Juan P. Sazo
City and State: Houston, Texas
Preferred Gender Pronouns: (he/him/his)
Specialties and Expertise: Trauma, Grief and Loss, Self-Harm, Relational Aggression, Anger Management, Low Self-Esteem, Student Retention, Executive Functioning Skills, Parenting Skills, Life Adjustments, and Developmental Concerns
Degree/ License Type: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Additional Credentials: N/A
Languages Spoken: English and Spanish
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Major Credit Cards, Health Savings Account (HSA)
Insurance Plans: Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Medicaid
Juan Sazo is a Latinx Licensed Clinical Social Worker who was born in Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala and now resides in Houston, TX where he works predominantly with traumatized and bereaved youth.
He has extensive knowledge working in faith-based, school-based and community-based environments in supporting children, adolescents, and families of color in social-emotional and developmental growth. He utilizes a humanistic, client-centered approach to therapy. He uses different modalities such as CBT, SFBT, MI, EMDR while currently being trained in Somatic Experiencing.
He views the individuals and families he works with as experts in their own lives and attempts to harness their strengths and skills with cultural humility and attunement.