Mental Health Providers
Sarah Olitzky, PhD, LP, NCSP
Sarah Olitzky, PhD, LP, NCSP is a licensed psychologist specializing in toddlers, preschool- and school- aged children. A native of Michigan, Dr. Olitzky attended Columbia University in New York City, where she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Spanish, Phi Beta Kappa, Summa Cum Laude. She received her PhD from Fordham University in New York, during which time she received advanced training at the New York University Child Study Center and Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. Pre-doctoral internship was completed at the University of Minnesota Autism Spectrum and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Clinic and within Minneapolis Public Schools. She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Fraser Child and Family Center in Minneapolis where she continues to provide assessment and treatment services.
In addition to Dr. Olitzky’s licensed psychologist (LP) credential, she is also a Minnesota Board of Education School Psychologist and holds distinction as a Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP). Having worked extensively in both clinical and educational settings, Dr. Olitzky is uniquely able to support your child and family no matter where you are in your mental health or special education journey.
Dr. Olitzky lives in St. Louis Park with her husband and four young children. As the mother of four children under the age of 8 (including a set of twins), she understands that you work daily to ensure what’s best for your child, but sometimes the next best step is not always clear when concerns arise. Dr. Olitzky looks forward to working with you to develop an evidence-based intervention plan that fits the unique needs of your child and family.