Provider type: Board-Certified Psychiatrist
Italo A. Samano is a bilingual and bicultural Licensed Psychologist and has lived in both Mexico and the United States for more than twenty-five years each. He has a master’s degree in Psychology from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas and a Ph.D in Psychology from the Iberoamericana University in Mexico City.
Italo has worked as a consultant and coach for TEAM inc. and for the Center for Creative Leadership since 1986. Furthermore, he has extensive experience working as a feedback coach for executive employers enrolled in leadership developmental programs throughout the United States, Mexico and Latin America. He has also done consultations for several nonprofit organizations in San Antonio maximizing their social impact in the community. Italo’s work experience also includes teaching as an adjunct professor for several universities in both countries over the past thirty years.
Dr Samano has been working in private practice, providing individual and family therapy at the Alamo Mental Health Group since 1995. With over thirty years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, adults and the elderly, he follows a Cognitive-behavioral approach to psychotherapy. He is a very strong advocate for all his patients and encourages a healthy balance of mind, body, and spirit in their lives.