Clinical Supervisor and Trainer
Jessi Kojima, Psy.D.
Tami Swonigan, Psy.D.
Alaka’i Na Keiki’s Support Staff
Supporting Alaka’i Na Keiki’s Administration are…
Alaka’i Na Keiki’s Directors
Alaka’i Na Keiki was co-founded in 1996 by Dr. Linda Hufano and Dr. Richard Kravetz. Collectively Drs. Hufano and Kravetz, Hawaii-licensed psychologists, bring an extensive experience in service provision and administration to the delivery of mental health services for Hawaii children, youth, adults and families.
Alaka’i Na Keiki’s Clinical Supervisors and Trainers
Alaka’i Na Keiki’s major strength lies in its commitment and demonstrated ability to deliver effective services for Hawaii children, youth, and adults with moderate to severe emotional, behavioral challenges and developmental challenges. Joining Drs. Linda Hufano and Richard Kravetz in leading Alaka’i Na Keiki are the following Clinical Supervisors and Trainers: Kali Ikemoto, M.S., Lysa Kama-Carr, Psy.D., John Pyles, Psy.D. Candidate, Samantha Tavares, Psy.D., and Antony Thomas, Ph.D., BCBA-D. Each member of Alaka’i Na Keiki’s leadership team has several years of direct experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families, the DOH and other agencies on O’ahu. This leadership team has been recognized by the Council for the Accreditation of Rehabilitative Facilities (CARF), contractor audits, and the community it serves as possessing the knowledge, skills and abilities to train, supervise and monitor the delivery of behavioral health services for individuals and their families.