Lauren Ampolos, PhD, IFMCP

Kahului HI
I take an integrative and functional approach to healing while utilizing evidence-based treatment modalities that encourage healing at the root level with self-nurturing, self-reliance, and finding the delicate balance between acceptance versus change. Please go to for further information or to book services.
Dr. Ampolos received her MA and PhD in Clinical Psychology, with an emphasis in Health Psychology, at the California School of Professional Psychology in San Diego, CA. She received her BAs in Psychology and Spanish at the University of San Diego. She completed her pre-doctoral training at Wai’anae Coast Comprehensive Health Center on O’ahu, and completed her post-doctoral training on Maui. She is also an Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner (IFMCP). Her specialities include treating complex trauma and PTSD, personality disorders, eating disorders, nutrition and mental health, depression, anxiety, couples in crisis, and chronic health challenges, including pain and autoimmune disease management. She also specializes in functional health, providing true mind-body, root-level healing. She is passionate about providing access to care and strives to create a warm, open and non-judgmental healing environment at Illuminate Wellness.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Trauma Resolution, Ketamine-Assisted Therapy, Cannabis-Assisted Therapy, Mind Body Balance and Functional Medicine Consultation