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John Savell, Ph.D.

Department Chair; Associate Professor; Program Coordinator for Addictions Counseling

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(972) 825-4666

John Savell holds a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in working with Children and Families. With over 40 years of experience in the mental health field, he has worked in psychiatric hospitals, outpatient clinics, prison settings, neuropsychological rehabilitation centers, private practice, and several colleges and universities throughout Texas. He currently serves full-time as an Associate Professor of Psychology at SAGU and is the Program Coordinator of the Human Services Program and Addictions Counseling Program. An ordained minister through Foundation Ministries, he serves on the Board of Directors for Chi Alpha Ministries at TCU in Fort Worth and the Board of Directors for Bethesda School of Ministry. He is also an accomplished author and is in the process of completing a book titled, “Matters of the Heart, How Wounds become sin”.




1200 Sycamore St.
Waxahachie, TX 75165


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