Psychotherapist for Individuals, Couples, and Families

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Elaina Kokinakos is an empathetic and driven psychotherapist dedicated to providing high-quality care to her patients. She is driven by a genuine passion for supporting others on their journey towards healing and personal growth. Drawing from diverse therapeutic modalities, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and mindfulness techniques, she adapts approaches to support patient well-being and development.

Currently completing her Master’s in Mental Health Counseling at New York University, Elaina brings a solid foundation of knowledge and practical experience to her role. Before her graduate studies, she served as a research assistant in various research labs, focusing on anxiety and depression, thereby enhancing her understanding of evidence-based practices. Additionally, her tenure in a medical office setting has enriched her perspective on healthcare dynamics, further informing her clinical approach.

Elaina is committed to fostering a safe, non-judgmental space where patients feel empowered to express their challenges and work toward positive change. With clinical interests spanning eating disorders, body image concerns, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, and interpersonal dynamics, she tailors interventions to meet the unique needs of individuals by utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Techniques to establish measurable goals.

Elaina Kokinakos

Work Experience

Gotham Psychotherapy – Psychotherapist (2024 – Present)

Research for Anxiety and Depression Lab - Research Assistant (2022-2023)

Anxiety and Behavioral Health Clinic - Research Assistant (2022 – 2023)


New York University – Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling

Florida State University – Bachelor of Science in Criminology and Psychology