Ryan Pepper, M.S.W., L.C.S.W.

Clinical Director and Partner

Ryan Pepper has been with Vista since 1999. He graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. He then went on to earn a Master's Degree in Social Work. Ryan is a member of the PHI KAPPA PHI Honors Society, the National Association of Social Workers, and is the recipient of the Sharon Goodwill Memorial Award in Mental Health from the University of Utah. Ryan has served as a Primary Therapist Intern for Valley Mental Health in their Children's Behavioral Treatment Unit. He also worked as a Volunteer Grief Counselor for Primary Children's Medical Center. Ryan currently serves as a Primary Therapist and Clinical Director of Vista - Dimple Dell Canyon. Ryan has extensive experience working with adolescents suffering from traumatic stress, personality disorders, addiction issues, depression, anxiety, self mutilation, eating disorders, poor self-esteem, and oppositional defiant disorder. Ryan has clinical certification through the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress and he has completed the Foundational Training offered through Behavioral Tech, LLC in Dialectic Behavioral Therapy. Ryan enjoys cycling, mountain biking, triathlons, and most of all spending time with his wife and 4 children.