Laura Heck

About Laura Heck LMFT

Laura Heck is a licensed marriage and family therapist with a private practice in Salt Lake City.  She received her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University Seattle and has completed advanced clinical training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy.  Laura recently served in a leadership role at The Gottman Institute (TGI) as the Director of Professional Development.  Together with Gottman Institute Clinical Director, Dr. David Penner, Laura co-developed The Gottman Seven Principles Program and is also the author of the Seven Principles Companion Workbook, a tool for couples to use in conjunction with the Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work book by Dr. John Gottman.  She continues as Master Trainer for the program which has trained thousands of people to offer the Seven Principles Program in their communities, across six continents.  Laura is a charismatic and energetic speaker who’s love of life shines through her quirky and quick-witted presentation.  Laura has been with her beloved and patient husband for nearly ten years and they have a one year old son. She is honored to offer workshops and talks to strengthen relationships in her community.  Laura can be contacted by e-mailing  Her website is


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