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Dr. Nazeer Zerka II

  • Indiana
  • Provides confidential online counseling through BetterHelp

About Dr. Nazeer Zerka II's service

Dr. Nazeer Zerka II is an experienced mental health therapist specializing in individual, group, and crisis management counseling. With a strong background in cognitive-behavioral therapy, strengths-based therapy, and solution-focused therapy, Dr. Zerka also takes into account the various systems that may contribute to a client’s presenting issues. His primary focus is on working with individuals on the autism spectrum, people of color, and student-athletes, creating a safe space for clients to express themselves and building a strong therapeutic alliance. Dr. Zerka holds a bachelor’s degree in exercise science and psychology from Grand Valley State University and a master’s degree in social work from the same institution. Prior to his current position at Purdue University’s counseling center, he spent five years as a mental health therapist at St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, specializing in therapy and outreach for sports teams and students of color, particularly those on the autism spectrum. Dr. Zerka currently resides in Lafayette, Indiana, with his family and is passionate about self-care activities, including playing pickup basketball, weightlifting, yoga, and exploring new hobbies like golfing and fishing. In his spare time, he enjoys reading unfinished books and comic collections, as well

Areas of Focus and Specialization

Additional areas

Therapeutic approaches

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

8 years

NPI number


License Details

IN LCSW 34009023A

License: LCSW


License number: 34009023A

Expires at 2024-04-01



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