Mike Slade

Mike Slade, LCSW

Primary Therapist

Mike is a Primary Therapist at Alpine Academy. Mike earned his Bachelors of Science from Utah Valley University and his Masters of Social Work from the University of Utah. He is TF-CBT certified, EMDR trained, and DBT informed.

Prior to Alpine Academy, Mike worked in a number of clinical and therapy-oriented settings. These include working as a therapist at Utah Youth Village and Touchstone Therapy Center, along with working as a clinical Intern at the Utah State Prison and Provo School District.
His experience working with youth doesn’t stop with his career, Mike has volunteered as a mentor for the Children’s Justice Center and as a tutor at the Slate Canyon Youth Center.

Mike believes in the saying, “Be the change you want to see in the world,” and he puts this saying to work when collaborating with the team at Alpine Academy and in bettering the lives of students and their families. He enjoys working with a growth-oriented team, who supports employee growth in order to facilitate growth in their clients as well.


  • TF-CBT Certified (Trauma-focused)
  • EMDR trained
  • DBT informed