The Children's Center Utah - Salt Lake

Organization Name: The Children's Center
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350 South 400 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-582-5534
Fax: 801-582-5540
Wheelchair Access: Complete

Young children under age 7, up to 8-9 for autism, sliding scale, Medicaid (SL County), Select Health, United, BCBS, Cigna

Services Provided: Provides comprehensive mental health care to enhance the emotional well being of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers struggling with severe behavioral problems. Services include autism therapy, mental health evaluation, therapeutic child care, parent and general counseling, volunteer opportunities, and evidence-based program models for prevention including Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). Telehealth options available. Speaks Spanish.COVID-19 UPDATE: Insurance and Medicaid cover telehealth services for families to have therapy from home. As long as telehealth is supported by insurance and Medicaid. Will be offering a mixture of telehealth and onsite options all first time appointments with be via Telehealth.

  • Autism Therapy
  • General Counseling Services
  • Therapeutic Child Care
  • Mental Health Evaluation
  • Counseling/Information Support Volunteer Opportunities
  • Parent Counseling
Provider Profiles:

8:30 - 5:00 M - F

Rebecca J. Dutson, Chief Executive Officer
Jennifer Mitchell, PhD, BCBA-D, Senior Program and Operations Director
Joelle Kanshepolsky, MM, Director of Development
Michelle Vo, MD, Interim Medical Director
Malinda Freitag, CMHC, Clinical Director - Salt Lake
Sara Johnson, LCSW, Therapeutic Preschool Program Manager - Salt Lake

Family Resource Facilitators
Second location: 5242 South 4820 West, Kearns, UT 84118 801 966-4251

Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/26/2023