Roger Nelson


Roger is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker from West Jordan, Utah. Some of Roger’s background includes working for a produce farmer when he was 11 and 12 years old, working for a ranch/dairy when he was 13 and 14, and has been working at something ever since. He possesses a Bachelors degree in Psychology and a Masters degree of Social Work both from the University of Utah. Roger has been working in the area of youth treatment since 1992 in a variety of settings and brings valuable experience to the clinical team at RedCliff and Medicine Wheel. He has worked as a caseworker and therapist at a residential setting for adolescents with substance abuse and sexual abuse issues, outpatient therapist for adolescents, children, and their families, youth crisis center counselor, and as a child and family services caseworker. When he is not working, Roger enjoys hiking, camping, rock climbing, target shooting, and, most of all, spending time with his wife and four children.