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Dennis Michael Baker, American counselor, retired law enforcement officer. Certified probation officer, Texas; specialized training in child abuse, sexual assault, family violence and crisis intervention. Recipient Appreciation award Southwestern Texas State University, 1980, Loyalty award Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1984, Appreciation award Denton County Task Force on Family Violence, 1986, others.

Background

Baker, Dennis Michael was born on July 9, 1952 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Percy M. Junior and Marguite (Montgomery) Baker.

Education

Bachelor, University North Texas, Denton, 1991. Master of Arts, University Colorado, Colorado Springs, 1996.

Career

Assistant director, Help House Inc., Denton, 1974-1977;juvenile detective, Lewisville (Texas) Police Department, 1978-1981;detective, Denton Police Department, 1981-1986;senior detective in charge child abuse investigations, Denton Police Department, 1987-1991;crime victims coordinator, Denton Count, Sheriff's Department, Denton, 1991-1992;probation officer, Denton County Adult Probation Department, Denton, 1992-1993;counselor in private practice, Colorado Springs, since 1993.

Membership

Member American Counseling Association, National Association Forensic Counselors.