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Supervisor:

Adam Fisher
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Integrative Systemic Therapy (IST)

2. Internal Family Systems Therapy (IFS)

3. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

4. Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Sex Therapy

2. Couples Therapy

3. Religious or Spiritual Problem

4. Pornography/Masturbation

5. Anxiety

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Intersectionality

2. Religion/Spirituality

3. Black/African-American

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

Private Practice (<1 yr)

Doctoral Degree: Indiana University Counseling Psychology
Masters Degree: Gonzaga University
Personal Interests: Basketball, Movies/TV, Piano, Running, Travel

SUPERVISOR: Adam Scalese
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

3. Gestalt Therapy

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Pornography/Masturbation

2. Biofeedback/Stress-Management

3. LGBTQ+

4. Group Therapy

5. Couples Therapy

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

2. International Students

3. Intersectionality

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

Assessment/Testing (<1 yr)

Private Practice (1-3 yrs)

College Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

Residential Treatment Center (1-3 yrs)

Career Counseling Ceneter (<1 yr)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University
Undergraduate Degree: Brigham Young University: Hawaii
Languages: Spanish
Personal Interests: Gardening, Pickle Ball, Ice Hockey, Foodie, Cooking, Baking

Name: Barbara Morrell
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Object Relations: Brief Pscyhodynamic

2. Compassion-Focused Therapy (CFT)

3. Internal Attachment Therapy

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:
  1. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD
  2. Family-of-Origin
  3. Biofeedback/Stress-Management
  4. Religious or Spiritual Problem
  5. Outreach/Prevention
Top 3 Multicultural Interests:
  1. White Privilege
  2. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
  3. International Students
Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center +10 yrs.

Private Practice <1 yr.

Biofeedback/Stress Management +10 yrs.

School Counseling 4-6 yrs.

Doctoral Degree: University of Maryland, Baltimore
Undergraduate Degree: Brigham Young University
Certification: Biofeedback Certified
Personal Interests: I love to travel; I'm trying to hold my feet to the fire to be a better ally against racism; "I want to teach the world to breathe in perfect harmony"; I'm a recovering perfectionist

Supervisor:

Brett Merrill
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

3. Development Psychology

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Depression

2. Group Therapy

3. Couples Therapy

4. Substance Abuse

5. Religious or Spiritual Problem

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Religion/Spirituality

2. Asian/Asian American

3. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (4-6 yrs)

Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

Substance Abuse/Rehab (1-3 yrs)

Residential Treatment Center (1-3 yrs)

Case Manager (1-3 yrs)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Clinical Psychology
Personal Interests: I love chess, movies, and piña coladas

Supervisor:

Broderick Brown
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Theoretical Orientations:

1.Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

2. Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT)

3. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Anxiety

2. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

3. Depression

4. Religious or Spiritual Problem

5. Outreach/Prevention

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Religion/Spirituality

2. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

3. Racial/Cultural Identity

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

College Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

Assessment and Testing (4-6 yrs)

Private Practice (1-3 yrs)

Child/Adolescent Center (1-3 yrs)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Clinical Psychology

Supervisor:

Corinne Hannan
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

2. Mindfulness Based Therapy

3. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Eating Disorders (ED)

2. Body-Image

3. Group Therapy

4. Gender

5. Depression

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Religion/Spirituality

2. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

3. Intersectionality

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center

Assessment/Testing

Private Practice

Career Counseling Center

School Counseling

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Clinical Psychology
Personal Interests: I love mother nature, excellent company, and laughter

Supervisor:

Dallas Jensen
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

2. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

3. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. LGBTQ+

2. Religious or Spiritual Problem

3.Anxiety

4. Social Anxiety

5. Depression

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

2. Religion/Spirituality

3. Racial/Cultural Identity

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

Career Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

School Counseling (<1 yr)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
Masters Degree: Ohio State University

Supervisor:

David M. Erekson
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

2. Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT)

3. Emotion-Focused Therapy (EFT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Anxiety

2. Depression

3. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

4. Chronic Pain/Illness

5. Social Anxiety

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

2. Religion/Spirituality

3. Intersectionality

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (4-6 yrs)

Hospital Setting (1-3 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

Private Practice (1-3 yrs)

Chronic Pain Clinic (1 yr)

School Counseling (<1 yr)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Clinical Psychology
Masters Degree: Teachers College, Columbia University

Supervisor:

Dominic Schmuck
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

2. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

3. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

2. Religious or Spiritual Problem

3. 1st Generation College Students

4. Couples Therapy

5. Group Therapy

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. International Students

2. Religion/Spirituality

3. Socioeconomic Status

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

Community Mental Health (<1 yr)

College Counseling Center (4-6 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

Private Practice (<1 yr)

Residential Treatment Center (<1 yr)

Biofeedback/Stress Management Center (<1 yr)

Couples Therapy Center (<1 yr)

Correctional Facility (<1 yr)

Doctoral Degree: University of Louisville
Masters Degree: University of Louisville
Undergraduate Degree: Brigham Young University

Supervisor:

Derek Griner
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

2. Multicultural Therapy

3. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Group Therapy

2. LGBTQ+

3. Anxiety

4. Race/Ethnicity

5. Religious or Spiritual Problem

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

2. Religion/Spirituality

3. Intersectionality

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

Hospital (4-6 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
Additional: Board Certified in Counseling Psychology (ABPP) Certified Group Psychotherapist (CGP)
Personal Interests: I love anything to do with the outdoors. I particularly enjoy spending time canyoneering in Southern Utah. I also like rock climbing and traveling.

Supervisor:

Hoku Conklin
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Mindfulness Based Therapy

2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

3. Compassion-Focused Therapy

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Anxiety

2. Depression

3. Race/Ethnicity

4. Religious or Spiritual Problem

5. Outreach/Prevention

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Pacific Islanders

2. Religion/Spirituality

3. Intersectionality

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (7-9 yrs)

Career Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

Community Mental Health Center (<1 yr)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
Languages Spoken: Spanish

Supervisor:

Jon Cox
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

2. Positive Psychology

3. Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Anxiety

2. Developmental disorders

3. Group Therapy

4. Outreach/Prevention

5. Depression

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Persons with Disabilities

2. Gender

3. Pacific Islanders

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

Hospital Setting (4-6 yrs)

College Counseling Center (4-6 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (4-6 yrs)

Child/Adolescent Center (4-6 yrs)

Employee Assistance Program (4-6 yrs)

Private Practice (1-3 yrs)

Sports Psychologist (1-3 yrs)

Correction Facility (<1 yr)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Clinical Psychology

Supervisor:

Kara Cattani
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Compassion-Focused Therapy

2. Interpersonal Therapy

3. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Anxiety

2. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

3. Personality Disorders

4. LGBTQ+

5. Grief/Loss

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Gender

2. Persons with Disabilities

3. International Students

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (4-6 yrs)

Child/Adolescent Center (1-3 yrs)

Hospital (<1yr)

Inpatient Psychiatric (<1yr)

Doctoral Degree: Florida State University
Masters Degree: Florida State University Clinical Psychology
Personal Interests: All things nature…. Hiking, road biking, sports, travel

Supervisor:

Kersti Spjut
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

2. Feminist Therapy

3. Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. LGBTQ+

2. Sex Therapy

3. Pornography/Masturbation

4. Anxiety

5. Depression

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

2. Gender

3. Racial/Cultural Identity

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

Assessment/Testing (4-6 yrs)

Private Practice (4-6 yrs)

Child/Adolescent Center (4-6 yrs)

Community Mental Health Setting (1-3 yrs)

School Counseling (1-3 yrs)

College Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

Residential Treatment Center (1-3 yrs)

Child Advocacy Clinic (1-3 yrs)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Clinical Psychology
Undergraduate: Dartmouth College

Supervisor:

Klint Hobbs
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)

2. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

3. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Grief/Loss

2. Crisis/Suicide

3. Substance Abuse

4. Family-of-Origin

5. Group Therapy

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. White Privilege

2. Intersectionality

3. Gender

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

Substance Abuse/Rehab (7-9 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

Career Counseling Center (<1 yr)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology

Supervisor:

Kristina Hansen
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Existential Therapy

2. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. LGBTQ+

2. Group Therapy

3. Depression

4. Anxiety

5. Religious or Spiritual Problem

Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

2. Gender

3. Intersectionality

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center

Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

School Counseling (1-3 yrs)

Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
Masters Degree: Brigham Young University
Personal Interests: Love of hiking, camping, team sports, and live theater and music.

Supervisor:

Lars Nielsen
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT)

2. Behavioral Therapy

3. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

1. Depression

2. Anxiety

3. Crisis/Suicide

4. Religious or Spiritual Problem

5. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Previous Clinical Work Settings:

College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

Assessment/Testing (+10 yrs)

Private Practice (+10 yrs)

Career Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

Biofeedback/Stress Management (7-9 yrs)

Hospital Settings (4-6 yrs)

Child/Adolescent Center (4-6 yrs)

Inpatient Psychiatric (4-6 yrs)

Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

Military/(VA) Hospital (1-3 yrs)

Case Manager (1-3 yrs)

Doctoral Degree: University of Washington Clinical Psychology

Supervisor:

Lesli Allen
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Theoretical Orientations:

1. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

    2. Solution-Focused Therapy

    3. Compassion-Focused Therapy (CFT)

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. LGBTQ+

    2. Outreach/Prevention

    3. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

    4. Depression

    5. Body-Image

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Idneity

    2. Religion/Spirituality

    3. White Privilege

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

    College Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

    Assessment/Testing (<1 yr)

    Substance Abuse/Rehab Treatment Center (<1 yr)

    Child Adolescent Center (1-3 yrs)

    School Counseling (+10 yrs)

    Doctoral Degree:
    Fielding Graduate University
    Masters Degree: Utah State University
    Undergraduate Degree: Utah Valley University
    Personal Interests: I love being a mom to a highly talented and fully grown adult man and two cats. I am the best and favorite auntie. I am proud to be a Mama Dragon. I also enjoy theater, all things Star Trek, word games, puzzles, science fiction/fantasy books and films, true crime, walking, and I'm still partial to the Oxford comma.

    Supervisor:

    Louise Wheeler
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT)

    2. Multicultural Therapy

    3. Feminist Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

    2. Race/Ethnicity3. Gender

    4. Depression

    5. Body-Image

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Racial/Cultural Identity

    2. Black/African-American

    3. Intersectionality

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    Assessment/Testing (7-9 yrs)

    College Counseling Center (4-6 yrs)

    Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

    Hospital (1-3 yrs)

    Private Practice (1-3 yrs)

    Biofeedback/Stress management (1-3 yrs)

    Inpatient Psychiatric (1-3 yrs)

    Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Clinical Psychology
    Languages Spoken: French

    Supervisor:

    Lynne Bennion
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Constructivist (personal constructs theory)

    2. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

    3. Psychodynamic/Psychoanalytic Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Depression

    2. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

    3. Family-of-Origin

    4. Race/Ethnicity

    5. 1st Generation College Students

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Racial/Cultural Identity

    2. White Racial Identity

    3. Black/African-American

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Hospital (4-6 yrs)

    Military/(VA) Hospital (4-6 yrs)

    Assessment/Testing (4-6 yrs)

    Career Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

    Inpatient Psychiatric (1-3 yrs)

    Substance/Abuse/Rehab Center (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree: Purdue University Clinical Psychology
    Masters Degree: Purdue University
    Personal Interests: Hiking, writing, dogs

    Supervisor:

    Mark Beecher
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

    2. Existential Therapy

    3. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Group Therapy

    2. LGBTQ+

    3. Eating Disorders (ED)

    4. Anxiety

    5. Religious or Spiritual Problem

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    2. Intersectionality

    3. White Privilege

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Assessment/Testing (7-9 yrs)

    Private Practice (4-6 yrs)

    Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

    Residential Treatment Center (1-3 yrs)

    Inpatient Psychiatric (1-3 yrs)

    Hospital (<1 yr)

    Child/Adolescent Center (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
    Masters Degree: University of Utah Social Work (MSW)
    Additional: Board Certified in Counseling Psychology – American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) Certified Group Psychotherapist
    Personal Interests: I love reading about anything in the outdoors, including canyoneering, running, backpacking, camping, snowshoeing, and so forth. I really enjoy travel, movies, reading, and spending time with my family.

    Supervisor:

    Marty Erickson
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

    2. Developmental Psychology

    3. Narrative Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Religious or Spiritual Problem

    2. Couples Therapy

    3. Anxiety

    4. Race/Ethnicity

    5. LGBTQ+

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Religion/Spirituality

    2. White Privilege

    3. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    Private Practice (+10 yrs)

    College Counseling Center (7-9 yrs)

    Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

    Hospital (1-3 yrs)

    Residential Treatment Center (1-3 yrs)

    Child/Adolescent Center (1-3 yrs)

    Eating Disorder Clinic (1-3 yrs)

    Inpatient Psychiatric (1-3 yrs)

    Correctional Facility (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree: Iowa State University
    Masters Degree: Purdue University, Calumet campus
    Personal Interests: Mormon studies, Writing, mindfulness, movies & film, politics, pop culture, history and the arts, music listening, cooking & baking, BMX, family history

    Supervisor:

    Michael Adams
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT)

    2. Internal Family Systems (IFS)

    3. Multicultural Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Depression

    2. LGBTQ+

    3. Couples Therapy

    4. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

    5. Sex Therapy

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Black African American

    2. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    3. White Privilege

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Community Health Center (1-3 yrs)

    Hospital (1-3 yrs)

    Couples Therapy Center (1-3 yrs)

    Employee Assistance Program (1-3 yrs)

    School Counseling (1-3 yrs)

    Child/Adolescent Center (<1 yr)

    Substance Abuse/Rehab (<1 yr)

    Psychological/IO Consultant (<1 yr)

    Biofeedback/Stress Management (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree: Indiana State University Counseling Psychology
    Masters Degree: Indiana State University Marriage and Family Therapy

    Supervisor:

    Natalie Kirtley
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Existential Therapy

    2. Psychodynamic/Psychoanalytic Therapy

    3. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. LGBTQ+

    2. Personality Disorders

    3. Bipolar

    4. Crisis/Suicide

    5. Anxiety

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    2. Gender

    3. Pacific Islanders

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    Assessment (<1 yr)

    College Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

    Sports Psychology Clinic (1-3 yrs)

    Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
    Masters Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
    Personal Interests: My hobbies is collecting hobbies.

    SUPERVISOR: Ofa Hafoka
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

    2. Multicultural Therapy

    3. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

    Top 5 Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Depression

    2. Anxiety

    3. Eating Disorders (ED)

    4. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

    5. Race/Ethnicity

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

    College Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

    Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

    Private Practice (1-3 yrs)

    School Counseling (1-3 yrs)

    Eating Disorder Clinic (1-3 yrs)

    Doctoral Degree:

    Brigham Young University

    Counseling Psychology

    Undergraduate Degree: Brigham Young University-Hawaii

    Supervisor:

    RD Boardman
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Existential Therapy

    2. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

    3. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Group Therapy

    2. Anxiety

    3. Crisis/Suicide

    4. Religious or Spiritual Problem

    5. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Native American/American Indian/Alaskan Native

    2. Religion/Spirituality

    3. Intersectionality

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    College Counseling Center (4-6 yrs)

    Assessment/Testing (4-6 yrs)

    Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

    Hospital Setting (1-3 yrs)

    Correctional Facility (1-3 yrs)

    Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
    Personal Interests: Enjoy camping and hiking, playing board games, an X-Files geek, and enjoy listening to LORE podcast.
    Languages Spoken: French

    Supervisor:

    Scott Hosford
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)

    2. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

    3. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Depression

    2. Anxiety

    3. Family-of-Origin

    4. Grief/Loss Obsessive

    5. Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. White Privilege

    2. Latino/Latina/Hispanic

    3. Socioeconomic Status (SES)

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Assessment/Testing (4-6 yrs)

    Employee Assistance Program (4-6 yrs)

    Military/(VA) hospital (1-3 yrs)

    Career Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

    School Counseling (1-3 yrs)

    Child/Adolescent Center (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree: University of Texas Counseling Psychology
    Masters Degree: Brigham Young University

    Supervisor:

    Steve Smith
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT)

    2. Solution-Focused Therapy

    3. Systems/Family Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Depression

    2. Anxiety

    3. Family-of-Origin

    4. LGBTQ+

    5. Personality Disorders

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Religion/Spirituality

    2. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    3. Native American/American Indian/Alaskan Native

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    Career Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Private Practice (+10 yrs)

    College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Human Resources (1-3 yrs)

    Doctoral Degree: University of Minnesota Counseling Psychology
    Masters Degree: Brigham Young University
    Personal Interests: I love hiking the trails of Southern Utah with my family

    Supervisor:

    Tom Golightly
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

    2. Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)

    3. Mindfulness Based Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Anxiety

    2. Depression

    3. Self-Harm

    4.Eating Disorders (ED)

    5. Outreach/Prevention

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Black/African-American

    2. Pacific Islanders

    3. Intersectionality

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Sports Psychology Clinic (+10 yrs)

    Private Practice (7-9 yrs)

    Assessment Testing (1-3 yrs)

    School Counseling (1-3 yrs)

    Biofeedback/Stress management (<1 yr)

    Child/Adolescent Center (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Counseling Psychology
    Masters Degree: Brigham Young University
    Personal Interests: All things sports and reading all types of books.
    Languages Spoken: Italian

    Supervisor:

    Tracy Brown
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Integrative/Biopsychosocial

    2. Humanistic/Client-Centered Therapy

    3. Mindfulness and Behavioral Based Therapies

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Anxiety

    2. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

    3. Chronic Pain/Illness

    4. Biofeedback/Stress Management

    5. Religious/Spiritual Problem

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Religion/Spirituality

    2. Persons with Acquired Disabilities

    3. Socioeconomic Status (SES)

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

    Private Practice (1-3 yrs)

    Biofeedback/Stress Management (1-3 yrs)

    Hospital (1-3 yrs)

    Military/Veterans Administrative hospital (1-3 yrs)

    Inpatient Psychiatric (1-3 yrs)

    Outpatient Medical Clinic (4-6 yrs)

    Doctoral Degree: Brigham Young University Clinical Psychology
    Personal Interests: Hiking, biking, canyoneering, traveling, exploring national parks and the beautiful outdoors, family history, and playing with my children and grandchildren.

    Supervisor:

    Tyler Pedersen
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

    2. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

    3. Mindfulness Based Therapy

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Anxiety

    2. Social Anxiety

    3. Depression

    4. Religious or Spiritual Problems

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Religion/Spirituality

    2. International Students

    3. Socioeconomic Status (SES)

    4. Sociopolitical/viewpoint diversity

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Private Practice (4-6 yrs)

    Hospital Setting (1-3 yrs)

    Assessment/Testing (1-3 yrs)

    Inpatient Psychiatric (1-3 yrs)

    Family Practice (<1 yr)

    Military/(VA) Hospital (<1 yr)

    Substance Abuse/Rehab (<1 yr)

    Biofeedback/Stress Management (<1 yr)

    Employee Assistance Program (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree: University of Florida Counseling Psychology
    Masters Degree: University of Florida

    Supervisor:

    Vaughn Worthen
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

    2. Positive Psychology

    3. Constructivism

    Top 5 Areas of Clinical Specialty/Interest:

    1. Religious or Spiritual Problem

    2. Pornography/Masturbation

    3. Anxiety

    4. Depression

    5. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. Religion/Spirituality

    2. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    3. Racial/Cultural Identity

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    College Counseling Center (+10 yrs)

    Career Counseling Center (4-6 yrs)

    Military/(VA) Hospital (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree: University of Kansas Counseling Psychology
    Masters Degree: Brigham Young University
    Personal Interests: Photography, positive psychology, family, pottery, jewelry, writing, spiritual development

    SUPERVISOR: Yoko Caldwell
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    Theoretical Orientations:

    1. Mindfulness Based Therapy

    2. Compassion-Focused Therapy (CFT)

    3. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

    Top 5 Clinical Areas of Interest:

    1. Biofeedback/Stress Management

    2. LGBTQ+

    3. Depression

    4. Anxiety

    5. Trauma/Abuse/PTSD

    Top 3 Multicultural Interests:

    1. International Students

    2. Asian/Asian American

    3. Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    Previous Clinical Work Settings:

    Community Mental Health Center (1-3 yrs)

    Hospital Setting (<1 yr)

    College Counseling Center (1-3 yrs)

    Assessment/Testing (4-6 yrs)

    Private Practice (1-3 yrs)

    Residential Treatment Center (<1 yr)

    Biofeedback/Stress Management (4-6 yrs)

    Child/Adolescent Center (<1 yr)

    Doctoral Degree:

    Brigham Young University

    Clinical Psychology

    Undergraduate Degree: Brigham Young University-Hawaii
    Certifications: Board Certified in Biofeedback