Karl F Prater, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Kailua Kona
I work with a wide range of presenting issues as related to individuals, couples, families, businesses, and organizations. Specialty in interpersonal and systemic issues.
25 years in the helping profession. I have supervised Mental Health Professionals for over 15 years. Experience in working with children, adolescents, and adults. Specialize in family dynamics, and interactions between systems of care in the state of Hawaii. I utilizes the strengths of clients to create change and sustainable solutions.
Familiar with a wide variety of Cultures. Accept most insurance. Very knowledgeable about the system of care in the State of Hawaii.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Karl F Prater now - (808) 784-7932

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: Pacific Lutheran University
  • Year Graduated: 1996
  • License No. and State: MFT-70 Hawaii

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $220
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • HMAA
  • HMSA
  • In process of credentialing with other companies
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • UHA
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: AAMFT Clinical Member/63163
  • Member Since: 1996

Specialties

  • Life Coaching
  • Family Conflict
  • Anxiety

Issues

  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drug Abuse
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Sexuality

  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Other Racial or Ethnic Background, Pacific Islander

Age

  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Systems Theory

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 24 Jan 2017
Karl F Prater, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Kailua Kona

Karl F Prater

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT