Anxiety, Depression, Addictions, Eating Disorders, Relationship Issues, Grief and Loss, Adults, Couples
Petra Pallos is a Clinical Mental Health Counselor, CMHC, working in Ascendant’s Salt Lake Clinic in Murray. She's has worked in a variety of settings including eating disorder clinics, crisis residential settings, and, most recently, in Salt Lake County felony drug court working with drug court clients.
She specializes in treating depression, anxiety, addictions, eating disorder, relationship issues, and grief and loss. She uses Mindfulness techniques, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) to help her clients realize their full potential and create positive changes in their lives. She believes that her clients have the answer within themselves to reach their happiness and can overcome obstacles with proper guidance and positive regard.
Petra is a devoted yogi and yoga teacher and is influenced by that philosophy and spirituality which accepts everyone from all walks and journeys of life. One of her favorite quotes is ``No matter how hard the past, you can always begin again.`` Buddha.
She received her graduate degree in 2010 and has over 8 years of experience treating behavioral health concerns.
Petra is available evenings and Saturdays. For an appointment call (801) 872-5516 option 2.