Dr. Helen Blaisdell-Brennan, MD

Dr. Helen Blaisdell-Brennan, MD

Adult Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Helen Blaisdell-Brennan, MD is an adult psychiatry specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from University Of Hawaii At Manoa in 1999 and specializes in adult psychiatry.

1188 Bishop St Ste 1810

Honolulu, HI 96813

Contact Information

(808) 946-2002

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HAP Insurance

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Top Care Areas

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Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
more than 48% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
more than 48% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 48% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blaisdell-Brennan "Compassionate, Culturally Sensitive Care"

1  Specialties

  • Adult Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

23  Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Panic Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

14  Procedures

  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Psychotherapy for Crisis
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Hawaii At Manoa
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Hawaii At Manoa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Res 4-Ucla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Hi J a Burns School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Auckland, Certificate
    Other Education | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blaisdell-Brennan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blaisdell-Brennan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blaisdell-Brennan to family and friends
22 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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  • 1

Dr. Blaisdell-Brennan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

During my four year residency in Oahu I was treated by Dr Blaisdell-Brennan for depression and anxiety. I can say with great conviction that without her support I couldn’t have made the difficult but necessary decisions which have led me to a happier place in life. Thank you Dr. Blaisdell-Brennan!
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It's easy to schedule appointments - I had to be seen on a Saturday - she stayed late to fit me in. The office is light, airy and modern - with a great view. The staff is friendly, and makes reminder calls. There is barely a wait time. Most of all, this doctor is kind, explains things, and is...more
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I moved to Honolulu about a year ago from the mainland. Dr. Blaisdell-Brennan helped to explain cultural complexities of Hawaii - and helped me to better understand my girlfriend, who is from Hawaii. At first, I did not want to take medication, and that was okay with the doctor. Later, I...more
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It is easy to schedule an appointment with Dr. Blaisdell-Brennan. The office is clean, comfortable, and peaceful - with a great view. All are friendly and respectful. Total wait time is about 5 minutes. I trust the provider's decision - schooled at Harvard, UH and UCLA. I felt listened to. My...more
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