultation Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Ericksonian Evaluation/Diagnostic Existential Psychotherapy Expressive Therapy Feminist Focusing Gestalt Information and Referral Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Jungian Long-Term Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Outreach Play Therapy Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Satir Social Support Sports Psychology Systemic Thought Field Therapy (TFT)
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Group Individual Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Peer Support
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Preschool (Under 6)
Specific populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Biracial Cancer Patients Caregivers Children of Divorce College Students Grandparents Interracial Families/Couples Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Step Families Suicidal Transgender
Adopted AIDS/HIV+ Brain/Head Injured Chronic Illness Diabetes Disabled Gifted Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Obese or Overweight Offenders/Perpetrators Twins
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Buddhist Christian Jewish LDS/Mormon
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Asian Native American Pacific Islander Portuguese
Alaskan Native Caribbean Haitian Hispanic Indian
Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: N/A
Couples: N/A
Group: $20
Family: N/A

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Medicaid (or equivalent state insurance): Yes
Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
Crisis Intervention
Information & Referral
Initial Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families
Prevention Programs

Insurance:
Beacon Health TRICARE
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) United Behavioral Health (UBH)
Hawaii Management Alliance Association (PPO) United Healthcare
Hawaii Medical Service Association (Preferred Provider Plan) United HealthCare (Options PPO)
Horizon Behavioral Services University Health Alliance (UHA Plan 600)
Managed Health Network

Groups
My Kuleana (Responsibility)
Court-referred or self-referred. Focus on understanding one's own potential and responsibility for owning our own emotions, learning to live in healthier emotions and applying it in relationships.
Group Focus: Anger Management
Domestic Violence - Perpetrators
Stress
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Educational
Member Age: Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Male
Location: Kailua
Kailua, HI 96734
Phone: (808) 386-8523
Meeting Time: Evening
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on Thursday

Having It All Without Losing Your Cool
A Women's group designed to teach and support women in managing their various, sometimeas all-encompassing roles and responsibilities in the home and at work settings, with a healthy flair.
Group Focus: Women's Issues
Stress
Parenting Issues
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Educational
Member Age: Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Female
Location: Kailua
Kailua, HI 96744
Phone: (808) 386-8523
Meeting Time: Morning
Meeting Frequency: Every 2 weeks on Sunday

Come Live in Aaah . . loha
A small group designed to help individuals decrease, manage and/or eliminate anxiety/depression/phobia symptoms to live a healthier, happier, more emotionally enriching life.
Group Focus: Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Depression
Phobias
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
CBT
Member Age: Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Any
Location: Kailua
Kailua, HI 96734
Phone: (808) 386-8523
Meeting Time: Morning
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on Thursday

A Call to Warriors (Peaceful Transition fr Stress to Divine)
Returning Warriors: intruding memories, sleep difficulty, arguments, conflicts, misunderstandings, difficulty relaxing, unending stress - sound familiar? Looking for peace in your heart, mind and home? This is the group for you.
Group Focus: Trauma/PTSD
Anger Management
Interpersonal Relationships
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Support
Member Age: Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Any
Location: Kailua
Kailua, HI 96734
Phone: (808) 386-8523
Meeting Time: Evening
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on Monday