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It’s normal to experience mental health issues and relationship problems, and it can help to talk to a licensed therapist. Salt Lake City is home to many therapists who can teach you more about yourself and your mental health concerns in a healing way. Many therapies are evidence-based and have been proven effective.

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When searching for a therapist, some people look for a specific type of therapy that best suits their needs, such as family therapy or marriage counseling. Salt Lake City contains mental health professionals with a wide variety of specialties to choose from.

Rest assured there are qualified therapists in Salt Lake City who can treat a variety of concerns, including depression, anxiety, family conflict, or relationship issues. With our directory, the right therapist is easy to find.

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Salt Lake City Mental Health Statistics 

Salt Lake City is the capital of Utah and the home of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, also known as the Mormon Church. A large number of the 200,544 residents that live in the city are Mormon. 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that in 2016, 12.2% of Salt Lake City residents experienced 14 days of poor mental health in a 30-day period. Meanwhile, 15.1% reported binge drinking, and over 30% of residents got less than 7 hours of sleep per night.

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 15.2% of Salt Lake City MSA residents over age 12 used illicit drugs from 2005 to 2010. In the same time period, 8.8% had a substance use disorder. 8.2% of adults in this area also experienced a major depressive episode during this time.

The Salt Lake County Health Department reported that 21.3 per 100,000 deaths in the county were due to suicide from 2012 to 2014. According to the same health report, 22.4% of adults in the county were diagnosed with depression.

References:

  1. Salt Lake County Health Department. (2017). 2017 Salt Lake County community health assessment. Retrieved from http://www.healthysaltlake.org/content/sites/saltlake/Documents/Community_Health_Assessment.pdf 
  2. State & county quickfacts, Salt Lake City, Utah. (2017). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/saltlakecitycityutah,US/PST045216
  3. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). (2012). Substance use and mental disorders in the metro brief Salt Lake City MSA. Retrieved from https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/NSDUHMetroBriefReports/NSDUHMetroBriefReports/NSDUH-Metro-Salt-Lake-City.pdf 
  4. 500 cities project data (Salt Lake City). (2016). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Retrieved from https://nccd.cdc.gov/500_Cities/rdPage.aspx?rdReport=DPH_500_Cities.ComparisonReport&Locations=4967000
 
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