Helene Geramian, Psy. D.
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Helene Geramian, Psy. D.


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Accepts New Patients
Gender: Female


Personal Statement

I am an Assistant Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine. I specialize in Adult and Geriatric mood disorders, including depression, anxiety and trauma, with an expertise in geriatric and health psychology. I utilize an integrative approach to mental health, in which compassion and understanding shape my assessment and treatment of each person.

Specialties and Expertise


  • Psychotherapy
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Psychology


  • Depression
  • Psychological Assessment
  • Depression Related to Physical Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Medical Illness
  • Depression and Anxiety Disorders
  • Trauma


Dr. Helene Geramian earned her undergraduate degree from Barnard College of Columbia University, where she graduated with Departmental Honors. She received her doctoral degree from the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology at Yeshiva University. Additionally, she completed further training at the New Jersey Veterans Affairs Medical Center as well as post-doctoral training at the Brooklyn Veteran's Hospital, with a specialization in geriatric psychology.

Dr. Geramian is a New York state licensed psychologist who is available for diagnostic evaluation, consultation and psychotherapy. Her work is informed by psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral approaches. Research interests include the role of comorbid personality and mood disorders in later life.


Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

Ferkauf Scholarship- Yeshiva University 2013-2017
Dean’s List 2008-2011
Psychology Departmental Honors 2011
Barnard College Torchbearers Internship of Distinction Award 2011
Barnard Internship Grant 2011
Howard Hughes Scholar 2010


Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Psychologist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • Psy.D., Yeshiva University, 2018
  • B.A., Barnard College - Columbia University, 2011


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this doctor. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the doctor’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this doctor is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee Managed Care Plan
  • Aetna Weill Cornell Employee PPO Plan
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark

Locations and Appointments

External Relationships

External Relationships

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No External Relationships Reported