Call Us At (646) 780-8278
All Days 9:00 to 5:00
116 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011
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Dr. Kareem Puranda
Self-Talk Counseling & Consulting
Counselor, LCMHC, LCAS, NCC

Verified by Therapy For Black Men
Primary Location
3126 Milton Rd
Suite 234
Charlotte, North Carolina
United States

Accepting new clients?: Yes
Remote therapy available?: Yes
Can prescribe medication?: No

Office Hours: 9am - 6pm, appointment only

Last school: UNC- Charlotte, Masters, 2014
License(s): LCMHC - 11161-North Carolina
Years in practice: 10

Average cost per session: $200.00
Sliding scale pricing?: Yes
Free initial phone consultation?: No
Free initial face to face consultation?: No
Payment methods accepted:
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Discover
  • Health Savings Account
  • Mastercard
  • Paypal
  • Square
  • Visa
  • Debit Card
  • Insurance

Insurance types accepted:
  • Aetna
  • American Behavioral
  • AmeriHealth
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare

    Insurance Note: We verify insurance and inform you of your copay/co-insurance.

    Malpractice Carrier: HPSO Expires (MM/YY): 04/22

    • Individuals
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Group

    Age specialty:
    • Preteens and Tweens (11 to 13)
    • Adolescents and Teenagers (14 to 19)
    • Adults

    I offer special insights for client's of the following ethnicity:
    • Black

    Languages spoken:
    • English

      Does your child's behavior concern you? Is your relationship on the rocks? Are you struggling with, depression, anxiety, anger, self-esteem or maintaining sobriety...and want to get better? Is the current environment around you, stressing you out? Do you need a neutral voice and a no judgment zone to vent?

      Well Self Talk Counseling & Consulting is the place! We use an integrative approach to help clients manage their life, on life terms. STCC specializes in treating trauma and helping people overcome emotional injuries. Our qualified therapists have vast experience working with multicultural populations and treating adults and adolescents battling addiction and mental health problems. Under the clinical direction of Mr. Kareem Puranda, a LCMHC, LCAS, TFCBT and former law enforcement officer, our clinicians understands that counseling is a vulnerable process and know how to "meet clients where they are."

      At Self Talk Counseling we believe knowledge of self, produces self-love that connects people to trust, peace, joy and happiness. The route to healing isn't a magical process. It will take willingness and work. Our therapists are very skilled at supporting clients to the finish line and acknowledging their strength gained from small victories. Our philosophy and approach, invites clients to think outside the box. We are empathic counselors who view every client with an unconditional positive regard. Our commitment and sincerity in helping clients solve life challenges, make us trustworthy in the therapeutic relationship. Understanding your greatest obstacles is only a phone call away. Take advantage of the opportunity to make that connection today. Visit to begin your new process.

      • Addiction
      • Alcohol Abuse
      • Anger Management
      • Anxiety
      • Behavioral Issues
      • Child or Adolescent
      • Coping Skills
      • Depression
      • Drug Abuse
      • Family Conflict
      • Grief
      • Men's Issues
      • Oppositional Defiance
      • Parenting
      • Relationship Issues
      • School Issues
      • Self Esteem
      • Sports Performance
      • Stress
      • Substance Abuse
      • Trauma and PTSD
      Other issues:
        Treatment orientation:
        • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
        • Culturally Sensitive
        • Integrative
        • Intervention
        • Motivational Interviewing
        • Multicultural
        • Reality Therapy
        • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

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