Our Maui Team of Professionals & Experts
Gabrielle Galler-Rimm, M.D.
Developmental • Behavioral Pediatrics Pediatrician
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
Dr. Gabrielle Galler-Rimm (“Dr. Gabi”) is a pediatrician who completed a fellowship in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She has 25 years of national and international experience in diagnosing, consulting, providing treatment, and leading treatment teams for psychiatric, behavioral and developmental disorders. Her primary interest is in clearly defining the specific needs of each child/adolescent and family and working to empower her patients and families to access an array of services and supports to ensure the best possible outcomes. She is the sole Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician on Maui and one of only several in the state of Hawaii. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
- Applied Behavioral Analysis
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders
- Various Mental Health and Behavioral Conditions
- Learning Disorders
- Youth in transition to adulthood
- Intellectual disabilities
- Other Developmental Disorders and Concerns
- Behavior Based Individual and Family Therapies
- Psychopharmacological Treatments
Michael Rimm, M.D.
Child • Adolescent • Adult Psychiatry
Fellow, The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (1999-2011)
He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine where he was voted outstanding teacher 2005-2006. He has presented at many local, state, and international mental health meetings. He is fluent in English and Spanish.
He and his wife, Dr. Gabi Galler-Rimm, Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrician, currently run Galler Rimm Behavioral Health Services, Autism Specialists of the Pacific and Michael Rimm Consulting.
Prior to moving to Maui in 2002, Dr. Rimm was the Clinical Director of the only public Child Adolescent Mental Health Agency in South Auckland New Zealand.
In 2002 he was recruited by the Hawaii Department of Health, Child Adolescent Mental Health Division to serve as Clinical Director of the Maui Family Guidance Center. While there he led a team that had much success in helping families, the DOE, and the community with treatments that would maintain high risk youth in their homes and community while simultaneously reducing the cost of care for each youth
He specializes in:
ADHD and Disruptive Behavior Disorders
Youth in transition to adulthood
Eating Disorders and Psychosomatic Conditions
Self Harm and Suicidal Behavior
Other Mental Health Concerns
Individual, Family, and Marriage Therapies
Holly Feldmann, MS, BCBA
Holly Feldmann completed her master’s degree in special education with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis from Arizona State University, obtaining BCBA and QBA credentials thereafter. Holly has worked with individuals across autism spectrum and related disorders since 2012. She is personally rewarded by individuals’ successes towards an independent lifestyle. In her free timeHolly enjoys playing with her dogs, snorkeling, hiking, and spending time at the beach with her family.
Jessica Flora, MS
Jessica is the office assistant for Galler Rimm Behavioral Health, Autism Specialists of the Pacific, and Center for Peak Brain Performance. She obtained a master’s degree in clinical counseling and has since worked as an emergency response therapist at hospitals and jails for many years. Outside of work Jessica enjoys spending time at the beach with family, her dogs, and friends.
Alex Samson, MS, MPH, BCBA
Alex was born and raised in Long Island, New York but have lived in Connecticut, Florida, Kenya, and California before moving to Maui. He has a master’s degree in public health and a second master’s degree in applied behavior analysis. Throughout his professional career in behavior analysis, he has worked hands-on and remotely with clients and staff in the home, school, and clinical settings. Outside of work he enjoys traveling (he has visited over a dozen countries!), hiking, binging TV shows, and playing with his dogs. One fun fact about him is that he used to work in entertainment as a professional stilt walker for several years.
“I am beyond grateful to be living here on Maui and excited to be working with each of my clients and their families!“
Jarod Sampson, RN-BSN
Jarod is a registered nurse and is the lead technician and supervisor at the Center for Peak Brain Performance. He has close to 10 years’ experience as a critical care nurse working on Oahu, Japan and the east coast of the mainland. Jarod has been living in Hawai’i for over 7 years. He has a passion caring for his community, patients and his new family. When he’s not helping patients in the clinic you can catch him pursing his love for the ocean on a surfboard.
Caroline Starble, MS, BCBA
Caroline Starble is a licensed and board certified BCBA, and a special educator with clinical and public school experience in applied behavior analysis (ABA). She holds a Master’s of Science degree in ABA from Bay Path University in Concord, Massachusetts. She also holds an educator’s licensein moderate disabilities. Caroline specializes in working with children and adolescents on the autism spectrum and other disabilities. She most recently worked with public school students at Boston Public Schools.Caroline has three sons and enjoys hiking and other adventures with family and friends during her spare time.
Certified Therapy Dog
May she rest in peace.
Moana was GRBH’s Certified Therapy Dog as well as our beloved pet. After 12 ½ years of unconditional love and devotion to her family and patients, our sweet Moana sadly passed away on 7/12/21 surrounded by all of her loved ones. You will be deeply missed but never forgotten dear Dr. Mo. …fare you well, fare you well, we love you more than words can tell…
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