Live Life Well Counseling specializes in trauma-informed care and the treatment of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, such as postpartum depression. Our therapists have completed specific training in these areas and are able to provide clients with quality care and treatment. We also treat other issues such as depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, relationship issues, life transitions, grief and loss. In addition, we offer Spanish-speaking services.
Meet Our Team
Nancy Coca is a Certified Social Worker. She received her bachelor's degree in Exercise and Wellness from Brigham Young University with a double minor in Psychology and Gerontology. She received her Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Nancy has primarily worked with youth in treatment centers and schools. She has experience successfully helping clients navigate depression, anxiety, faith crisis, autism and ADHD. Nancy is fluent in Spanish and especially enjoys helping the Hispanic/Latino population approach mental health issues and better understand some of the unique challenges they can face. Nancy incorporates Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Acceptance Commitment Therapy and other therapies into her practice.
Brianna Holmes has a master’s degree in marriage, couples, and family counseling from Idaho State University and is currently practicing as an Associate Clinical Mental Health Counselor (ACMHC). In addition to being licensed as an ACMHC, Brianna is also a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC). She is especially passionate about working with adults and couples navigating relationship issues, depression, anxiety and postpartum disorders such as postpartum depression and anxiety. Brianna takes a trauma-informed approach to working with her clients and is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR). Additionally, Brianna incorporates self-compassion techniques, cognitive behavioral therapy, emotionally focused therapy (EFT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and is passionate about continued education and training to develop skills to provide best care for clients. Brianna is a wife and mother of four. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading books, and cheering for her favorite hockey and football teams.
Kaydee LeMonds-Knepper has a master’s degree in social work from the University of Utah and is a Certified Social Worker (CSW). She specializes in working with children, adolescents, and young adults through a trauma-informed lens. She is a strong advocate for the LGBTQIA+ and BIPOC communities and holds a safe space for them in her practice. Kaydee especially enjoys engaging clients in parts work through Internal Family Systems (IFS). She has found that IFS can be very effective in treating trauma, anxiety and depression. Kaydee is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR), Internal Family Systems (IFS) and certified in AutPlay therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). She incorporates Inner Child Work into her practice and is CAMS Care trained in Suicide Prevention and Awareness. She also has experience working with those who struggle with disordered eating. Kaydee offers humor, warmth, and compassion to her practice. She brings her authentic self to the therapeutic relationship and invites you to do the same. She strives to create a safe inclusive space for you to explore difficult emotions. In Kaydee’s off time she enjoys going to concerts and hanging out with her dog Aidan. Her favorite season is autumn, and throughout the year you can find her obsessing about Halloween and anything pumpkin spiced.
Georgi Gonzalez has a master’s degree in social work from Utah Valley University and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She received her bachelor's degree in psychology, also from Utah Valley University. Georgi has worked with children, adolescents and adults throughout her professional career. She is especially passionate about working with children and adolescents. Over the past two years Georgi has worked closely with individuals both young and old who have been diagnosed with terminal illness. She has had the privilege of walking alongside both client and family through unimaginable loss. In addition, Georgi works with individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, substance use and trauma. Georgi incorporates EMDR, IFS, mindfulness techniques, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy and Strength-based Therapy into her practice. She is also trained in Play Therapy, has her DBT certification and is a certified death doula. Georgi loves spending time with her dog and husband exploring new areas and places to eat. Fun fact: Georgi can lick her elbow:)
Danica received her bachelor's in sociology from BYU and her master’s degree from Liberty University in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Danica specializes in the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), religious anxieties, perfectionism, and postpartum disorders. She uses a compassionate approach of exposure response prevention (ERP) and acceptance commitment therapy (ACT) and takes an individual approach to working with her clients. Danica understands the unique religious complexities that Utah residents can face and takes the time to help her clients separate religious anxiety and spirituality. Danica has helped young adults preparing to serve as missionaries, giving them the tools they need to be mentally and emotionally ready. Danica has also worked with those struggling with postpartum anxiety, postpartum depression, postpartum PTSD, and postpartum OCD. With three young children of her own, she personally understands the challenge and beauty of motherhood and the importance of social support and mental health tools for parents. Danica finds great satisfaction in working with her clients and seeing them grow and progress as they live more in harmony with their true values. In her free time, she enjoys playing guitar, tennis, and pickle-ball. She has a geeky side that loves sci-fi and anime. She loves painting and any sort of art project.
Angelia Hunt is our amazing office manager! After spending 17 years as a stay-at-home mother and wife, Angelia went back to school and earned her bachelor's degree in Business Management from Utah Valley University. Angelia spent the last 7 years at UVU assisting thousands of students through the process of financial aid and scholarships. Angelia’s goal at Live Life Well Counseling is to provide every client with a warm, welcoming and positive experience. Please contact Angelia if you would like to schedule an appointment, for billing related matters or if you have any other questions! Angelia loves to cook and bake, watch true crime shows and spend time with her family. Along with her husband, she loves to travel, shop for antiques, and spoil her grandchildren.
Mary Latu is the owner and clinical director of Live Life Well Counseling. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and has been practicing as a psychotherapist for 15 years. She received her bachelor's degree in psychology from Brigham Young University and her master's degree in social work from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Mary's passion is working with those who have experienced trauma, including children, teenagers and adults. She enjoys working side by side clients to help create a sense of safety, confidence in self and the world around them and to develop a new perspective of life. Mary has received trauma specific training including, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Ego State Therapies (including Internal Family Systems and Developmental Needs Meeting Strategy), Polyvagal Theory, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR). She also uses Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Somatic Experiencing and a mindfulness based approach when working with clients. Mary is also passionate about women's issues, particularly working with women and families affected by issues occurring during and after pregnancy. She has completed the Postpartum Support International Certificate Training in Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders. In addition, Mary is fluent in Spanish. Mary is a wife and mother of four. She enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, running, cooking/baking and reading books and articles about homesteading.