Dr. Sharon Craddock serves as the staff psychologist for Patriot Group International Inc., providing leadership consultation and a variety of assessments such as PTSD and Personality screenings. She is passionate about helping men and women who have served, or will serve, their country overseas in a variety of capacities to achieve and maintain optimal mental health both pre-and post-deployment. As the wife of a veteran and government contractor, she is also passionate about helping the families of this particular group with the many stressors of having a loved one deployed.

She also serves as a Behavioral Specialist in Psychology for a medical practice within the INOVA hospital system. Her training in both psychology and physical health/fitness give her a unique understanding of the interplay between mind and body and how to identify and overcome the underlying issues associated with being unhealthy, addicted and overweight.

Craddock earned her undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, and her Master’s degree in Rehabilitation Psychology and Counseling from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She also holds a Ph.D. in Counseling and Personnel Services from the University of Maryland, College Park.