Dr. Vicky Westmoreland, CMHC, LASUDC


Education & Experience

Doctorate of Education and Counseling Psychology (EDDCP) Argosy University, 2015 Dissertation: The Role of Social Support and Self-Efficacy in Recovery from SUD. M.S. Sociology, University of Utah, 1987 B.S. Psychology, University of Utah, 1986 B.S. Sociology, Utah State University, 1983 (Graduated Cum Laude) Achievements and Honors: 2014 Outstanding Associate Instructor Award from University of Utah MSW Students On CJS team for 3rd Edition, The ASAM Criteria, 2013 Manual, Section for Persons Involved in Criminal Justice Settings. 2012 and 2013 Argosy Presidential Scholar 2011 SAMSHA/CSAT/CPDD Travel Awardee 2008 First Step House Alumni Recognition Award 1994 Treatment Works from Salt Lake County I have also worked for over 30 years in the counseling field in other capacities and additional licensures.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Underserved


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealth

EMI, UUHP, Select Health