Faculty

Behavioral Health & Pharmacy

 

 

Shandra Brown-Levey

Shandra Brown Levey, PhD

Education: Mercyhurst College, Honors Scholar, Psychology and Art Therapy; Eastern Virginia Medical School, MS, Art Therapy; Illinois Institute of Technology, PhD, Clinical Psychology

Medical Areas of Interest: Primary care psychology, cognitive vulnerability to depression, health behavior change, instrument validation.

Awards, Recognitions & Appointments: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, post-doctoral fellowship, primary care psychology and instructor; integrated primary care psychologist and researcher; inducted into Psy Chi, international honor society in psychology; internship Park Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Personal Interests: Living in Westminster, Colorado with her husband and daughter, she enjoys snowboarding, hiking, scuba diving, volunteering, and traveling.

Email: shandra.brownlevey@cuanschutz.edu

Samantha Pelican Monson

Samantha Pelican Monson, PsyD

Education: University of Denver, PsyD

Attending Site: Lowry Family Health Center

Precepting Site: Lowry Family Health Center

Clinic Site: Lowry Family Health Center

Medical Areas of Interest: Refugee mental health, empathic communication in the physician-patient relationship, motivational interviewing.

Awards, Recognitions & Appointments: Paul Harris Fellowship, Impact Award, Breath of Life Award; Senior Clinical Instructor.

Personal Interests: International travel, water skiing, winter hut trips, and raising my twins.

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Alex Reed

Alex Reed, PsyD, MPH

Director of Behavioral Health

 

Education: Illinois School of Professional Psychology Chicago, PsyD; University of Kansas, MPH

 

Precepting Site: A.F. Williams Family Medicine, Lowry Family Health Center

 

Clinic Site: A.F. Williams Family Medicine

 

Medical Areas of Interest: Behavioral health education in primary care, integrated behavioral health, physician resilience, mindfulness, narrative medicine, medical improv

 

Awards, Recognitions & Appointments: University of Kansas Wesley Family Medicine Non-Family Physician Teacher of the Year (2007), University of Washington Advanced Clinician Psychiatry Track Outstanding Faculty (2011), Director of Behavioral Health Education (2015-)

 

Personal Interests: Mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, golf, tennis, fly fishing, camping, cooking and doing all these activities with my family.

 

Email: alex.reed@cuanschutz.edu
Joanna Stratton

Joanna Stratton, PhD

Education: University of Chicago, MA; University of Denver, PhD, Counseling Psychology

Precepting Site: A.F. Williams Family Medicine

Medical Areas of Interest: Integrated health care, couples counseling, research methods, program evaluation, gender issues, graduate teaching and training.

Awards, Recognitions & Appointments: University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences, post-doctoral fellowship.

Personal Interests: Running and skiing.

Email: joanna.stratton@cuanschutz.edu

Joe Saseen

Joseph J. Saseen, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS

Education: SUNY at Buffalo, BS in Pharmacy; SUNY at Buffalo, PharmD; University of Illinois / University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Ambulatory Care Fellowship

Precepting Site: A.F. Williams Family Medicine and University of Colorado Hospital Family Medicine Service

Clinic Site: A.F. Williams Family Medicine and University of Colorado Hospital

Medical Areas of Interest: Cardiovascular pharmacotherapy.

Awards, Recognitions & Appointments: University of Colorado Chancellors Excellence in Teaching Award 2011, Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.

Personal Interests: Mountain biking, snowboarding, NFL football.

Email: joseph.saseen@cuanschutz.edu