Mental Health &
Suicide Prevention workshops

Members of KMHA’s team have been trained to be cofacilitators for the following workshops:

Youth Suicide & Bullying Prevention Class

Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Location: Hale `Opio Kaua`i
2959 Umi St. Suite #300, Lihue

RSVP: Reiko Ayabe — Diversion Program Coordinator
808-977-8206 or mobile 808-635-8039
Facilitated in conjunction with MHA & LT

Caregiver Retreat

For the Caregiver Retreat, please copy / paste: Caregivers play such a critical role in our society, and yet often are our silent advocates in health, wellness, and stability. KMHA is honored to support Hawaii’s caregivers in their ongoing venture towards mental health and wellness. Franci Dávila, our Executive Director, will be presenting on a 'Caregiver's Needs during Periods of Grief' for this event.

NAMI Kauai Family Support Group

Family Support Group Meets Bi Monthly:

2nd Wednesday 6-7:30 pm
Mahelona Hospital in VTC Conf. Rm. Kapaa

4 th Thursday 12-1pm Lunch
Liliuokalani Trust Lanai Rm. 4530 Kali Rd. Lihue


Contact us to find out more about NAMI Support Groups and Resources - 808-631-4982

FREE Workshop

ASIST - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training

This is a two-day FREE workshop offered to ALL community members designed to eqip participants to respond knowledgably and competently to persons at risk of suicide. This was a workshop provided in conjunction with KPAA and The Kaua’i Resilience Project. Our last training was in December 2020.

FREE suicide prevention workshop

Youth Mental Health First Aid

This FREE suicide prevention workshop for adults is offered to all parents, educators, mentors, and community members dealing with youths in their professional or personal lives. This was a workshop provided in conjunction with KPAA, Kupa’a Kaua’i, Hale ‘Opio Kaua’i, and The Kaua’i Resilience Project. Our last training was in October 2020.

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Anti-Bullying & Suicide Prevention Training (youth)

This workshop allows participants to be introduced to and unpack the Youth Suicide &Bullying Prevention (YSBP) curriculum, explore recommended best practices for working with youth in bullying and suicide prevention, and practice facilitating the YSBP training. Participants who complete the Training-for-Trainers (T4T) Workshop are then certified YSBP. Trainers who are qualified to deliver trainings to youth in their communities with the necessary training materials.