Mary Bellofatto MA, LMHC, NCC, CEDS, CP, TEP
Mary has worked in the Mental Health Field for over 40 years, and brings years of training and experience in the field of addictions, eating disorders and pastoral counseling into the brokenness of relationships. Mary has been in practice in Naples for 25 years, during this time she worked for fifteen years at one of the top ten addictions treatment centers in the nation as Clinical Director and National Training and Aftercare Director.
Mary is owner of Mary Bellofatto Consulting. a training company where she is often on the road leading retreats, seminars and presenting at national conferences on mental health issues, teaching psychodrama as the preferred treatment modality. Mary consults with many of the national treamtment centers for addictions and eating disorders as a trainer, supervisor and program development. She is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with the state of Florida, a National Certified Counselor, A Certified Eating Disorder Specialist, (an International Certification), and a Trainer, Educator and Practioner in Psychodrama, Sociometry, and Group Psychotherapy. She is currently on the Boards of Directors for the International Association of Eating Disorders where she served as President, and has served on the Executive Council of the American Society of Group Psychotherapy and Psychodrama for six years. Mary is a certified supervisor for the state of Florida and a certified supervisor for the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals. She is an award-winning speaker, a Toastmasters Bronze, Who?s Who in U.S. Executives, and Lexington Who?s Who of Executives and Professionals and National Who?s who in Executives and Professionals. Her greatest joy is the years of service to many African coutries in the area of trauma, reconsiliation, and healing.
Mary's passion for the past five years has been her work in Rwanda, East Congo, Burundi, Uganda, and Sudan Africa in reconciliation and trauma healing for the genocide and war survivors. Mary is known for bringing a deep sense of spirituality to her work, and a great sense of fun. The past 3 years Mary has been the psychodrama trainer at Onsite in Cumberland Furnance, TN. Mary consults with Onsite directing individual. Couples, and family intensive do as well as trauma and living centered week long programs. Her international work with trauma has expanded to Ghana, Africa and the Phillipines.