Veteran’s Affairs Workshop
Working with Homeless Patrons
Attendees will increase their knowledge and skills related to positive engagement with homeless patrons and the importance of self care.
Rena Takushi is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with the VA Homeless Patient Aligned Care Team (HPACT) and serves unsheltered homeless veterans on the Leeward Coast, and Central O‘ahu areas. Ms. Takushi provides coordination and case management services and enjoys community-based work in rural and native communities.
Dr. Brian Kelly is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Clinical Neuropsychologist, and Team Leader for the VA Homeless Patient Aligned Care Team Program (HPACT). Dr. Kelly provides clinical services to unsheltered homeless veterans, meeting them in their natural environments to address mental health and well-being.
10am-11am Welcome and Midkiff Learning Center and Archive Tour
11am-11:30am Business Meeting
11:30am-1pm Lunch (bentos from Kokorotei)
1pm-2:30pm Veteran's Affairs Workshop
Kamehameha Schools and Midkiff Learning Center welcomes the Hawaii Library Association to the Kapalama campus.