Collaborations & Appearances


Chutney Life

“The majority of the couples I work with deal with a loss of connection within their relationship, which I believe can be natural. We shift roles throughout our lives so much, and I find that couples’ don’t have time to fully adjust to one role before they jump to another, like becoming a wife and then becoming a mother so quickly.”

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Fox 46 Charlotte

Appearance on Local Fox affiliate for Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

“Important signs you need to know: what actions, or behaviors constitute abuse. Steps you can take, if you or someone you know is being abused. Questions to ask.”

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The Carolina Desi Podcast

Episode Description: In honor of World Mental Health Day on October 10th, we sat down with Payal Patel to discuss the stigma, assumptions, and systematic challenges surrounding Mental Health Treatment within the Desi community and American culture at large.

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Voices of Mental Health Podcast

Episode Description: Welcome to episode 25 of the Voice of Mental Health Podcast. On this episode, we welcome Payal Patel. Payal is a therapist at Manu Counseling based in Matthews, North Carolina,

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The Anxious Rebels Podcast

Episode Description: Payal and Reva talk about mental health in the South Asian community as well as how boundaries rarely seem to exist, especially in a family dynamic. They talk about how to establish healthy boundaries which can really help to maintain healthy relationships in the long term

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