Therapists at Utah Valley Counseling

Therapists at Utah Valley Counseling are specialized in treating individuals and couples affected by pornography and sex addiction. Utah Valley Counseling providers have pioneered treatment of compulsive pornography use and addiction, sex addiction, lust addiction, and love addiction for both male and female addicts, and relational trauma related to a partner or family members addiction. Many refer to this type of trauma as betrayal trauma or PTSD. Utah Valley Counseling providers have specialized training in facilitating a full disclosure and the healing process that follows, including creating healthy boundaries, secure and healthy attachment and repairing the relationship.

If you or your treatment provider, that resides outside of the Utah Valley Counseling service area, are interested in the specialized training for the treatment of pornography and sex addiction, lust and love addiction, female sex addiction, relational trauma or betrayal trauma recovery and full disclosure that is offered by Utah Valley Counseling, contact our office for more information.

Utah Valley Counseling Therapists

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Jen Middleton

Therapist

Jen works with adult individuals and couples. She has experience working with trauma, anxiety, depression, compulsive behaviors, grief, and loss. With couples, she enjoys doing pre-marital counseling and helping couples with communication, infidelity, and trust issues. Jen is trained in EMDR to treat trauma.

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Catherine Rose

Therapist

Catherine is a strengths-based therapist by nature. She loves to focus on what her clients already know and the skills they already have. Catherine is passionate about empowering her clients to build success on the hard work they have already put in to trying to survive hard times. She loves helping people who are dealing with anxiety, depression, self-esteem issues, trauma, addiction, and eating disorders. 

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Dawn Madden

Therapist

Dawn will teach you about your strengths, help you unlock hidden coping skills, and create confidence in you to tackle any life challenges. Whether the struggle is depression, trauma, grief, anxiety or relationships, Dawn will help you approach the issues from a new perspective, with expert support.

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Denhi Chaney

Therapist

Denhi loves her work as a therapist and feels joy in helping people change. Denhi is a trauma specialist. She loves being encouraging and motivating to clients. She specializes in treating compulsive pornography use and betrayal trauma, anxiety, relationship problems, and infidelity

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Allyson Evans

Therapist

Allyson is dedicated to efficient work in therapy and getting right to solutions. She specializes in addiction recovery treatment and related trauma. Allyson truly enjoys working with couples. In therapy she takes a comprehensive approach to wellness that takes into account treating the “whole person.”

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Capella Nay

Therapist

Capella is passionate about helping her clients heal, and specializes in treating sexual addiction, betrayal trauma, depression, anxiety, marriage struggles, postpartum depression, and women's issues.

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Micah Ingalls

Therapist

Micah works with couples, families, and individuals who are experiencing sex and pornography addictions, trauma, depression, anxiety, or self-esteem challenges. Micah is a compassionate and enthusiastic therapist who is committed to helping individuals, families and couples find strength and healing in their lives.

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Christopher Matteson

Therapist

Christopher enjoys helping couples and families, and people struggling with depression and anxiety. Christopher also has specialized training in treating sexual addictions.

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Joanna Sumsion

Therapist

Joanna offers kind, upbeat, support as you work through your most difficult life challenges. She gives practical recommendations of what you can do today to improve your situation. She's a marriage and family therapist, and also loves to work with individuals who needs someone to champion their change efforts. She's excellent with depression, anxiety, grief and loss. She is EMDR trained and can help you heal from traumatic life events. She's great with couples and families as well.

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Nicole Hooker

Therapist

Nicole believes that connected and supportive relationships matter more than just about anything else in our lives. She is passionate about helping couples, individuals, and families connect to themselves and the people they love. She has experience working with addiction, infidelity (affairs), and trauma (emotional neglect, childhood sexual abuse, etc.) among other presenting concerns.

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Danae Harding

Therapist

Danae is passionate about helping clients find growth, health, strength, and happiness in relationships, and in life. She enjoys working with individuals, couples, and families who are dealing with anxiety, depression, self-esteem issues, identity, perfectionism, relationship issues, addiction recovery, and LGBT issues.

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Rylee Shields

Therapist Intern

Rylee is trained in family systems theory to improve family relationships. She enjoys working with teens and adults. Rylee specializes in treating depression, anxiety, relationship conflict, infidelity, compulsive pornography use, and women's issues. She speaks fluent Spanish and loves working with the Latino population.

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Kenneth Fatkin

Therapist

Kenneth has training and experience treating relationship struggles, trauma, depression, and anxiety. He is EMDR trained, so he can provide extensive help dealing with traumas from your past and present.

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James Bailey

Therapist

James is a compassionate, thoughtful therapist who focuses on anxiety, depression, trauma, and self-esteem issues. He focuses on careful evaluation of what you bring to counseling and helps create a personal, tailored treatment plan that fits your exact needs.

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Jayde Scroggs

Therapist

Jayde works with range of mental health and relationship challenges, but focuses specifically on helping individuals and couples struggling with anxiety, depression, faith transitions or faith crises, sexual addiction, betrayal trauma, and struggles with self-worth or identity.

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Alesha Holt

Therapist

Alesha loves to help clients see opportunities in their challenges. She is optimistic, positive, and strengths focused. Alesha works all all kinds of concerns, including depression, anxiety, betrayal, and trauma.

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Amanda Shepard

Therapist Intern

Amanda is a mental health counselor intern and is ready to empower you to develop a stronger sense of self and find healthy ways of coping with life challenges. Amanda enjoys working with young adults and adults. She has experience and training in working with depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, and in helping people heal with past abuse. Amanda also enjoys working with couples.

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Taber Gibbons

Therapist

Taber appreciates the hard work and time that each person puts into counseling and he is committed to helping clients find change and improvement. Taber has experience helping clients with trauma processing and recovery, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, addiction recovery, and reunification of families.

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Tara McCormick

Therapist

Tara has worked with a wide range of people, including victims, tribal services, juveniles, elderly, addictions, hospice and crisis work. She treats PTSD, depression, anxiety, and relationship issues.

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Susie Larsen

Therapist

Susie works with people facing issues around self-esteem, betrayal, relationships, eating disorders, autism spectrum diagnoses, attachment wounds, and spiritual and faith development. She offers extra emphasis on self-care, mindfulness, and other wellness practices.

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Bryan Henrie

Therapist

Marriage, couples, and family therapy is Brian's primary focus. He is passionate about helping couples with communication problems, premarital counseling, conflict, attachment issues, and emotional disconnection, as well as betrayal trauma and sex addiction.

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Bryce Barker

Therapist

Bryce specializes in treating sexual and pornography addiction and the associated betrayal trauma typically experienced by partners. His additional clinical experience includes treating anxiety, depression, LGBTQ+ concerns, trauma, and relationship struggles.

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Alyson Watkins

Therapist

Alyson specializes in working with those suffering with anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, and addictions. She also works with women’s issues such as self-esteem, shame, and body image.

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Amanda Gheen

Dietitian

Amanda is a registered dietitian and nutritionist. She can help with body image, eating disorders, meal planning, accountability, and intuitive eating.

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Dan Solen

Therapist

Dan believes you need a customized therapy approach that works just for you. Dan has years of experience helping people work through compulsive sexual behaviors and helping those relationships heal. Dan has training in EMDR therapy and also enjoys working with individuals and couples struggling with faith transitions or faith crises.

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Colton Waldron

Therapist

Colton enjoys helping couples and families reach their relationship goals. He specializes in working with infidelity, pornography use and partner trauma, difficult life stages and transitions, relationship satisfaction, and depression and anxiety. Colton focuses on helping his clients use their relationship and behavior patterns to accomplish their goals, guiding them in re-patterning unsuccessful interactions.

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Rachel Hartshorn

Therapist

Rachel believes in collaborating with her clients to find unique solutions to problems. She is passionate about her role as as therapist and enjoys helping people who are dealing with depression, anxiety, relationship problems, and many other challenges.

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Alexis Williams

Therapist

Alexis is a strengths-based, trauma-informed therapist who focuses on helping you become the best version of yourself possible. She enjoys helping clients who struggle with relationship conflict or communication issues, self-esteem problems, and infidelity. She specializes in treating adult survivors or childhood sexual abuse.

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Kristina Robbins

Therapist Intern

Kristina can help you with anxiety, depression, self-esteem, spirituality, betrayal trauma, rebuilding trust, pornography issues, and sexual addictions. She is trained in trauma treatment and can help you work through traumatic experiences in your life. She will give you honest feedback about exactly what she's seeing, so you don't have to guess about what to work on next. 

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Shawn Talbot

Therapist

Shawn is empowering and goal oriented. Shawn can help you if you are struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, self-esteem issues, and identity struggles. He is trained to treat compulsive sexual behaviors (like pornography use) and works with couples where the partner is experiencing betrayal trauma as well.

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Sam Stinnett

Therapist

Sam is a person-centered and trauma-informed approach therapist who can adapt to your specific needs in the therapeutic space. Sam works with anxiety, depression, autism, trauma, LGBTQ+ concerns, sexual problems, and relationship issues.

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Dr. Kip Rasmussen

Therapist

Opening up to someone you don't know is difficult. We know it is hard to face difficulties and challenges in life. Dr. Rasumssen has over 20 years of experience as a therapist, most often involving anxiety, depression, marital issues, parenting and trauma. Kip also has extensive experience working with teens, especially eating disorders.

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Brian Rhodes

Therapist

Brian is passionate about helping couples heal marriages, rebuild trust and intimacy after an affair or other betrayal, solve problems, and strengthen their emotional bonds. He also has great success helping individuals work through and heal from trauma, depression, anxiety, compulsive behaviors, sexual addictions, and faith issues.

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Ali Springer Therapist

Ali Springer

Therapist

Ali works with people who struggle with depression and anxiety, helping them overcome trauma from their past. Ali is an LGBTQ ally and really enjoys working with that population and their families. She enjoys helping people through faith crises, faith transitions, and she enjoys counseling couples in mixed-faith marriages. Ali enjoys marriage counseling as well as helping people through infidelity and problematic sexual behaviors.

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Directors and Staff

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Dan Solen

Associate Clinical Director

Dan oversees supervision of associate therapists and provides training and consultation to new hires. He provides training to therapists in the ARM-5 treatment model for compulsive sexual behaviors, and also provides in-house EMDR training for Sela Health therapists.

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Allyson Evans

Associate Clinical Director

Allyson provides supervision for associate therapists as well as consultation and training for new Sela Health therapists. In addition, she provides support for therapist clinical documentation.

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Dr. Adam M. Moore

Clinical Director

Dr. Adam Moore has provided professional counseling for over a decade. He specializes in treating sexual addiction (including pornography addiction), and extramarital affairs.

Dr. Moore is an educator and public speaker. He has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses at Brigham Young University, Argosy University, and Utah Valley University. He has shared presentations and workshops on pornography and sexual addiction recovery with many thousands of people across the state of Utah.

Dr. Moore provides training and supervision for all Utah Valley Counseling therapists.

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Lindsay Moore

Executive Director

Lindsay manages Utah Valley Counseling’s operations, including insurance and other third-party billing, graphic design, social media and outreach. She has a background in human resources and office management and has worked in HR and office management positions with Hampton Inn & Suites, Sodexho facilities management, and Utah Valley University facilities.

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Lauren

Office Manager

Lauren manages office operations, receives intake phone calls, assigns new clients to therapists, and provides support to Utah Valley Counseling clinicians and directors. Lauren's previous work history includes event planning, retail, and forensic anthropology.

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Janelle Benny

Administrative Assistant

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Lyndsie Terry

Administrative Assistant

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At Utah Valley Counseling, we help clients with many presenting concerns, including the following:

 

Sexual and pornography addiction, including for adults and teens.

Extramarital affairs or cheating. Research shows that outcomes are better for these situations when therapists follow specific protocols.

Eating disorders, including binge eating, anorexia, bulimia, and more. We treat people who need outpatient help.

Sexual dysfunction in relationships. We work with you to improve your sexual relationship.

Grief or bereavement–addressing issues with death and loss or even grieving losses of former spiritual or religious beliefs.

We can help with maternal mental health issues like post-partum depression and infertility or pregnancy loss.

Our therapists are trained to work with depression and anxiety, chronic illness, body image, and self-esteem issues.

If you have parenting problems or need help with your family relationships, we can help with that.

 

We also offer free community presentations and contracted speaking engagements for retreats, conferences and corporate events.