Providing excellent, comprehensive evaluation and treatment on our beautiful island
We provide top-of-the-line ADHD, learning disability, and related psychological assessments for children and adults. We also provide a range of therapeutic modalities (i.e. humanistic, cognitive behavioral, psychodynamic, interpersonal, family, group) to fit the needs of clients suffering from anxiety, depression, behavioral disorders, addictive behaviors, and phase of life adjustment problems. Regardless of treatment orientation, underlying all interventions is a respect for the individual, the client, and an emphasis on developing a strong therapeutic relationship.
Highest Degree: PhD in Clinical Psychology, Brigham Young University, 1996
Dr. Val Umphress is the director of Oahu Psychological Services and has over 20 years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Umphress’ current interests include ADHD and learning disability assessment, testing accommodation evaluations, pre-bariatric surgery evaluations, interpersonally-focused psychotherapy for depression and anxiety, group psychotherapy, parent behavioral management training for ADHD, and professional supervision.
Highest Degree: MSCP, Chaminade University of Honolulu, 2011
Lisa Lee is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Certified Substance Abuse Counselor. She provides individual, couples, and family therapy for children, adolescents, and adults. Her areas of specialty include addiction, ADHD, anxiety,
depression, family/marital conflict, and parent training. Her approach to treatment focuses on integrating techniques from a variety of treatment models, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or Solution Focused Therapy, depending on the issues
She feels that it is important to provide a safe and comfortable environment that allows to you to express your thoughts and feelings. It is important for her to form a relationship with her clients, thus allowing them to work together in identifying concerns, developing treatment goals, and working towards accomplishing those goals.
Highest Degree: L.C.S.W. (Master's in Clinical SociaI Work), University of Hawaii-Manoa, 2002
James Springer is compassionate and laidback, which typically makes it easier for clients to engage in the therapeutic process. He strongly believes in establishing a collaborative relationship with his clients, so that together they can discover
concerns, set goals, develop treatment plans, and empower the client.
He provides individual and family therapy for children, adolescents, and adults. Areas of specialty include anxiety, depression, family conflict, and parent training. He is eclectic in his approach to therapy; he employs a variety of techniques depending upon the issues being addressed.
Masters of Science in Counseling Psychology, Chaminade University of Honolulu, 2007
Jana Moya is a licensed marriage and family therapist. She provides individual, couples, and family therapy and works with children, teens, and adults. She has a lot of experience in supporting those with depression, anxiety, ADHD, behavioral challenges, and other individual, family, and couples conflict. Her approach includes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Structural Family Therapy, Family Systems, Mindfulness-Based Therapies, and Gottman Couples Therapy (Completion of Level 1,2,&3). Her years of service in the mental health field began in 2004, and she has experience working in early childhood social-emotional development, adolescent behavioral concerns, gender-specific trauma, justice-involved individuals, running group treatment, and complex couples counseling. More recently, Jana has also began working diligently with the Hawaii FASD Action Group and has provided consultation, training, and therapy related to FASD. Overall, her goal is to support individuals, couples, and families in building and sustaining a strong and healthy connection within themselves, with their ohana, and with those around them.
Highest Degree: Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, Brigham Young University, 2006
Dr. Neil O. Annandale is a licensed psychologist and certified group psychotherapist. He is also a National Register Health Service Psychologist exceptionally experienced in providing adult outpatient psychological services, particularly with college student mental health, addressing a wide range of presenting concerns including anxiety, depression, relationship and adjustment difficulties, grief/loss, family-of-origin, and multicultural issues. Dr. Annandale also has experience working with children, families, and conducting psychoeducational evaluations. Areas of special interest include academic/career issues, working with veterans, religious/spiritual issues, mindfulness, help-seeking behaviors of Asians and Pacific Islanders, group and couples therapy.
Master of Science in Counseling Psychology, Chaminade University of Honolulu, 2003
Norma Kawata is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She provides individual and family therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. She has been working in the mental health field since 2000. She specializes in depression, anxiety, ADHD, behavioral issues, parent training, and family conflict. Norma’s approach to therapy is strength based and she utilizes a variety of therapeutic treatments such as Cognitive Behavioral, Mindfulness- Based Interventions, Solution Focused, and Family Systems. She has a passion for helping others heal and move forward in their journey of life. She strongly believes that anyone can make changes to lead a happier and more fulfilled life.
Highest Degree: Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, Hawai'i School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University-Honolulu 2017
Dr. Bernadette Heid is a licensed clinical psychologist in Hawaii and in California. Her training and professional experience covers a wide range, from infants to adults to include cognitive and neural developmental research at University of California, San Diego and Salk Institute, neuropsychological testing at Sharp Memorial Rehabilitation Center, and psychoeducational testing for the Hawaii Department of Education. At Oahu Psychological Services, Dr. Heid specializes in psychological, psychoeducational, and neuropsychological testing to screen or diagnose for Autism Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, giftedness, learning disabilities, developmental disorders/delays, and emotional/behavioral disorders. Her clinical interests include pediatric neuropsychology, school neuropsychology, health psychology, mindfulness-based interventions, and play therapy.
Highest Degree: Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Brigham Young University, 2018
Dr. Juliann Thompson specializes in comprehensive psychological and neuropsychological assessment of all ages. She has experience with a wide variety of medical and psychiatric conditions including learning disorders, attention difficulties (ADHD), developmental disorders, epilepsy, neurodegenerative disease (e.g., dementia, Parkinson’s), and acquired brain injury (e.g., tumor, stroke, traumatic brain injury/concussion). She also has extensive experience with the assessment and treatment of mood and anxiety disorders, PTSD, and behavioral difficulties.
Dr. Thompson has worked with multidisciplinary teams in diverse settings including inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, pediatric primary care, cardiac transplant units, burn and intensive care units, and various surgical teams. She completed a two-year, postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles, conducting outpatient neuropsychological assessment, pre-surgical testing, and cognitive rehabilitation with military veterans and adults with various medical diagnoses. Her primary clinical and research interests are in neuroimaging, traumatic brain injury, and concussion across the lifespan.
Highest Degree: Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, Brigham Young University, 2019
Dr. Alicia Doman is a licensed psychologist in the state of Hawaii, with a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology. She provides individual, couples, and group therapy. Dr. Doman has experience and passion for working with the LGBTQIA+ community and also with those who have an eating disorder. She has also worked with a wide range of presenting concerns including anxiety, depression, relationship concerns, body image, religious/spiritual concerns, and multicultural issues. Dr. Doman highly values the therapeutic relationship first and integrates different treatment modalities such as Compassion-Focused Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, and Acceptance and Commitment (ACT) Therapy based on the client’s needs.
Highest Degree: M.P.H. in Public Health, Loma Linda University, 1991
Sabrina Umphress is the Office Manager for Oahu Psychological Services. She has been doing medical billing since 2000 for several different psychologists. Prior to her office management work, she was a registered dietician in Utah and Hawaii. Her favorite pastime is spending time with her husband, children, and grandson.
Highest Degree: B.S. in Healthcare Management, Park University, 2017
Rosanna Camacho is the front desk receptionist for Oahu Psychological Services. Born and raised in the island of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, she is extremely passionate about helping others with their healthcare needs. She previously served as a front office coordinator at Georgia Behavioral Health Professionals in Columbus, GA. Her professional background also includes several years of experience as a Certified Pharmacy Technician in retail and long-term care. In her spare time, she enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends.