Primary Care Behavioral Health Fellows

2018-19 Fellows

Steph headshotStephanie Hooker, PhD, MPH

Graduate school: Syracuse University, University of Colorado Denver
Internship: Rush University Medical Center
Medical interests: Health behavior change, chronic disease self-management, physical activity, obesity, cardiovascular disease, sleep 
Personal interests: Biking, hiking, kayaking, quilting, spending time with family and friends

deirdre paulsonDeirdre Paulson, PhD

Graduate school: The University of Southern Mississippi
Internship: William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital - Madison, WI
Medical interests: Health behavior change, chronic pain, coping with major medical events, PTSD, moral injury, work-life balance, cognitive-behavioral and behavioral based interventions
Personal interests: Spending time with family, friends, and my dogs; going for long walks; exploring new places; playing softball; going to a Wild or Twins game; reading; biking; canoeing or kayaking; and watching a good movie

headshotSarah Addicks, PhD, MPH

Graduate school: West Virginia University
Internship: Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center
Medical interests: Chronic pain, chronic disease self-management, perinatal mental health, culturally-adapted psychotherapies
Personal interests: Spending time with family and two rescue pups, attending music concerts/festivals, photography

Where previous fellows work after fellowship

Previous fellows have gone on to work at various sites such as:

  • Hennepin County Medical Center
  • Mid-Valley Medical Plaza
  • Park Nicollet Melrose Center
  • Phalen Village Family Medicine Clinic
  • St. Cloud VA Health Care System