Dwight D. Hurst, CMHC
Innovate: Mental Health Solutions, LLC
Adults, Adolescents and Children (age 6+): Abuse, Addiction Recovery, Anxiety, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Depression, DBT, Domestic Violence, Major Life and Family Changes, Marriage/Couples, Personality Disorders
Dwight received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Weber State University before graduating from the University of Phoenix with a master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling.
His experience includes work with a wide array of age groups within several specialties. Dwight’s first job in mental health care was at Philhaven Behavioral Health (in Pennsylvania), working in inpatient, acute mental health. In Utah, Dwight worked at one of Valley Mental Health’s residential treatment units for adolescent crisis management, Davis Applied Technical College as a college counselor and Davis Behavioral Health as a clinical supervisor and substance abuse counselor. He has also worked in Youth Corrections and at LDS Family Services.
Dwight works with ages three and up. He works extensively with OCD, anxiety, addiction recovery and domestic violence recovery. In treating children, Dwight specializes in behavioral problems, attachment disorders and Autism spectrum disorders. He also sees with patients struggling with management of chronic pain situations. Beyond this, Dwight also provides workplace and other trainings, presentations and public speaking. He focuses these on self-care, increasing mental health, reducing burnout and other areas of psychology education.
In his spare time, Dwight enjoys reading, movies, theatre and comedy. His favorite outdoor activities are camping, shooting and running. His latest personal pursuit is learning how to juggle!
Check out Dwight's YouTube Channel for video podcast minis, DBT tidbits, and more fun and useful information. Dwight also hosts a weekly podcast! You can find it on iTunes (The Broken Brain), or at his website.
Dwight accepts self pay and clergy-assisted payment, along with the following insurances: • Aetna • Altius • Beech Street • Blue Cross Blue Shield • DMBA out of network • EMI • Health Utah • PEHP • Select Health (Care, Choice, Med plans)
I take a solution focused approach based on teamwork and building a strong relationships with my clients. I believe that if we work together we can innovate solutions to almost every situation.