Advanced Awareness Counseling
Trangender Gender Therapist Utah County
We are very pleased that Ms. Marissa Sherman, M.S., Utah CMHC, California PCCI is our skilled intake therapist and Director at Advanced Awareness Counseling, LLC.
- Marissa's Therapy
My focus is to inspire insight and clarity so that the issues you are facing are manageable. I help you to identify the underlying causes and assist you in moving forward. I work extensively with the LGBTQIA+ community, helping clients specifically with Gender Non Conforming Gender Dysphoria/Transgender/Gender Identity issues. I also am an involved and empathetic relationship and couples therapist; I strive to help individuals through their hurdles to get them to a better place.
WPATH trained on transgender/gender non-conforming issues for adults and adolescents. Couples counseling, Anxiety, Depression, Self-Esteem, Body Image Concerns, Relationships, Feelings of Isolation, Sexuality, Bullying, Building Support, etc. My goal is to help you achieve your goals and live authentically. EMDR Trained.
I am direct and proactive for the client that desires that style. I am respectful of your uniqueness and am dedicated to helping you in a way that fits your unique personality. Adults and adolescents. All genders, all orientations. LDS or non LDS/neutral standpoint.
Bilingual therapist (Spanish Conversational Proficiency - accepting Spanish speaking clients on a case-by-case basis).
Specialties: Transgender/Gender Dysphoria/Gender Non-Conforming, LGBTQIA+, (LDS or non-LDS focused), Anxiety, Depression, Marriage and Couples Counseling, Body Dysmorphia, Weight loss, Self-Esteem, Domestic Violence.
Education: M.S. Westminster College (Professional Counseling); B.S. Brigham Young University (Psychology)
Licenses: Clinical Mental Health Counselor (Utah) #8173984-6004; Professional Clinical Counselor Intern (California) #146
Direct Contact: Marissa Sherman, CMHC may be contacted directly for bookings: [email protected]
Marissa works very closely with associates Travis Stephens (Orem) and Emily Evans (Sandy) in cross-referrals.