Ariel Wootan Merkling

Area of speciality
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Trauma, faith transitions, PTSD, C-PTSD
Professional Statement

Human being are resilient and have an innate ability to heal. Sometimes, especially after traumatic experiences, we need help jumpstarting that resilience and healing. My goal is to provide a safe, supportive therapeutic relationship to jumpstart healing and post traumatic growth. For anyone who has experienced confusing, scary or upsetting events, my goal is to help you process your past and design a life you love.

I specialize in helping folks who have had traumatic experiences, including around spirituality and religion. I am passionate about finding creative solutions to complex problems. I am trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). I love holding space for clients across a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences helping you find the right answers for your journey.

Licensed in


Contact information

(720) 357-9911

Provo, UT 455 N University Ave #209 Provo, Utah 84606

Offer Teletherapy (Y/N)


Accepts Insurance (Y/N)


Offers Clinical Supervision:


Offers Professional Consultation to Other Mental Health Professionals