About Sarah Williams, Psy.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Director of Lehualani Center

Sarah Kawahinekōmakaninani Williams PsyD is the director of the Lehualani Center, a licensed clinical psychologist, a published author, and a Hawaiian Energetics Master Level Practitioner. She received her Doctorate in Psychology (PsyD) from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago and has successfully worked with children, adolescents, adults, and families since 1995. She is certified in Child and Adolescent Gestalt Play Therapy through the West Coast Institute and provides Gestalt Play Therapy trainings for colleagues. Dr. Sarah is EMDR certified and has extensive experience working with children and adults with trauma.

Since 2005 Dr. Sarah has been studying Hawaiian Energetics, which originate from the ancient wisdom of the medical Kahuna. At the Lehualani Center, she provides Hawaiian Energetics treatments and Hawaiian Cranial Sacral Therapy. During a healing session, the creative force of Mana, the four elements (Fire, Water, Air, Earth) and aloha, are combined in a way and flow specifically for your healing. Physical, emotional, energetic, and spiritual healing is available for your renewal, equilibrium, and a sense of well being.

Dr. Sarah has presented numerous times throughout the United States and Canada at schools and conferences. Many of these presentations discussed anxiety, depression, embodied presence, learning disabilities, and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults and children. She co-presented a Hawaiian Energetics lecture and gave treatments at the Autism Today Conference in Vancouver, Canada, with her kumu, Ed Kaleolani Spencer. Dr. Sarah has presented lectures and workshops on “Living Aloha” in Hawaii, Illinois, and Utah.

“Dr. Sarah’s open-mindedness, compassion, and flexibility helped me to grow and heal in more ways than I can express.”
“With Dr. Sarah I was able to discover and strengthen tools to build new relationships with others and manage myself better.”
“After working with Dr. Sarah, I feel much safer in my own skin.”
“I highly recommend Sarah’s therapeutic style and her passion for helping.”
“I had some wonderful insights come out of my session with Dr. Sarah.”

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