The listings and links below are for emergency and crisis support as well as medical needs. These lists are not exhaustive or inclusive of all options and have been complied by me and colleagues. They are for your support and may be important to our counseling relationship.

Resources for Immediate Safety

UDVC hotline and help for domestic violence:
1-800-897-LINK (5465) or 911
South Valley Sanctuary:
Rape Recovery Center:
Family Justice Center (incl 24 hour SANE clinic for sexual assault examination):
UNI for mental health crises incl. risk of harm to yourself or others:
801-587-3000 or 911
Hotline for elder abuse/adult protective services:
Hotlines and help for child abuse:
Veteran’s crisis hotline:
LGBT help hotline:

Supporting Your Recovery
An empowered recovery involves multiple support networks! As you enter this growth-inducing process, you’ll likely want to explore building your network of recovery allies. Below are some valuable resources for you and your loved-ones that can help you create your most stable foundation!
Medical Services
Dr. Susan Wiet, MD (our psychiatric specialist) 801-915-3698
Residential Treatment/Groups/Intensive Outpatient (IOP) Options
Recovery Ways:
Recovery Works/UNI:
Center for Change (Eating Disorders):
LGBT-affirmative recovery:
LDS-affirmative recovery:
Drug testing Services
AAO Utah:

Trans Resources
Alongside our counseling process, you may be seeking additional support including evaluations and medical or surgical needs. Below is a list of local allies that can assist you. This list is compiled by the Utah LGBT-Affirmative Therapist Guild ( )

National resource Directory including great articles: Trans Bodies, Trans Selves

Dr. Rixt Luikenaar, MD
(801) 213-9400
7495 South State Street
Midvale 84047

Dr Kelli Hyland MD (psychiatrist able to do evaluations)
1399 South 700 East
Suite 9
Salt Lake City, Utah 84105
(801) 903-2801

Dr. LeAnne Swenson, MD
Salt Lake Clinic 333 S 900 E
Salt Lake City UT 84102
Phone: (801)535-8398
Dr. Kathryn Allen, MD
3540 South 4000 West, Suite 340
West Valley City, UT 84120

Dr. Mara Rabin MD
Salt Lake Family Health Center
1002 E South Temple
Suite 404
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
(801) 350-4479

Dr. Daniel Rapp, M.D. (Psychiatry)
546 Chipeta Way, Suite 430
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone: (801) 585-7111

Dr. Barry A Benowitz MD
324 10th Avenue Salt Lake City, UT 84103
(801) 408-2600

Dr. Goodman Gordon MD
3336 South 4155 West #306 Salt Lake City, UT 84120
(801) 964-3697

U of U endocrinology
Dr. Douglas White M.D. (Family physician, trans friendly)
Fax: (801)553-3196
955 E 11400 S
Sandy, UT 84094

Dr. James Grua, MD
City Creek Medical Specialists, Inc.
324 10th Avenue, Suite 285
(801) 747-2800

Dr. Sharon Lee, MD
IHC’s Medical Tower Family Practice (314-4266)





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