Meet Dr. Sam!

Dr. Sam Marzouk specializes in working with teenage males, pediatric behavioral sleep medicine, and kids and teens with diabetes.

Dr. Sam is a child and adolescent psychologist who works with kids, teens, and young adults between the ages of 2-24.  He specializes in working with teen and young adult guys.  He helps teen guys along the adolescent journey to discover their identity, realize their strengths, and use those strengths to excel into adulthood as their absolute best self.  He also works with parents of teens by helping them build a positive relationship with their teen and put them on the right path as they enter young adulthood.  Dr. Sam also specializes in pediatric behavioral sleep medicine.  He helps improve quality of life for both children and parents through addressing common pediatric sleep problems. Finally, Dr. Sam helps children and teens of all ages with diabetes face common challenges such as diabetes burnout, acceptance, and distress.

Expertise Zones:

  • Teenage and young adult guys (ages 12-24)
  • Pediatric behavioral sleep medicine
  • Children, adolescents, and young adults with diabetes

Education and Training:

  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from The University of Tulsa
  • APA-Accredited Pre-Doctoral Internship at The Boys Town Center for Behavioral Health
  • Completed Postdoctoral Fellowship at Children’s Minnesota

Meet Sam the Person

Top 3 Favorite Hobbies

International travel
Ice Hockey
Reading

Top 3 Movies

Rudy
The Shawshank Redemption
Shazam!

Top 3 Sports Teams

Washington Capitals
United States Women’s National Soccer Team
University of Connecticut Huskies Basketball

Top 3 Fun Facts

Originally from Washington, D.C.
Training for first triathlon
Self-declared world’s worst basketball player