We are proud to welcome Dr. Sofia Chernoff to our practice!
Sofia M. Chernoff, PsyD is a licensed psychologist who joined Solstice Counseling & Wellness in September 2017. She grew up in Pennsylvania and received her BS in Psychology from the Pennsylvania State University, Schreyer Honors College. She continued her education at the University of Pennsylvania (MSEd in Education) and ultimately graduated from La Salle University with PsyD in Clinical Psychology, Health Psychology Concentration. Her training focused on cognitive-behavioral, acceptance and commitment, as well as dialectical behavioral principles of psychotherapy.
Shawn Michael Miller, PhD is a licensed psychologist located in Heber City, UT and owner of Solstice Counseling & Wellness. After growing up in New York, Dr. Miller moved West to explore his love of the mountains. He received his BS in Psychology from Colorado State University and his PhD in Counseling Psychology from Washington State University. After relocating to Utah for his professional internship, he decided he would like to make it home due to its outdoor diversity. He joined the practice of Brian J. Taracena, PsyD in December 2011 and started Solstice Counseling & Wellness in April 2013.
Christian H. Monson, PsyD joined Solstice Counseling & Wellness in October 2013. He received his BS in Psychology from Utah State University and his PsyD in Clinical Psychology from Indiana State University. During the past 12 years Dr. Monson has received training and has been employed by psychologists, mental health institutions and hospitals throughout the nation. Dr. Monson spent 6 years in Indiana where trained with a renowned psychologist in an ADHD diagnostic and treatment center, as well as the privilege to assist with a NIH funded research project exploring the effects of mindfulness on eating disorders. He then moved to Pennsylvania where he worked with physicians in a large hospital. This included pre-surgical mental health evaluations and working with a well-respected forensic psychiatrist. Before coming to Heber, he founded a psychological testing clinic in Idaho.
Our doctors serve clients in Wasatch and Summit counties along with neighboring communities in the Wasatch back.