Welcome to Lāna`i Community Health Center

The Lāna'i Community Health Center’s mission is to take care of the community of Lāna`i by directly providing health services (primary care, dental, behavioral health and selected specialty services) to the community; providing activities and services through partnerships with local organizations as well as the many off-island organizations reaching out to Lāna`i by serving as coordinator, advocate, resource, initiator, and convener;
and working collaboratively to provide space for partners who can provide needed services for Lāna`i.

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Lunes/Martes/Miyerkules/Huwebes: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Biyernes: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sabado: 8:00 am – 3:00pm

Health Center: 333 Sixth Street

Italmeg ti kakalbitan iti mapa tapno maiturong kayo iti Mapa ti Google Ipigket ditoy a pahina: Lugar a masarakan iti 478 Lauhala Place, Lanai City, HI Para ti kadakkelan nga pangbuyaan iti mapa, mabalin nga ipadakkel ken ipabassit, ken iprinta ti direksyon

(808) 565-6919

333 Sixth Street, Lāna'i City, HI

Open Monday - Saturday with evening hours available


Cori Takesue, PsyD, CTTS

Dr. Cori Takesue is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist who has been an integral part of the Lāna‘i Community Health Center since February 2014. In August 2020, she stepped into the role of Director of Behavioral Health, where she leads with expertise and compassion.

Dr. Takesue’s educational journey began with a Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling with a Marriage and Family Therapy emphasis from Argosy University-Honolulu. She then pursued her Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology at the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University – San Francisco Campus. A native of Oahu, Dr. Takesue’s roots in the Hawaiian islands have shaped her approach to healthcare and community service.

Her clinical training was primarily conducted in the San Francisco Bay area, where she provided individual psychotherapy and psychoeducational groups across diverse treatment settings. Dr. Takesue’s experience spans from partial to inpatient hospitalization, outpatient services, schools, community mental health, and forensic and correctional facilities.

Dr. Takesue’s professional interests are multifaceted, including health psychology, where she assists individuals with chronic health conditions in making impactful lifestyle changes. She is also deeply invested in the treatment of serious mental illness, tobacco cessation, and working with at-risk adolescent youth.

Outside of her clinical practice, Dr. Takesue is an avid outdoor enthusiast. She finds balance and rejuvenation in nature, whether it’s hiking, biking, climbing, or enjoying various beach activities. Her love for the outdoors complements her holistic approach to health and well-being, both for herself and the individuals she serves.

Dr. Cori Takesue’s dedication to behavioral health and her commitment to the Lāna‘i community are evident in her work and her leadership at the health center. Her contributions continue to make a significant difference in the lives of those seeking psychological support and guidance.