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 was passed the torch of the Positive Mind Center by Armand two days before he died.  Kevin comes from the world of teaching and business management.  His vision is to continue the work of Armand DiMele, emphasisng 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


Indra worked closely with Armand Dimele as his accountant and business manager at the DiMele Center for the last 10 years. She is an accountant with more than 20 years of business experience in finance, fundraising, management and taxation in a non-for-profit environment. Indra served as the Business Manager of WBAI for eleven years and served as the Interim General Manager for two years.  Her administrative experience helps the Positive Mind Center run smoothly.

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


Audio Engineer/Producer

Geoff is an independent radio producer and host. He produces the nationally syndicated weekly radio show Law and Disorder, hosted by attorneys Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith and the late Michael Ratner.  Geoff also hosts In Other News, a provocative one hour weekly talk radio show on WBAI 99.5 FM. Geoff graduated with a B.A. in Mass Communication from the University of South Florida.