We partner with individuals and families to provide solutions for positive change, to restore hope and to improve lives.  

At Ascendant Behavioral Health we are committed to providing the highest of quality care. Our Clinicians are professionals who possess the education, certifications and real world experience needed to customize and provide excellent care for each client. We have clinicians that hold a minimum of 5 years post-licensure experience in specialized areas of therapy. With Board Certified Psychiatrists, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs), and over 20 licensed therapists, we can meet the needs of new clients, including those that require medication assistance.

We provide the newest in proven therapy methods and offer specialties such as EMDR for trauma, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Gottman Couples Therapy and Family Functional Therapy. We also offer group and couples therapy.

Ascendant is located in Utah with behavioral health clinics in Lehi, Murray and Layton.  We also offer therapy by telephone and video conferencing for individuals that prefer  receiving services from their home.

We also treatment for substance use at our Comprehensive Treatment Center for Addictions in Taylorsville, Utah.  Our Treatment Center offers outpatient services including ambulatory withdrawal management- detox, pharmacotherapy- medication assisted treatment, case management, intensive outpatient program, general outpatient program, and toxicology lab services.

Our team believes in going the extra mile for our clients and being there in their time of need.  We have evening and Saturday business hours. We take all major insurances and Bishop pay. For clients without coverage we offer reasonable self-pay rates.

Ascendant’s Medical Director, Dr. Joel Hanson, and Clinical Director, Susan Mitchell bring extensive experience in behavioral health and addiction medicine.