Dr. Carol Rotko, PsyD

(She, Her, Hers)
Preferred Name: Carol

About Me

I often work with professionals in the entertainment and health care fields who are navigating transitions, stress, burnout, creative blocks, relationships, medical issues, loss, anxiety, depression, and trauma. By offering a supportive and empowering environment that nurtures a compassionate self-awareness, we collaborate to create a personalized approach designed to build upon your strengths and promote resiliency. LGBTQ+ allied. All are welcome.

Education & Experience

I received my Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine in 2008 and completed the APA accredited internship at Kaiser in Health Psychology. During my postdoctoral fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, I specialized in CBT for depression and anxiety.​ I'm licensed in California, New York and Hawaii and am a National Register Health Service Psychologist.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

APA, LACPA, NBC-HWC, HSP, EMDR Therapist, TRM Certification in Progress. Certification in Mindfulness Facilitation, MARC, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Affiliate MAPs instructor. Certified Mindfulness Teacher - Professional Level (CMT-P) by the IMTA.

Specialty Area

  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors


  • English


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