Jessica Totsky

Psychology Intern
Degrees: 
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2016 Ph.D., University of Utah, In Progress
Insurances Accepted: 

Medicare, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Value Care, Healthwise, Nevada Medicaid, Altius, MhNet, PEHP Summit Care, WISE Provider Network, Tricare, Molina, Aetna, Beech Street, Educators Mutual, United Behavioral Health,Select Heath, Select Choice, Select Care, Select Med, Select Value, Select Advantage

Specialties: 

Jessica has delivered individual and group counseling for a range of presenting concerns, including depression, anxiety, trauma, substance use, psychosis, interpersonal issues, and career concerns. Additionally, she is trained in delivering cognitive and personality assessment. Her research focus is on Latino adolescents who use substances.

Populations Served: 
Adults, adolescents, children
Publications: 

Burrow-Sánchez, J. J., Corrales, C., & Totsky, J. (2018). Predictive validity of the SOCRATES in a clinical sample of Latina/o adolescents. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors. https://doi-org.ezproxy.lib.utah.edu/10.1037/adb0000432

 

Philosophical Orientation: 

Jessica strives to understand how her clients have been shaped by their social context, focusing on attitudes gained and meaning attributed to experiences from childhood and beyond. She collaborates with her clients to create goals and guide them towards adopting a self-image that better serves them in reaching their potential. Jessica has been trained to use multiple therapeutic methods.

Comments: 

Jessica grew up in Wisconsin and recently moved to Utah to complete her Counseling Psychology Ph.D. at the University of Utah. As a break from her work, Jessica enjoys trying new restaurants, shopping, journaling, and watching comedy shows.