Alexandra  Vandegrift
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Alexandra Vandegrift

She/Her/Hers

Master of Science, MS - Mental Health Counseling Clinical Psychologist, PsyD Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Pennsylvania Accepting Online
Updated December 15, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Existential crisis & challenges
  • Forensic psychology
  • Trauma
  • Psychological evaluations & testing
  • Mood disorders

Professional statement

Dr. Vandegrift (she/her) is a licensed clinical psychologist based in Pennsylvania. Dr. Vandegrift graduated from Temple University with a dual degree in Psychology and Biology. After gaining experience in the field of forensic psychology and completing her Master's degree in clinical and counseling psychology, she began her doctorate in Clinical Psychology in 2016. She graduated with a Doctor of Psychology with a focus in Psychological Assessment from Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia.

​While completing her graduate education, Dr. Vandegrift developed interests in working with clients experiencing trauma, depression, anxiety, as well as in a range of psychological assessments. She currently works with clients across the lifespan, with a particular focus on professional women.

​Outside of work, Dr. Vandegrift considers herself a life-long learner with a penchant for staying up late to read. She can almost always be found with her nose in a book. She is also notably bad at surfing, but certainly tries her best.


Message to clients

Life can come at you fast, along with all the challenges and changes that it brings. We all experience times of turbulence and turmoil that can overwhelm our ability to cope. Whether seeking support and perspective, or taking the first steps on a journey to healing, you're in the right place. My goal is to provide a warm and non-judgmental space for you to share your story. I offer psychodynamic-based therapy to help you examine the way your early experiences and relationships have impacted your world. This is a path we can walk together.

I offer individual therapy as well as a range of assessment services to best identify your individual needs and provide meaningful support. This includes evaluations to help clarify the challenges, identify a diagnosis that fits, and make a plan for how to best move forward.

Whether it be a significant change in your life, an upcoming challenge, or a difficult experience from your past, we can approach the process and find the way forward together. Finding the right fit is important, so please don't hesitate to reach out for a consultation!


Specialties

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

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

Forensic psychology - Understanding and managing triggers and motivations related to criminal activity; evaluation of one’s mental competence, criminal responsibility, competency to stand trial, risk-assessment; testifying as an expert witness

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Psychological evaluations & testing - A broad range of tests and assessments that may be used to identify present strengths, provide diagnosis clarity, and inform treatment goals

Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood




Clientele

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

Insurance

Alexandra Vandegrift is not in-network with any insurances.

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


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $180 (50min)

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
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Pennsylvania)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 12:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 3 years


Chestnut Hill College, Doctor of Psychology, 2021
Chestnut Hill College, Master of Science, 2016
Temple University, Bachelor of Arts, 2013


Licensure

Pennsylvania: PS019691


Languages

English