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.
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
Angie Gereis is not in-network with any insurances.
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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