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Phyllis M Rooney, MA

Addiction Counselor & Certified Group Therapist located in Fort Street Mall and China Town, Honolulu, HI

About Ms. Rooney

Phyllis Rooney, BA, BS, ME, is a fully licensed and certified mental health professional at Drug, Alcohol, Mental Health Counseling & Evaluation Services Inc. in Honolulu, Hawaii, providing counseling for mental health problems and addiction.

Ms. Rooney earned her first bachelor’s degree, in philosophy, at the University of Florida in Gainesville, where she received many academic honors. Those honors included a full scholarship from the Harvard Health Professional Program. She went on to receive another bachelor’s degree in education at the University of Nebraska in Omaha.

She continued her education at the University of Missouri in Columbia, completing her master’s degree in counseling psychology, specializing in rehabilitation and mental health counseling/psychological assessments of children and adults. She was awarded a behavior disorders assistantship and the Richard Larson Fellowship through the graduate school at the University of Nebraska Lincoln.

Ms. Rooney has affiliations with the Board of Psychologists, the American Counseling Association, and several others.

She enjoys working with people of all ages, from youth to adults. Her experience includes multicultural, individual group counseling, and consulting with US military members and their families. Her expertise covers physical abuse, sexual abuse, death, substance abuse, HIV-AIDS, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Ms. Rooney expresses a genuine empathy for all her patients, successfully helping them while building trust. She is exceptional in identifying learning and behavioral disorders and offering customized treatment plans.

Accepted Insurance

Our practice accepts a number of plans that are not listed here. Please call us for any insurance related questions.

Blue Cross
Blue Shield
Ohana Healthplan
United Healthcare