Trisha Chase, PhD
Dr. Chase received a B.S. in Psychology from Brigham Young University. She received a Ph.D. in combined Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychology from Utah State University. During her internship at University Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI) in Salt Lake City, Utah, she conducted individual and family therapy with children and adolescents on the inpatient units as well as in a day treatment program. Dr. Chase completed postdoctoral training at the UNI outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic, conducting psychological evaluations for children, adolescents, and young adults.
Dr. Chase enjoys partnering with parents to implement behavioral interventions for problematic child behaviors. She also specializes in helping children and adolescents manage their anxiety and bolster their social skills. Dr. Chase’s assessment interests include conducting diagnostic evaluations for autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, and learning disorders. Dr. Chase is knowledgeable about the special education eligibility process and understands the importance of parents and school personnel partnering to help children be successful in school.
At Sageview Youth Psychology, Dr. Chase provides psychological assessment for children, adolescents, and young adults. She also sees a limited number of clients for individual therapy. Dr. Chase approaches cases from a cognitive-behavioral orientation, at times using traditional cognitive-behavioral therapy, and at other times using acceptance and commitment therapy to meet the needs of her clients.