Alfred A. Sison, MA, LMFT, PsyD; "Dr. Al" is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with a subspeciality license in Marriage and Family Therapy. He services individuals, couples, and familes through the psycho -therapeutic process, behavioral health consultation, wellness coaching, and maintains a private practice in Honolulu, HI.
Among his areas of expertise and experience have included the following mental health service populations; Primary Care Behavioral Health Consultation, Military life and challenges, Adult Development (i.e. Career, Financial, Relationship Dynamics and Analysis, Identity), Adolescent Issues, Couples therapy, Chronic and Serious Mental Illness, Child Sexual Abuse Treatment - offenders, victims, and non-offending family members, Domestic Violence - offenders and victims, HI DOE School Based Behavioral Health Treatment for children and adolescents, Forensic Assessment and Treatment, Health Psychology, Trauma, US Military veterans and active duty, and the Diverse and Marginalized populations in Hawaii.
In addition to his private practice, Dr. Al currently works as a Primary Care Health Psychologist at Kaiser Permanente-Hawaii, has provided mental health evaluation and assessment services for Hawaii State government programs, and has been an Adjunct Professor at private Hawaii universities teaching Marriage and Family Therapy courses and practicum supervision as well as a post doctoral Clinical Psychology supervision at Kaiser Permanente Hawaii.
Dr. Al is a practical, interactive client centered/solution-focused/ACT therapist. His treatment approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients resolve current problems and long-standing patterns. He incorporates a blend of conventional, evidence based, and alternative approaches. He draws upon a variety of styles and techniques to incorporate what will be most helpful for each client. With sensitivity and compassion, he works with each client to help them build on their strengths to identify and achieve life goals.
Dr. Al enjoys surfing, golf, chess, music, and spending time with his family in the Kaneohe Bay during his free time.
Doctorate of Psychology (PsyD), Clinical Psychology - Argosy University, Hawaii Campus program now transitioned to Chaminade University, School of Education and Behavioral Sciences
Master of Arts (MA), Professional Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy Specialty
American School of Professional Psychology, Hawaii Campus
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology; University of California, Berkeley
Hawaii Licensed Psychologist #1193
Hawaii Marriage and Family Therapy License #111
Professional Activities and Memberships
National Register of Health Service Psychologists
Member of AAMFT, HIAAMFT, APA, and HPA