Dr. Sanchez, Psy. D, MS, MA, LHMC, CAP, draws on more than 30 years of diversified leadership experience spanning multiple industries across four states. The tactical oversight he provides at GIA Miami ensures that the clinical and behavioral health care staff are providing the best quality and empirically validated behavioral/addiction health care interventions to the patients served.
Dr. Sanchez has served in the capacity of chief operating officer and chief executive officer/executive director in many facilities over the past 30 years. Additionally, he has served as an expert consultant in the South Florida tri-county area. Dr. Sanchez worked as an expert consultant in forensic settings in Florida, New York, California and Texas in courtroom forums, jury research and for the federal and state corrections departments. He studied and trained in multiple addiction treatment facilities, psychiatric hospitals, residential settings, community mental health centers, and private practice settings in South Texas, South Florida, New York and California. Dr. Sanchez earned his Associates Degree in 1989 from Del Mar College, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Texas in 1992 and a Master of Science in Counseling from Texas A&M in 1995. He earned his non-terminal Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology in 2003 from Albizu University and completed his Doctorate in Clinical and Forensic Psychology from Albizu University in 2008.