Leo J. Terzian
Psychiatry and Mental Health
Leo is passionate about helping children, adolescents, adults, and families that make up the diverse community in Southern Nevada, Leo meets clients where they are at in their lives and quickly forms an alliance. Leo has received specialized training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma Informed Care (TIC), Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), and Eye Movement Desensitization (EMDR). Leo is also a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).
Leo holds degrees within the fields of Psychology, Sociology, and has a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree. He has approximately a decade of experience in the mental health field and is a therapist that is licensed as a Clinical Social Worker. Leo’s experience includes working not only with clients in the office but also in psychiatric hospital settings, their homes, and in their communities. With this diverse knowledge, Leo applies Systems Theory to move beyond understanding his clients at the individual level. He seeks to identify entrenched patterns with his clients’ relationships and family members.
Outside of his commitment to the mental health and wellbeing of his community, Leo finds balance in his life by being a devoted husband, father, and pet lover. Leo enjoys running, weightlifting, dancing, reading, home improvement, and international travel with his family.
Leo provides therapy services to adults, children, and families in the following areas:
- Anger Management
- Behavioral Issues
- Chronic Mental Illness
- Dual Diagnosis (Psychiatric and Addiction/Medical)
- Depression/Anxiety/Bipolar Disorders
- Grief and Loss
- Impulse Control Disorders
- Personality Disorders
- Relationship Issues
- Stress Management