St. George, Utah counselors, pornography addiction treatment for LDS teens and young adults Therapy Associates is the office in St. George, Utah that provides the Mending The Armor program.
"Put on the whole armour of God that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil."
377 B Riverside Drive
St. George, Utah 84790
Matt is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been working in the area of counseling/treatment since 1995. He possesses a Bachelors degree in Special Education from BYU and a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Utah. Matt's experience comes from a wide variety of settings. He worked as a teacher and counselor at Dixie Middle School for eight years with a focus on at-risk teens. In addition to his work in the schools, he spent twelve years as a caseworker and therapist for the state of Utah DCFS in the St. George office where he became an expert in the area of child welfare and family treatment. In the private sector, has worked as a therapist in residential treatment settings, in psychiatric care settings and in a wilderness Therapy program working with youth and their families. Matt is the co-founder of Therapy Associates and Mending The Armor. He has designed curriculum's used in substance abuse treatment, sexual offenses treatment and sexual dependency treatment. He is the author of the workbook Breaking Free: A Therapeutic Workbook for Youth Struggling with Pornography Addiction. When he is not working, Matt enjoys weight training, running, biking and spending time with his wife and five children.
Kena is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specializes in working with adolescents, especially females, trauma issues, abuse and child play therapy. Kena has a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Utah and a Master of Social Work from Boston College. Kena's expertise comes from experience in a variety of settings including working in the Boston Public school system, in wilderness therapy and in outpatient clinic work. Kena is the co-founder of Therapy Associates and a nationally recognized wilderness therapist. She has presented workshops nationally on her work in the area of trauma and abuse treatment. When Kena is not working, you may find her and her husband out camping, climbing or backpacking through the mountains together with their two children.
Dr. Dan Sanderson is a clinical psychologist who has been working in the area of psychological assessment and treatment for more than 25 years. He earned his doctorate degree in clinical psychology from Brigham Young University. He has performed hundreds of psychological evaluations and is an expert in the area of psychological assessment. He is a well-known clinician in the field of wilderness therapy and has many years of experience working in various areas of psychological assessment and treatment including forensics. Dr. Sanderson is the father of five children.
Dr. Sanderson provides psychological evaluations as part of the forensic services offered at Therapy Associates.