mia moretensen

Mia Mortensen, TRS, CTRS

Licensed Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Biography

Mia Mortensen graduated from the University of Utah with two Bachelor’s degrees in Recreation Therapy as well as Film & Media Arts. She is a licensed recreation therapist in the state of Utah, as well as certified through the National Council of Therapeutic Recreation Certification.

She has worked with adults in a variety of settings- residential therapy, inpatient psychiatric treatment, inpatient and outpatient physical medicine and rehabilitation, and homelessness. She brings her unique skillset to the table but is always eager to learn new things alongside her clients.

Mia creates purposeful and meaningful experiences for the clients at Brighton. She has a passion for empowering individuals to recognize their own strengths and accomplishments while they develop their identities. Mia fosters accepting and safe spaces to encourage individuals to test their limits, shift perspectives, and grow through life.