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Ed Peterson, LCSW, MBA

Ed is a psychotherapist with a private practice at The EFT Clinic in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is also the owner of Peterson Family Therapy.  Ed has advanced training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), the world’s most effective and research-based treatment for couples and individuals who are seeking emotional healing. In his work Ed uses his warmth and empathy and solid training to assists clients to develop healthy emotional skills and achieve securely attached and bonded relationships. He helps his clients move from distress and emotional pain toward emotional health. Ed uses EFT to help individuals and couples understand the childhood roots of their emotional pain, and just as importantly, he helps them learn to act and react in the present to achieve their goals and dreams. Ed is highly empathetic and caring and he also speaks the truth that clients need to hear. Ed also uses his business degree (MBA) and past business experience in his work as a business consultant. Ed loves his work and feels highly honored to support his clients to achieve their individual and relational goals and dreams.  


Counseling Focus:

  • Marriage Therapy and Relationship Counseling

  • Individual Therapy

  • Family Therapy

  • Anxiety and Depression

  • Addictions, including Chemical Dependency, Pornography,

    and All Process Addictions

  • Jungian Archetypal Therapy

  • Mindfulness and Relaxation

  • Marriage and Family Workshops

  • Business Consulting


  • Advance Training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)

  • Masters Degree in Social Work (MSW)

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Utah (LCSW)

  • Masters Degree in Business (MBA)

  • Bachelors Degree in Spanish Language and History

  • Member LGTBQ Affirmative Therapist Guild of Utah