Contributor Profile

Gardenia Beard

Gardenia “Dena” Beard is a licensed associate professional counselor (LAPC) who has been providing counseling and related services since 2000. Her experience includes a variety of roles and settings, including in-home therapist for individuals and families, hospital chaplain, pastor, congregational lay counselor and behavioral therapist for children and adolescents at several community and private agencies.

Gardenia Beard participated in the City and Congregation Workgroup.