Angie  Gereis

Angie Gereis

Psychologist, PsyD Doctor of Psychology, PsyD Practice: The Blue Clinic
California Accepting Online
Los Angeles, Los Angeles Accepting In-person
Updated August 26, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Adolescent mental health
  • Existential crisis & challenges
  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders
  • Couples counseling

Professional statement

Dr. Gereis is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist located in Los Angeles, CA. She works with patients who experience depression, anxiety, trauma, and grief. She specializes in helping patients navigate parent-child relationships, sexual identity, and social media addiction. She works with both individuals and couples. Dr. Gereis is passionate about providing culturally-appropriate mental health care and serving both religious and ethnic minorities on their journeys towards wellness.

In sessions with Dr. Gereis, patients often talk through their relationships with key people like parents, partners, or siblings. Within the Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) framework, Dr. Gereis supports clients build or rebuild relationships and develop meaningful insights around how emotional patterns impact these relationships. By emphasizing emotional reactions, Dr. Gereis aids individuals and couples understand how emotions inform behavioral patterns. Dr. Gereis also utilizes techniques from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Psychodynamic Therapy.

Dr. Gereis is dedicated to building collaborative relationships with her patients that support their mental health goals in a warm, but gently challenging way.


Message to clients

My practice is grounded in providing a reflective space to pause from the external stressors and turn inward. Life can be demanding and the weight of stressors, relationships, and responsibilities can make it too much too bear. I am gentle but challenging in helping you clear the noise, so together we can get closer to understanding your needs and move you towards a more fulfilling life.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation

Existential crisis & challenges - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Angie Gereis is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $200 (50min)
  • Initial session: $225 (60min)
  • Couples sessions: $225 (60min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
  • Courtesy billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week

Location(s)

Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10am-7pm
  • Tue 10am-7pm
  • Wed 10am-7pm
  • Thu 10am-7pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Los Angeles practice
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Los Angeles practice
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 3 years

The Blue Clinic, Licensed Clinical Psychologist , 2021 - Present
EFT Resource Center , Registered Psychological Assistant/Post-doctoral Fellowship, 2018 - 2020
Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine in San Diego, CA , APA-Accredited Pre-doctoral Internship, 2017 - 2018
Kaiser Permanente Department of Adult Psychiatry in Oakland, CA , Psychological Trainee, 2016 - 2017
Psychological Services Center in Oakland, CA , Psychological Trainee, 2015 - 2016
Center for Elder Independence in Berkeley, CA, Psychological Trainee, 2015 - 2016
Bay Area Community Resource Center in Oakland, CA, De Anza High School Psychological Trainee, 2014 - 2015
Crisis Support Services of Alameda County, Crisis Hotline Trainee, 2013 - 2014
C.O.A.C.H at the UC Irvine Counseling Center, Peer Counselor , 2012 - 2013

California Board of Psychology , Licensed Clinical Psychologist , 2020
California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University , Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D), 2018
California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University , Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, 2016
University of California, Irvine, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Social Behavior, Minor in Sociology , 2013


Licensure

California: 32193


Languages

English