Elizabeth Feil, LCSW is the Program Manager for the Provo Family Clinic and the Payson Family Clinic. She has been working as a therapist at Wasatch Mental Health since 2002. She is trained in EMDR, Trust-Based Relational Intervention, Crisis Intervention, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-focused CBT, and the Strengthening Families Program. Elizabeth is a Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) Practitioner. Elizabeth works primarily with youth ages 11-17 and their families but also has a lot of experience with elementary school aged children, PLUS she speaks Spanish. Elizabeth was very involved in implementing a grant-funded interdisciplinary approach involving Provo School District, Intermountain Health Clinics, and Wasatch Mental Health.
Elizabeth enjoys scuba diving, target shooting, reading, and traveling both within the United States and internationally. She has been to more different countries than states and is always looking forward to the next trip.
Derek Larsen, LMFT. Derek is a Therapist Supervisor at the Provo Family Clinic. He is a Marriage and Family Therapist and is a Spanish speaker.
Derek received a Bachelor’s degree in Family Studies from Weber State University, a Master’s degree of Education with emphasis in Counseling and Human Relations from Northern Arizona University, and a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Argosy University. He enjoys utilizing the gentle approach of Internal Family Systems (IFS) to help clients process through sensitive trauma, heal relationship wounds, and improve their everyday functioning. He also has training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Child-Centered Play Therapy (CCPT), Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), Structural Family Therapy (SFT), and Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). Derek is TBRI informed.
Derek enjoys fly fishing, camping, playing basketball, reading, the outdoors, and most of all spending time with his wife and 4 children.
Michael Blakey, LCSW is the Therapist Supervisor for both the STRIDE program and the XCEL program. He has been working as a therapist at WMH since 2016 and he speaks Portuguese. He enjoys working with children and teenagers. He has worked in various other roles in social work including 10 years at DCFS and 3 years in hospice. He received his Bachelor’s degree in social work from Utah State University and his Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Utah.
He enjoys running, the outdoors, and reading.
Sara Terry, LCSW. Therapist Supervisor. Sara is the supervisor for the Grandfamilies and Strengthening Families programs. Sara received her Master’s of Social Work degree from Utah State University. She enjoys working with people on the spiritual and religious issues that arise in their lives, as well as the development of shame resilience, interpersonal relationships, and mindfulness practices. The primary therapy modalities she uses are CBT, Narrative therapy, and ACT. She is also an EMDR trained therapist.
Sara enjoys reading, writing about various subjects, and listening to podcasts. She loves spending time with her family, and doing things in the yard.
Madeline Claude, CSW is a therapist for Wasatch Behavioral Health, Provo Family Clinic. She has a Bachelor’s Degree of Social Work from Utah Valley University, and a Master’s Degree of Social Work from the University of Utah. Madeline has training in Gottman’s Couples Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Crisis Intervention. She has experience working in residential treatment, and enjoys working with youth and their families. She also has experience in a non-profit community setting. Additionally, Madeline has experience in group therapies such as the Strengthening Families and the Grandfamilies programs. Madeline speaks Spanish and likes to use a multicultural perspective when working with others.
Madeline is married and enjoys traveling with her partner, both within the United States and internationally. She loves music, and plays the piano and violin. She enjoys reading, watching movies, and attending concerts. Madeline is attempting to learn a new language: Haitian Creole.
Alex Ibarra, CMHC is a Clinical Mental Health Counselor at the Provo Family Clinic. Alex has experience working with trauma, domestic violence, addictions, anger management, couples, family relationships, anxiety, depression and other mental issues. He received a Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and a Master’s degree from the University of Phoenix and he speaks Spanish. He has received training in Trauma-focused CBT, overcoming pornography, and mindfulness.
Alex enjoys gardening, walking, bicycling and above all spending time with wife, children and grandchildren.
Joshua Jenkins, LCSW is a therapist at the Provo Family Clinic. He has been doing therapy since 2011 and he speaks Spanish. Joshua has been trained in EMDR and Trauma-focused CBT. His main focus is school age children who have emotional and behavioral problems and he enjoys working with children who have oppositional defiant behaviors. “For eight years, I worked at Child and Family Services helping to maintain children in their homes or trying to help with the reunification process.” Joshua worked for several years at a Residential Treatment Center and another year at Primary Children’s Center for Counseling.
Joshua really likes to do gardening and to be with his family doing family activities. He loves coaching soccer and has a fun time working with kids to learn better skills. “I love working with children and their families to help them have a better quality of life and in making better decisions for their lives”.
Zachary Larkin, CSW is a graduate from Brigham Young University with a Master’s degree in Social Work. He has experience helping persons and families with various mental health, substance use, and general life challenges. He especially enjoys working with LGBTQ+ persons and those struggling with issues surrounding sexuality in general. He also enjoys using experiential approaches to therapy, including mindfulness techniques and even playing games to practice therapy skills. Zachary has experience using several therapeutic approaches including Motivational Interviewing, Family Systems Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Emotion-Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy.
Zachary loves spending time playing board games with family and friends, doing card tricks, and surprising others with a Random Question of the Day.
Eric Patterson, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker at the Provo Family Clinic. He has worked as a therapist at Wasatch since 2015, providing clinical services at Walden School and in the XCEL Adolescent Day Treatment Program. Eric received his Bachelor’s in Social Work from the University of Utah and his Master’s in Social Work from Arizona State University. He is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Crisis Intervention, Behavior Modification, Mindfulness, and Child-Centered Play Therapy. Eric works primarily with young adults, adolescents, and their families and is well versed in working with ADHD, anxiety, depression, parenting skills, behavioral interventions, and high functioning autism.
Eric loves classic rock and strives to pass down his musical tastes to his girls. He is happiest when laughing out loud at something ridiculous and totally captivated by anything related to Sasquatch. Eric also has an abiding love for his family, BYU sports, Utah Jazz Basketball, and Mexican food. Most of all, he enjoys people and his relationships with others.
Eric is assigned to both school-based services and the XCEL program. Limited client availability.
Rosa Reyes, LCSW. Rosy is a License Clinical Social Worker. She has been working at the Provo Family Clinic for 2 and half years. She has experience working with children and teens for over 10 years. She received a Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science with Emphasis in Social Work from Utah Valley State University and a Master’s in Social Work from the University of Utah. Rosy employs various therapeutic approaches such as TFCBT, DBT, Motivational Interviewing and Play therapy. She is currently being trained in EMDR. Rosy likes to use a multicultural perspective when working with clients.
Rosy is fluent in Spanish and speaks a little Portuguese. She enjoys baking cheesecakes, cooking Mexican food, traveling, dancing and learning from people of different cultures. Rosy enjoys spending time with her family and her two cats.
Beccah Roberts, CSW is a therapist at Provo Family Clinic. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from BYU-Idaho and a Master’s degree in Social Work from Brigham Young University. She enjoys working with youth of all ages and their families. She also has had experience working with foster and adopted youth who have experienced trauma. She has been trained in Trauma-Focused care, Child-Centered Play Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused CBT, and is TBRI informed.
Beccah enjoys baking, reading, going on walks, and traveling. She also loves spending time with her family and friends.
Savannah Roll, CSW is a therapist at Provo Family Clinic. She has a Bachelors degree in Sociology and her Master’s degree in Social Work, both from Brigham Young University. She enjoys working with young children and in schools and she speaks Spanish. She has been trained in Trauma-Focused care, Child-Centered Play Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused CBT, and mindfulness.
Savannah enjoys cooking, reading, being outdoors, volleyball, camping, and traveling. She is currently successful in her efforts to keep her plants alive.
Marlene Sisson, CSW, is a therapist at the Provo Family Clinic and has worked at Wasatch Mental Health since 2015. Marlene has worked in various social work roles over the last 17 years, working with individuals needing assistance with: serious mental illness, geriatrics, physical disabilities, autism, and drug/alcohol addiction.
Marlene has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work with a minor in Sociology from Utah State University and her Master’s degree in Social Work from Arizona State University. Marlene enjoys working with all age groups and continues to work towards expanding her knowledge in working with individuals that have been diagnosed with Autism and individuals that would benefit from TF-CBT (Trauma Focused – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy). Marlene has completed the PCIT (Parent Child Interaction Therapy) training, with the pursuit of becoming fully licensed and is currently accepting clients for this program.
In her personal life, Marlene is married, was formerly a foster parent and is now an adoptive parent to 4 amazing, strong resilient kids, in which one child has high functioning autism. She also has 1 adorable, small, and slightly aggressive Chihuahua. Marlene enjoys spending time with her family and cuddling her doggie. She also enjoys reading, traveling, going to the movie theater, going on walks and is currently attempting to learn ASL (American Sign Language).
Janet Welling, LCSW has worked as a therapist at WBH since 2015. She is a certified Mind-Body Bridging practitioner. She has also been trained in EMDR and enjoys working with children, youth, and adults. She has worked in various roles in the social work field for 22 years and had thirteen years of experience with DCFS, which gives her knowledge and understanding of the child welfare system and the issues that foster and adoptive families face. Additionally, Janet has experience providing group and individual therapy in residential and outpatient substance abuse treatment.
Gordon Wright, LCSW is a therapist at the Provo Family Clinic. Gordon earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology at the University of Utah. He later received his MSW at Columbia University in New York City, N.Y. Gordon has worked at Wasatch Mental Health for about eleven years and enjoys working with children, adolescents and adults particularly those with attachment, substance abuse and traumatic issues. Gordon has nearly 30 years of experience in the social work field.
Gordon is married and has one beautiful adoptive daughter.