After years of discussions, research and putting principles into practice, Brannon and Kathy combined their decades of knowledge to create LIFT. They have seen the difference this program makes in individual's lives. They are excited to have skilled facilitators add their insights to give you the space, the support and the path to achieve long-lasting recovery.
Brannon Patrick is the clinical director and owner of Therapy Utah. He has treated almost every kind of addiction in every setting. He starting working in an inpatient psychiatric unit and then spent years gaining experience in an intensive outpatient setting. Through his years of clinical work, he has received specialized training in addiction recovery and betrayal trauma recovery.
Brannon has a passion for holistic healing and helping the family members heal. Avid writer, blogger, podcaster, and creator of content. Also known as "The Expert" on his popular podcast "The Betrayed The Addicted and The Expert".
Brannon Patrick has developed several group systems and programs for addiction recovery. His specialized training as a Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist (CSAT) has helped him learn how to treat sexual addiction and betrayal trauma,
He is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
Through Brannon's extensive experience and passion for helping people heal he is a dynamic leader in the Addiction recovery community in Lehi, Utah.
Brannon Patrick has an extensive Youtube channel talking about subjects with his colleague's Ashylnn & Coby Mitchell known as The Betrayed, the Addicted, and the Expert. They share their three different perspectives on topics dealing with relationships, recovery & addiction, guiding you through change no matter your circumstance.
Kathy Kinghorn is the Program Director and co-owner of Therapy Utah.
She made a major career change when she went from working in the business world to working as a clinical therapist. Kathy started working in the world of counseling back in 2000 when she began volunteering as a Rape Crisis Counselor.
As she worked towards her degree, Kathy found that her heart was in working with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, addictions and trauma. After extensive training, she became a Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist and a Certified Multiple Addiction Therapist.
Because of her depth of knowledge in the arena of sexual addiction and betrayal trauma she became qualified to supervise those seeking this certification.
One of the individuals she supervises had this to say about the experience: “During my time with Kathy I have found her to be a very skilled clinician. She listens, shares valuable insight and understand the issues I bring to supervision. I always leave with knowledge and tools to move forward with my clients and practice.
Kathy always puts me at ease when I come in and she is easy to communicate with and validates me as a therapist and colleague.” – Mike R. Kathy has presented at conferences across the country on the topics of sexual addiction and betrayal trauma. She was recently in Texas sharing her unique perspective of recovery over time.
Kathy runs retreats, blogs, supervises, presents and creates content. She was featured in Utah Valley Magazine as one of the valley’s “Fabulous 40” in 2013. She is a member of NAADAC, IITAP and trained in Internal Family Systems (IFS) and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Kathy recently served on the Utah Coalition Against Pornography advisory board and is currently serving on the Sundance Canyon Academy advisory board. Kathy is a state-certified Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) and a Field Instructor for University of Utah.