Robert Scott, PhD, CTS, Psychologist in Tarzana
Dr. Scott is a licensed psychologist in private practice as well as a Certified Trauma Specialist (CTS). A nationally recognized teacher, trainer, and consultant in the field of trauma/disaster psychology, Dr. Scott has lectured throughout the United States as well as the Middle East (Kuwait), Europe and British Columbia.
Dr. Scott utilizes a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach and applies innovative treatment methods such as EMDR and Trauma-focused therapy. Dr. Scott enjoys the challenges of working with couples and families and finds it rewarding to help heal the wounds caused by miscommunication and dysfunctional behavior patterns.
Dr. Scott also directs the Behavioral Health Program for the LA Fire Department and finds helping Firefighters deal with the stresses of their work extremely rewarding. Dr. Scott has also served in the academic field as a Professor of Psychology as well an Assistant Dean at LAVC.
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  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: University of California, Irvine
  • Year Graduated: 1976
  • License No. and State: PSY7399 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $250
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Anthem
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry
  • Empire BlueCross
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • PacifiCare
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • WellPoint
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Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: ATSS / Certified Trauma Specialist
  • Certificate Date: 2002
  • Certificate: AAETS / BCETS
  • Certificate Date: 2002


  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Anxiety
  • Depression


  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2016
Robert Scott, PhD, CTS, Psychologist in Tarzana

Robert Scott

Psychologist, PhD, CTS