Kirk Bingaman

Kirk Bingaman, PhD, MDiv, LMHC, is Associate Professor of Pastoral Care and Counseling in the Graduate School of Religion & Religious Education at Fordham University. An ordained Presbyterian minister, he is a licensed mental health counselor in New York and a Fellow with the American Association of Pastoral Counselors. Prior to coming to the New York area, Dr. Bingaman served as pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Stockton, NJ and as director of satellite offices for the Lloyd Center Pastoral Counseling Service at San Francisco Theological Seminary/Graduate Theological Union. He holds a PhD in Psychology & Theology from the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, CA and a Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary. He has three books published: Treating the New Anxiety: A Cognitive-Theological Approach; Freud and Faith: Living in the Tension; and  The Power of Neuroplasticity for Pastoral and Spiritual Care.

Dr. Bingaman counsels teens, adults and couples at our Mineola site.


Two articles by Dr. Bingaman are available on this website

Reducing Anxiety through Daily Prayer.

The Importance of Forgiveness in Relationships