UTAH Counselors of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Compiled by the Sanderson Community Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
5709 South 1500 West, Taylorsville, UT 84123
1-801-263-4860 (VP/TTY); 801-263-4861 (V); 801-263-4865 (Fax)
www.deafservices.utah.gov
*Please check for update listings*

Dustin Bassett, LCSW
The Connecting Place Counseling Center
170 S. 1200 East, Suite 350, Lehi, UT 84043
P: (866) 268-5448 (vp) & (801) 768-1725 (tty/v)
Email: theconnectingplace@gmail.com

  • Provides individual, couples, family, group, and children’s play therapy.
  • Please call for payment options and insurance information.

Jerry Buie, LCSW
Pride Counseling
124 South 400 East, Suite 230, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
P: (801) 595-0666 (v) & 801 557 9203 (cell and texting)
http://www.pridecounseling.tv
Email: jerrybuie@mac.com

  • Provides individual, couples, family, and group therapy.
  • Payment options flexible.

Aimee Francom, LPC
Life’s Solutions Counseling
309 North State Street, Orem, UT 84057-4747
P: 801-404-3069 (v) F: 801-434-8333
http://www.LifesSolutionsCounseling.com
Email: LifesSolutionsCounseling@gmail.com

  • Provides individual, couples, family, and group therapy, presentations, seminars, and management consultation.
  • Private Pay: Therapy Session, 50 minutes: $100 Group Session, 90 minutes: $40
  • Accepts Insurance.

Stacey Francone, LCSW
Private Practice
262 East 3900 South #125, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107
P: (801) 209-8690 (v & text messaging)
Email: staceyfrancone@yahoo.com

  • Provides mental health counseling for adults; individual and couples.
  • Insurance accepts Medicaid, BCBS, Altius (MHNET), Cigna, and private pay.
  • Payment options flexible.

Jana C. Fulmer, APC
Cornerstone Counseling Center, Volunteers of America
447 West Bearcat Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
P: (801)355-2846 (v) & (801) 810-8523 (cell and texting)
http://www.voaut.org/Services/Cornerstone-Counseling-Center
Email: jana.fulmer@voaut.org

  • Provides mental health counseling for victims and survivors of Domestic Violence and sexual abuse.
  • Provides group and individual counseling for those charged with Domestic Violence, court mandated and otherwise.
  • All services are based on a sliding fee scale; Medicaid, CVR, some insurance, and other funding also accepted.

Joene Nicolaisen, LPC, LVRC
Robert G. Sanderson Community Center of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
5709 S. 1500 W., Taylorsville, UT 84123
VP: (801) 657-5218 F: (801) 313-6801
Toll free (800) 860-4860 (tty) – (877) 860-4861(v)
http://www.deafservices.utah.gov
Email: jfnicolaisen@utah.gov

  • Provides Brief-Solution Focused counseling for Deaf and hard of hearing individuals (specializing in adults and the elderly).
  • Serves as an advocate and a case manager.
  • Consults and advises inter-agencies on the needs of Deaf/HH individuals.
  • Free services for those without insurance. Screens, refers and coordinates outside counseling services for those with insurance.

Kim M Palmer, LPC, NCC
Holistic Balance Private Practice Private Practice
865 E 4800 S 4231 Porter Ave 1208 E 3300 S
Murray, UT 844107 Ogden, UT 84403 SLC, UT 84106
801.656.8993 (v) 801.388.1489 (v) 801.388.1489 (v)
Email: kmpalmer57@comcast.net

  • Provide mental health individual, couples and marriage counseling on mood disorders, anxiety and depressive disorders.
  • Expertise in dissociative disorders, PTSD and backgrounds of abuse and trauma.
  • Employed seven and a half years with Department of Corrections therefore am familiar with the legal system.
  • Have experience with victims of offenders. (i.e. abuse, victim empathy, social skills, etc.)
  • Most insurances are accepted, Vocational Rehabilitation, Optimum Medicaid and/or sliding fee scale.

Maggie Seppi-Smith,CSW
124 South 400 East, Suite 230, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
P: (801) 595-0666 (v)
http://www.pridecounseling.tv
Email:

  • Provides individual, couples, family, and group therapy.
  • Payment options flexible.

Annette Stewart,LCSW, LVRC
Robert G. Sanderson Community Center of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
5709 S. 1500 W.,Taylorsville, UT 84123
P: (801) 263-4892 (v) & (801) 657-5226 (vp) F: (801) 313-6801
Toll free (800)860-4860 (tty) – (877) 860-4861(v)
http://www.deafservices.utah.gov
Email: ajstewart@utah.gov

  • Provides individual, couples, family, and group therapy. Offers Brief-Solution Focused counseling.
  • Social Security Benefit Planning Assistance and Outreach for people who have SSI/SSDI.
  • Free services for those without insurance. Screens, refers and coordinates outside counseling services for those with insurance.

Kimberly Thornsberry,LVRC, CRC
Case Manager
Robert G. Sanderson Community Center of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
5709 S. 1500 W., Taylorsville, UT 84123
P: (801) 263-4883 (tty) (801) 657-5227 (vp) F: (801) 313-6801
Toll free (800) 860-4860 (tty) – (877) 860-4861(v)
http://www.deafservices.utah.gov
Email: kthornsberry@utah.gov

  • Serves as an advocate and a case manager.
  • Consults and advises inter-agencies on the needs of Deaf/HH individuals.
  • Free services.

Tobias Wilde, MSW Intern
Life STAR of Salt Lake City
151 E 5600 S #204, Murray, UT 84107
801-262-2400 (v) or 385-743-8654 (v/text)
http://www.lifestarnetwork.org
Email: twildecounseling@gmail.com

  • Provides individual, couples, family, and group therapy for drug, alcohol, and sex (pornography) addiction recovery.
  • Private Pay: Individual 50 minutes $25; Group Session 90 minutes $40

Sego Lily Center for the Abused Deaf
452 East 3900 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84107
801-590-4920 (video phone for Deaf and hearing callers) or Toll Free: 1-888-328-5486 (tty, fax, voice)
Email: info@slcad.org

  • Provides advocate services for Deaf/HH victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking.
  • Counseling, support groups for Deaf/HH victims and survivors of abuse. 
  • Service Coordination/consultation and service provider training on how to support Deaf/HH victims. Free services, Crime Victims Reparations or Medicaid.

Emergency mental health crisis hotline number:
801-587-3000 (voice, Deaf callers use Relay or VRS)