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Couples Therapist: Brita Peirce, MA
Meet Brita, therapist at the Center for Couples and Families!
Brita was raised in California but has lived in Utah since 2007. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist in both California and Utah. She completed her Bachelors Degree in Marriage, Family and Human Development from BYU and received her Master’s Degree from Loma Linda University in Marriage and Family Therapy. She has also completed advanced training in Gottman Couples Therapy and EFT.
Whether you are seeking small changes or searching for big miracles, Brita has witnessed clients (couples, individuals, adolescents and families) at varying stages of hope be able to improve the quality of their connections and relationships that we all want and need.
Brita utilizes a client centered personalized approach utilizing several different modalities from CBT, EFT, Solution-Focused, Narrative, Experiential and Gottman to create a safe place for clients to explore their thoughts, beliefs and feelings as they work towards their goals.
She specializes in grief and loss, trauma, crisis intervention, anxiety/depression, affair repair and pornography addiction recovery.
She believes that research and psychoeducation can make a big difference in helping give tools to aid in improved communication and connection and has been a presenter at several school, church and community events.
She fully believes that “what you do today can improve all of your tomorrows” (Ralph Marston).
When she’s not working, she excels at being a spectator and a chauffeur for her four kids various practices and performances. She enjoys watching shows and playing board games with her husband (especially when she wins) and going on walks with the family dog. You can also find her in the kitchen cooking and assisting herself to chocolate chip cookie dough. Her and her family live in Herriman, Utah.
Interested in working with Brita?
Call or text us at 801 477 0041 to schedule an appointment today!