Pardeep Singh Kaleka, LPC
A native of Punjab, India, Pardeep Singh Kaleka grew up in Milwaukee and received his B.A. at Marquette University, and M.S. at Alverno College. As a former Police Officer and Educator in the inner city of Milwaukee Pardeep understands the difficulty facing our communities. He firmly believes that the lamp of knowledge and truth outshines all the darkness in the world, This belief informs his specialization in holistic trauma-informed treatment with survivors of assault, abuse and acts of violence.
Both in his practice and out, Pardeep's passion remains one of healing and recovery. An example of this is Serve2Unite, an organization he founded in response to tragedy. This organization engages youth in service learning, artistic response, and global engagement to build positive school environments and communal identity addressing conflict and radicalization from a trauma-informed lens. Over the past 4 years, the work of Serve2Unite has been locally and internationally recognized as the recipient of The Guru Nanak Award, and The Parliament of World Religions for the work of building safe, inclusive communities. Partnership organizations include; Arts@Large, Against Violent Extremism, The Forgiveness Project, Interfaith Council of Milwaukee, Not In Our Town.