We do our best to place you with your provider of choice, however not all providers are taking new clients. If your first choice provider is not available, we will work with you to find the provider that is the best fit for you.


Chad Wilker

Advanced Doctoral Practicum Student


ADHD testing, Learning Disabilities, Depression, Anxiety, Relationship Issues, Time-Limited Dynamic Therapy, Client-Centered Approach


Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology – University of St. Thomas (in progress)
M.A. in Counseling and Psychological Services – Saint Mary’s University
B.A. in Psychology – Gustavus Adolphus College

Work Experience

Chad has completed multiple practicums prior to beginning at Premier. His experiences include working at an industrial/organizational psychology consulting firm, an outpatient mental health clinic, and in a university counseling center. He also works part-time on inpatient mental health units.


Chad Wilker serves as an Advanced Doctoral Practicum Student at Premier Sport Psychology. A third-year doctoral student in the University of St. Thomas Counseling Psychology program, Chad is dedicated to helping individuals develop a deeper understanding of themselves and how they can overcome barriers to live fulfilling and satisfying lives.

An Owatonna, MN native, Chad attended undergrad at Gustavus Adolphus College where he earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology. Following his time as a Golden Gustie, Chad completed his master’s degree in Counseling and Psychological Services at the University of Saint Mary’s. In addition to balancing his graduate studies at St. Thomas, Chad has worked with individuals experiencing acute mental health crises at a local hospital.

A former captain of the Owatonna Huskies wrestling squad, Chad can be found watching soccer, football, and mixed martial arts in his free time. He also enjoys spending time with friends and family, working out, and playing with his black lab Tillie.

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Founder, CEO

Assistant Training Director, Sport Psychologist

Sport Psychologist

Vice President of Clinical Services, Sport Psychologist

Director of Clinical Assessment, Sport Psychologist

Director of Clinical Training, Sport Psychologist

Sport Psychologist, Leadership Consultant

Sport Psychologist

Athletic Counselor, Mental Performance Consultant, Leadership Coach

Postdoctoral Resident

Postdoctoral Resident

Director of Youth Sports & Outreach, Athletic Counselor

Mental Performance Consultant

Mental Performance Consultant

Athletic Counselor

Athletic Counselor, Mental Performance Consultant

Athletic Counselor, Project Specialist

Hockey Performance Consultant

Postdoctoral Resident

President, Executive Leadership Consultant

Executive Director of Client Relations


Leadership Advisor

Director of Operations

Research and Development Consultant

Human Resources Manager

Leadership Consultant, Project Specialist

Office Coordinator

Intake Specialist

Evening Receptionist

Intake Specialist

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