Fall Trimester Classes Starting September 2015

Pacific Academy of the Healing Arts is pleased to announce that 45 six hour classes leading to CSAC certification will be offered beginning this month! Each trimester will be a combination of face-to-face courses and online courses, preparing our students for CSAC Certification in the State of Read More...

Face to Face CSAC Courses on Big Island Hawaii September 2014

We are pleased to announce that we will resume face to face courses in Hilo, Hawaii beginning in September 2014. We are now accepting early enrollment for these courses. Click here to view a sample schedule and to submit a form if you are interested in more information about our face to face Read More...

Change the world

As I look out onto the soft blue of Hilo Bay from my Bay front office, I am filled with anticipation and satisfaction at the prospect of serving new cohort of counseling students this fall. The very prospect of reopening the Academy's doors to face-to-face students has met with enthusiasm and Read More...

Letter from the Director

2012 was a year that tested us all. From the bipolarity of election year politics to a forced awareness of the treacherousness of sidelining mental illness care as a public health priority. The public has vacillated between facing the distresses of a wounded economy and mournful silver Read More...

Cyber Testing on the Islands for the International Certification Exam

For those of you on the neighbor islands, Hawaii Alcohol and Drug abuse Division of Department of Health is now allowing qualified candidates to test for Certified Substance Abuse Counselor exam at University of Hawaii campuses via computer now. One of my grads will the very first to test on the Big Read More...