Monika Roots, MD, FAPA

Chief Psychiatric Officer

Meet Dr. Monika Roots, Psych Hub’s Chief Psychiatric Officer

Dr. Roots is a practicing child/adolescent/adult psychiatrist and nationally recognized expert in mental health. At Psych Hub, she leads the clinical team in reimagining how evidence-based education can be brought to all who need it when they need it to help themselves and others.

Dr. Roots also serves as the President and Chief Medical Officer of Bend Health, a virtual care solution for kid and teen mental health, which offers fast access to a child/adolescent psychiatrist. 

A former executive with Teladoc Health and Sanvello, she’s worked across multiple specialties and levels of care including managing anxiety, depression, eating disorders, substance use, attentional issues, and autism in child/adolescent and adults. She’s also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

For Dr. Roots, the accelerating need for mental health care is leading to heightened demand for credible, mental health training designed to promote better resilience and outcomes -- for ourselves and everyone around us.