Donnie M. Underwood Jr., Ed.S, LPC, LMFT

Donnie Underwood, his wife and their four children reside in Arcadia, La, where they Pastor a thriving multi-cultural Church.

Prior to serving as pastor he served for thirteen years as youth pastor. Donnie received both his MA and his Ed.S. in Counseling from Louisiana Tech University and is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.

Since 2001 Donnie has been a Disaster Mental Health Instructor and a Services to Armed Forces Instructor with the American Red Cross and has traveled throughout the US volunteering on National Disasters and conducting trainings throughout the country.

Donnie has worked as an adjunct instructor of Psychology at Bossier Parish Community College. He has been in private practice since 1997.He has held the position of President of the Louisiana Association of Marriage and Family Counselors on three separate occasions. He currently serves on the LAMFC Board and has served on the Louisiana Counseling Association Board for three years.

Throughout the years, Donnie has been fortunate enough to be invited as a Speaker to numerous marriage seminars and retreats.

He currently works as a Consultant with numerous Pastors and churches where he helps them with any mental health issues that may arise.