Charles Lattarulo, PhD
Charles Lattarulo, PhD, is the creator and global director of the Healthy Minds program at American Express. A psychologist with over 20 years of behavioral health experience, Dr. Lattarulo previously served as director of behavioral health at a home care agency, clinical director of an international employee assistance program (EAP), and director of training and clinical instructor at a major metropolitan hospital.
His vast expertise includes building corporate behavioral health systems, as well as anxiety and stress, bereavement, and substance use issues. Dr. Lattarulo’s diverse role at American Express includes managing the company’s global mental health strategy, onsite EAP counselors, U.S. and global EAP vendor relationships, and behavioral health absence management. He also creates and ensures the viability of the company’s behavioral health programs and policies, and works to provide ad-hoc expertise across the organization. He has been with the organization for eight years. Dr. Lattarulo holds a PhD in psychology from Fordham University and a master’s degree of education in rehabilitation counseling from Hunter College.