Sidney Young, Ph.D. is a Rehabilitation Neuropsychologist and former US Army (Active Duty/Army Reserve) and Army National Guard (ARNG) Chaplain/Lieutenant Colonel (LTC). Dr. Sid served his country, fellow Soldiers, and Families from 1986 through 2007 as an US Army Chaplain. Professionally, Dr. Sid has taught at the High School and University levels, while maintaining a private psychology and consulting practice. He has taught at Brigham Young University, Cornell University and Southern Utah University Institute of Religion. Dr. Sid is the founder of Premier Psychological Counseling and Consulting, PC (Premier PCC) and Premier TMS. He has consulted with corporate, business and community leaders improving organizational and individual performance. He has extensive experience treating children, adolescents and adults suffering from Personality Disorders, Depression, Bi-Polar Disorder, Anxiety and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). He has experience in treating physical, emotional, sexual and psychological trauma within the civilian and military environments. Dr. Young was formerly the inpatient Rehabilitation Psychologist on the Neuro Specialty Rehabilitation Unit at Dixie Regional Medical Center, Intermountain Healthcare. Dr. Sid is the past President of the Utah Psychological Association. He is the past volunteer Disaster Mental Health Director for the American Red Cross, Southern Utah Chapter, a member of the Utah State Critical Incident Stress Management Team and the Medical Reserve Corps. Dr. Sid is married to Kris Ann Lundberg Young. They have six children and 26 grandchildren who keep them young in heart and spirit.
Dr. Brown comes to us with years of experience in Psychiatry and Academia.
He has practiced medicine as a psychiatrist for 35 years in Utah, holding positions at the Utah State Hospital as President of the Medical Staff, Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, Brigham Young University, Charter Canyon Hospital, the Mission Training Center and maintained a private practice. Dr. Brown is currently working at Dixie Regional Medical Center as a psychiatrist.
He has held many positions in Utah’s Professional Societies, including serving as President of both the Utah Psychiatric Association and Utah County Medical Society.
Prior to obtaining his medical degree, Dr. Brown taught Physiology for ten years at LSU Shreveport, BYU Hawaii and the University of Maryland.
Johanna Harless received her B.S. in Business Management – Finance from Brigham Young University and her J.D. from Southwestern University, School of Law. She has worked as private portfolio manager for 20 plus years. Johanna did an internship, at the California Dept. of Corporations writing Legal Briefs and Points and Authorities for Securities Fraud cases. Prior to that, she worked as Fixed Income Analyst, at CMB Investment Counselors (over 3 billion under management), performing financial statement and ratio analysis, which included providing quantitative and qualitative reviews of the financial health of companies in order to support investment team decision making. She has been married for 30 years and has 3 wonderful adult children. Johanna has recently moved to St. George, Utah and is eager to become part of this new community. Her new role at Premier Psychological Counseling & Consulting, PC. includes financial consulting, marketing and office management.
Member – California Bar Association 1992-2016; Member – Illinois Bar Association 1996-1998
Caprice Compton, MS., CMHC, received her undergraduate degree from University of South Florida (USF) and graduate degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Capella University. Prior to joining the Premier team, Caprice was the Clinical Director for two different substance use treatment programs. Her career in the addiction field provided extensive experience with patients suffering from PTSD, psychological, sexual, emotional and physical abuse, LGBTQ+ issues, eating disorders, mental health disorders, severe anxiety and depression. In addition to her dedication as a Clinical Psychotherapist and Certified TMS Technician, Caprice has five amazing children and one beautiful grandbaby that keep her busy. In her free time, Caprice loves to compete in Spartan Races and trial run.
Shelbie Ritter, RMHCI, received her undergraduate from the University of Phoenix in health care administration, and is currently in graduate school obtaining her Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Phoenix. Shelbie is an advocate for the LGBTQ+ community; she has experience working with adolescents and young adults suffering from anxiety, depression, and trauma. She is also a certified TMS technician. She is the mother of a beautiful daughter, and in her free time she enjoys reading, jigsaw puzzles, and photography.
Alexander Andersen is a full-time student Dixie State University studying exercise science. One day he plans on becoming a physician’s assistant. He previously worked at a Skilled Nursing Facility as a CNA, has his EMS certifications and is a Certified TMS Technician. Alexander is excited to help pave the way for TMS treatment in Utah with Premier TMS!
Benjamin Sullivan is Certified TMS Technician, and is currently studying Biochemistry at Dixie State University. He has been working at Premier PCC since January of 2020, and loves being able to work with his wife, Kimball. He is fluent in Spanish, loves anything to do with music, including singing and dancing, and loves playing games with his family.