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)
https://jobs.utah.gov/usor/dhh/programs/dhhcounselors.pdf
*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.

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.

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
699 East Temple 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)