Amanda Baker

Adjunct Instructor

Amanda Baker

Department of Counseling


Ph.D., Widener University


SMU - East Campus
6116 N. Central Expressway, Suite 300
Dallas, TX 75206


Dr. Baker is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and AAMFT Approved Supervisor. She first started working for the Department of the Army at Fort Drum in 2014. Which lead to her VA career beginning at the Killeen-Heights Vet Center in April 2017 as their Marriage and Family Therapist. In October 2019, she was promoted to Dallas Vet Center Director. Dr. Baker specializes in trauma, relationship, and sex therapy. She graduated from Syracuse University with her Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2010. She went on to complete a master’s in education at Widener University and obtained her Ph.D. from Widener University in 2021.