About Denise Pounds
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Denise Pounds Amarillo Counseling & Biofeedback

Welcome to the therapeutic world of Denise Pounds, a seasoned and dedicated Licensed Professional Counselor based in Amarillo, Texas. With a career spanning nearly three decades, Denise has been a resource for individuals and couples seeking emotional healing and personal growth. Her commitment to the well-being of her clients is evident in her extensive qualifications and certifications, making her a trusted professional in the field.


  • ✪ Licensed Professional Counselor  TX #14463      1997-current


  • ICEEFT Certified- Emotionally Focused Couples Therapist
  • EMDRIA Certified Consultant
  • EMDRIA Certified Therapist – Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Trauma-Sensitive HeartMath Certified Practitioner


  • Trained in LENS Neurofeedback
  • Currently Training in Neurofeedback, Biofeedback, and QEEG assessments


  • Lifetime Member of the International Center for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (ICEEFT)
  • Member of the EMDR International Association, (EMDRIA)
  • American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC)
  • The Gottman Institute (Gottman)
 Denise Pounds Counseling & Biofeedback in Amarillo, Tx

Denise embarked on her counseling journey in 1994, and since then, she has continued to evolve and refine her skills to provide the best possible care to her clients. Holding the license of a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas (#14463) since 1997, Denise has demonstrated unwavering dedication to the ethical standards and practices of her profession. This longevity in the field speaks volumes about her passion for helping others navigate the complexities of life.

Denise's expertise extends beyond traditional counseling methods, as she has acquired several therapy certifications that showcase her commitment to staying at the forefront of evidence-based practices. One notable certification is her status as a Certified Emotionally Focused Therapist, a testament to her proficiency in a therapeutic approach that prioritizes emotional connection and bonding in relationships. This certification underscores Denise's commitment to fostering healthy and fulfilling connections among couples.

In addition to her expertise in Emotionally Focused Therapy, Denise is an Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Certified Therapist and an EMDRIA Certified Consultant. These certifications highlight her proficiency in a specialized form of therapy designed to address trauma and support individuals in overcoming distressing experiences. By incorporating EMDR into her practice, Denise empowers her clients to process and integrate challenging memories, fostering healing and resilience.Denise is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, recognized by the International Association of Trauma Professionals (IATP). This certification reflects her dedication to understanding and addressing the complex needs of individuals who have experienced trauma. Through her trauma-informed approach, Denise provides a safe and supportive environment for clients to navigate their healing journey at their own pace.

Complementing her trauma-focused certifications, Denise is a Trauma-Sensitive HeartMath Certified Practitioner. This additional qualification emphasizes her holistic approach to well-being, incorporating practices that consider the intricate connection between mind and heart. By integrating HeartMath techniques, Denise equips her clients with tools to manage stress, regulate emotions, and enhance overall emotional resilience.

Denise's commitment to ongoing learning is evident in her pursuit of additional training. She is trained in LENS Neurofeedback and is currently expanding her expertise in Neurofeedback, Biofeedback, and QEEG assessments. This dedication to staying informed about cutting-edge therapeutic modalities ensures that Denise can offer her clients a diverse and effective range of interventions tailored to their unique needs.

Beyond her individual practice, Denise is an active member of professional associations, further solidifying her commitment to ethical standards and continued professional development. She is a Lifetime Member of the International Center for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (ICEEFT), showcasing her dedication to the advancement of couples therapy. Additionally, Denise is a proud member of the EMDR International Association (EMDRIA) and the American Association of Christian Counselors, reflecting her diverse and inclusive approach to counseling.

In essence, Denise Pounds brings a wealth of experience, compassion, and a commitment to ongoing growth to her counseling practice. Her extensive qualifications and certifications underscore her dedication to providing high-quality, evidence-based care to individuals and couples seeking healing and transformation. Whether you are navigating the aftermath of trauma, seeking to enhance your relationships, or simply striving for personal growth, Denise Pounds is a trusted ally on your journey to well-being.

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