Spencer Staples, LCSW, MPA

Spencer has been working in the social work and therapy field since 2009, and with Family Transitions Counseling Center since January 2016. He thoroughly enjoys therapy, and being a catalyst for growth and change in peoples’ lives. Primary clinical interests include (1) Adjustment Disorders and life transitions (returned missionaries, life-changes). (2) Compulsive sexual behaviors (pornography, masturbation). (3) Anxiety and depression. (4) Marital counseling. Therapeutic approaches include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.

Spencer studied at the University of Utah and has masters degrees in clinical social work and public administration. He is married with 3 children and lives in Saratoga Springs UT.