Desiree Zielke, PhD

location phone (701) 234-3100
Desiree Zielke, PhD - Behavioral Health


Undergraduate School
North Dakota State University (Fargo, ND)
Graduate School
MS: North Dakota State University (Fargo, ND)
PhD: Indiana University – Purdue University (Indianapolis, IN)
Sanford Health (Fargo, ND)
Salem VA Medical Center (Salem, VA)

Areas of Expertise

Clinical health psychology
Providing short-term evidence-based interventions for individuals having difficulties managing chronic medical conditions as well as behavioral health conditions

Philosophy of Care

To work with the primary care team on providing the best overall care for patients using evidence-based treatments.

Languages Spoken


Hobbies and Personal Interests

Desiree Zielke, PhD enjoys reading, spending time and exercising with her three yellow labs, and spending time with friends and family.
Primary Practice Location

Sanford Southpointe Clinic

2400 32nd Avenue S
Fargo, ND 58103
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M–F: 8:00 AM–5:00 PM



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