Dr. Michael Connolly

Medical Director


“Dr. Connolly is instrumental in helping our students and parents trust the treatment process at Elevations. He takes the time to educate the students, parents, and other staff so that everyone can work collaboratively to ensure student growth and success. He takes the time to know all of the students he directly works with so that he can build a trusting relationship with them.” – staff

Dr. Michael Connolly is Board Certified in the areas of general and child/adolescent psychiatry. He received his undergraduate degree in biochemistry and then attended the medical program at the University of Oklahoma. Subsequently, he completed his residency in general psychiatry at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and then graduated from the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at the University of Utah. When not working to improve the well-being of his patients, Dr. Connolly enjoys many of the outdoors activities that living in Utah provides, like running, hiking, and skiing with his family.