Denise Walker

Adjunct Instructor

Denise Walker

Department of Counseling


Ph.D., Texas A&M Commerce


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


Dr. Denise M. Walker is Licensed Professional Counselor through the states of Texas and Louisiana, and also a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist through the state of Louisiana. Dr. Walker is trained to work with adolescents, adults, couples, and families with varying levels of psychological and relational concerns. 

Dr. Walker earned her B.S. and M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Dr. Walker completed her Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision at Texas A&M University-Commerce with a specialization in Student Affairs. Dr. Walker has extensive experiencing working in higher education, community-based counseling centers, and juvenile detention centers. She is currently in private practice in Addison, TX at the Davis Counseling Center. Dr. Walker is also trained in EMDR (Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) as well as Level 1 Gottman. 

She relishes at the opportunity to engage and mentor students through teaching and training through her work as an adjunct professor.