ALPINE CENTER FOR PERSONAL GROWTH
Owner, SUDC, Admissions Director
Debra is a graduate of the University of Utah's drug and alcohol program, her passion for substance abuse and mental health treatment started from her own personal journey with her son's addiction and her own trials on holding boundaries, learning how to cope with co dependence and understanding how to let go. Debra works within the community to provide education and assistance to help struggling individuals, their families and loved ones. She is dedicated to helping families and loved ones through their journey with addiction and the healing process.
TRACY B ANDERSON
LCSW, Clinical Director
Tracy received both his Bachelor’s Degree Cum Laude in Psychology and his Master’s Degree in Social Work from, the University of Utah, with an emphasis on clinical counseling. Tracy has a rich clinical background over the past 30+ years of private practice working with a wide range of clients and settings. He works compassionately to weave a fabric of mind/body skills with meditation, cognitive behavioral therapies and Jungian personal psychology to assist clients to understand and heal in their life processes. He has also worked for 30+ years in collaboration with medical professionals in the careful use of medications to stabilize and manage mental disorder such as anxiety and depression.
Wendy has a 25 year career in social work that ranges from working at Utah State Prison in the first drug and alcohol program to the Special Victims Team with the District Attorney of Utah and ending as a ER trauma social worker. Specialties include: adult individual therapy for depression, anxiety and trauma related issues. In addition she has worked for years with people recovering from addictions
ALPINE CENTER MEDICAL SERVICES
TIMOTHY S GRANGE
MD, Medical Director
Dr. Grange specializes in Addiction Medicine as well as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He earned his medical degree from the University of Utah where he also completed his residency. Dr. Grange has been a practicing physician for nearly 30 years. He works diligently to stay up to date on the current research and treatment options available. Dr. Grange is devoted to the treatment of drug and alcohol addiction and medically-assisted treatment options, including the use of Sublocade injections and Suboxone.
Dr. Ashleigh Byrne recently moved to Utah from the east coast, where she was working in New Hampshire at the largest Suboxone clinic in the state. Prior to that, she completed her training in anesthesia and pain management at Harvard's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston; she is double boarded in anesthesia and pain medicine.
Mitzy was born and raised in Utah. She graduated from the University of Phoenix with a masters degree in nursing administration and education, she also graduated from the University of Utah in the psychiatric nurse practitioner program. She has worked in the mental health and substance abuse field for almost 30 years
Mike is a Certified Physician Assistant (PA-C) from Utah. He received his bachelor's degree in Psychology at Brigham Young University, and completed his medical training (Master’s of Medical Sciences) in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Mike has a passion for mental health and has experience working in both inpatient and outpatient psychiatric settings helping people of all ages and demographics overcome mental, emotional, and physical disorders. He loves working closely as part of a team to help tailor the best treatment for each individual person.