Mark Beauregard, MA, RDT, LCAT, is a registered drama therapist and creative arts therapist who has worked with children, adolescents, and their families in New York City in various mental health settings, from inpatient and outpatient psychiatry programs to school-based community programs. He has also worked with adults within psychiatric and community settings experiencing issues of substance abuse recovery, HIV/AIDS care, and mental illness rehabilitation.
Mark is a graduate of NYU Steinhardt, where he researched the use of drama therapy with transgender and gender variant children and adolescents for his master's thesis. He continues to concentrate and present on the importance of gender and sexual orientation sensitivity in psychotherapy.
He has served as the vice president to the Tri-State Chapter of the National Association for Drama Therapy (NADT) and the conference chair for the NADT 2009 30th Annual Conference. He is currently the Eastern Region Representative for NADT.
Mark maintains professional memberships with NADT and the American Group Psychotherapy Association.