ABOUT US


 

Where The Head Meets The Heart

The Positive Mind Center is a comprehensive mental health counseling and psychotherapy center, located at 119 west 57th Street, Suite 1100, right off 6th Avenue

We provide:

  • Psychotherapy and Counseling
  • Psychiatry
  • Integrative Neurology
  • Bodywork and Somatic Experiencing
  • Massage Therapy
  • Life Coaching

The Positive Mind Center brings to clients “ideas, concepts and therapies to help you lead a more positively minded life.”

 

Our Staff

KEVIN O’DONOGHUE, LMHC Director the Positive Mind Center

Kevin was the principal student of the renowned Armand DiMele, pioneering psychotherapy radio host and inventor of the Intense Feeling Process. Kevin comes from the world of teaching and business management. Before his death, Armand entrusted The Positive Mind Center to Kevin. His vision is to continue the work of Armand DiMele, emphasizing Positive Psychology principles and the Intense Feeling Process.

NISEEMA DYAN DIEMER LMT, SEP Director of Business Development

Niseema helps therapists who are looking for space to grow their practice and manages the day to day running of the therapy center and The Postitive Mind radio production studio.  She helps therapists develop workshops and groups to further educate the public about mental and emotional health.  Niseema has managed massage therapy departments for two NYC spas and is an adjunct faculty member at The Swedish Institute.


INDRA HARDAT Business Manager

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Indra worked closely with Armand DiMele for ten years as business manager at the DiMele Center. She is an accountant with more than twenty years' experience in finance, fundraising, management and taxation in a not-for-profit environment. Indra served as the Business Manager of WBAI for eleven years and as the station's Interim General Manager for two years. Her administrative expertise helps The Positive Mind Center run smoothly.

Alexandra Lopez Administrative Assistant

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Alexandra's presence at the front desk of our reception area ensures that our client's comfort and care begins when they first arrive. As a graduate of the Film Conservatory at SUNY Purchase College, Alex contributes insight and expertise about cultural trends and perceptions of mental health to The Positive Mind Radio Show on WBAI. She takes inquiries regarding WBAI premiums, screens calls, and does research. She also provides social media assistance for The Positive Mind Center, The Foundation for Positive Psychology, and The Positive Mind radio show. 


 

BEN STARR Audio Engineer/ Producer

For his tenth birthday, Ben received a clock-radio which started a lifelong love affair with radio. He joined The Positive Mind from WQXR, where he worked in the Music Programming department. As a long-time listener, working with Armand was a great joy and privilege for Ben. He is a proud graduate of Queens College, where he hosted nights at college radio station WQMC.
Twitter: @BZH718

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