Capstone Counseling Centers

Capstone Counseling Centers


Capstone Counseling Centers operates multiple counseling locations in Utah. The Salt Lake City center provides a comprehensive range of outpatient services for individuals dealing with substance abuse and mental illnesses. These services include evaluations, general outpatient treatment, intensive outpatient treatment (IOP), and educational classes.


Capstone Counseling Centers offers a complimentary assessment to all patients. The facility conducts various evaluations, such as drug and alcohol, mental health, domestic violence, and anger management.

The treatment approach at Capstone Counseling Centers does not involve the 12-step program. Instead, the center takes a clinical approach to treatment, recognizing that there is no universal solution for everyone.

As stated on the center’s website, there are three tiers of outpatient treatment available. The programs range in duration from three to six months, with patients meeting one to three times a week, depending on the tier. Following treatment, all patients participate in a month of aftercare.

Other services offered by the center include domestic violence treatment, individual counseling, anger management classes, and parenting classes.


Specific credentials for the staff are not provided. However, according to the center’s website, all Capstone staff members are selected based on their abilities and their belief in the human spirit. The staff is described as highly qualified, warm, inviting, and committed to the success of their clients. One alum rated the staff’s level of experience and training three out of five stars.


The feedback from one alum surveyed by was mixed, with negative commentary. The alum gave Capstone a four out of five-star rating for family participation and cleanliness, three stars for exercise and leisure provisions and connectivity/visitor policy, and two stars for holistic treatment offerings and counseling options. The alum also expressed their dissatisfaction, stating, “Capstone saw me as another $ sign, their employees weren’t there to make a difference, they were there for a paycheck…I faked it until I made it & here I sit, alone & still struggling because I still suffer from my active addiction.”

On secondary websites, seven reviewers have mostly provided positive feedback. Of the six Google reviewers, five gave the center five out of five stars, while one rated it one star. On the center’s Facebook page, one reviewer rated Capstone one out of five stars. A representative review from alum Meranda on Google reads, “This Place Is Amazing! Very amazing at explaining things to the extent of my knowledge, with no problem explaining something twice.”


Capstone accepts most major insurance plans and offers affordable payment plans. However, the alum surveyed by rated the center’s affordability only one out of five stars.

Capstone Counseling Centers Reviews

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  • There weren't any I could tell u of. They didn't hold up to their policy, never went into dcfs court w me once a month as their contract stated they would, I couldn't trust their staff to help me thru a problem w out turning it in as they portrayed to do so it was a fake it till u make it situation, my therapist rarely stayed awake during our session, I was just another $ sign to them they never did care to help me. Capstone seen me as another $ sign, their employees weren't there to make a difference they were there for a paycheck. They never delivered what they promised & I did not trust any of them to honestly help me thru my struggles so in turn, just to get done cuz the cost was killing me, I faked it till I made it & here I sit, alone & still struggling cuz I still suffer from my active addiction.