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Clinical Care Management

Clinical care managers (CCM) are critical members of each interdisciplinary team. CCMs provide assistance in patient and family counseling, education, accessing benefits, team coordination, planning for home, and advocacy.

To Contact Our Team

Inpatient - Tonya Howey
Phone: 303-789-8236
Fax: 303-789-8327
Email: thowey@craighospital.org

Outpatient - Becky Knowles
Phone: 303-789-8485
Fax: 303-789-8244
Email: bknowles@craighospital.org

Meet Our Inpatient Clinical Care Management Team

  • ​Stephanie Percival Director of Clinical Care Management

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    Stephanie Percival, MA, is the Director of Clinical Care Management (Inpatient and Outpatient Counselors). Stephanie received her B.A. degree in Psychology from the University of Denver in 1976 and her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University in 1984. Stephanie has worked in the Rehabilitation/Disability Management field for the past 21 years. Stephanie joined Craig Hospital in 2001 as a counselor in the Patient and Family Services Department and in November, 2005 Stephanie became the Director of the Department. Stephanie is an active member of the American Association of Spinal Cord Injury Psychologists and Social Workers.

  • Nichola Abeyta Inpatient Clinical Care Manager

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    Nichola Abeyta, MEd, started at Craig Hospital in 1989. She has a Master’s degree in Education and BA in Social Work. Niki is a member of the Spinal Cord Injury Program Committee Peer Mentor Committee and a team leader for the Motivational Interviewing initiative. Niki also assists with new employee orientation. She represents Craig Hospital Patient and Family Services as a lead clinician for a multi-year, multi-facility study on spinal cord injury outcomes. Niki has co-authored two published study articles.

  • Ruth Grenoble Inpatient Counselor

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    Ruth Grenoble, LCSW, works in the inpatient Clinical Care Management department for the spinal cord injury team. Ruth earned her Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from Colorado College in 2008 and her Master’s in Social Work from University of Chicago in 2010. Ruth joined Craig Hospital in 2016 after working for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in several locations, including the Spinal Cord Injury Center in Hines, IL, and the Acute Rehab and Subacute Rehab units in Denver, CO. Ruth has a particular interest in the intersection between Social Work theory and practice, and is a passionate advocate for bringing philosophical and ethical discussions into clinical practice in medical settings.

  • Kent Hamstra Director of Clinical Care Management

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    Kent Hamstra MA, received his training and degree in Psychology from Hastings College in 1985 and Master of Arts degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from University of Iowa in 1986. He has been a member of the Craig Hospital inpatient TBI clinical team since 1987. Kent has been involved with multiple projects involving TBI. He is a member of the Craig Hospital TBI Supervisors Group.

  • Avery LaFleur Inpatient Clinical Care Manager

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    Avery La Fleur, MSW, has been a part of the Craig Hospital family since 2004. After completing his undergraduate degrees at Wartburg College in Waverly, Ia., he moved to Colorado and worked in corrections. After several years working in corrections Avery went on to get his Masters degree in Social Work, at the University of Denver, Graduate School of Social Work, Denver, Co.; where his emphasis was in Medical Social Work as well as Individual, Family, and Group Counseling. He is also a guest professor for the University of Phoenix. Avery provides educational classes at Craig Hospital in the areas of Sexuality and Romance, Discharge Planning, and Social Skills.

  • Karen Leonard Inpatient Clinical Care Manager

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    Karen Leonard, MSW, works in TBI inpatient Clinical Care Management. Karen received her B.A. degree in Psychology from Colorado State University in 1997 and her Masters in Social Work from University of Denver in 2001. Karen has worked in the Rehabilitation Social Work field for the past 16 years. Karen joined Craig Hospital in 2015 as a counselor in the Clinical Care Management Department. Karen enjoys spending time with her family outside of work.

  • Kent Rosemberg Inpatient Clinical Care Manager

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    Kent Rosemberg, MSW, has been a part of Craig Hospital since 2012. She completed her undergraduate studies in Sociology at Fort Lewis College in Durango Colorado. After returning home to Denver, she spent 3 years working at a residential facility in Aurora for at-risk adolescents. Kent went on to get her Masters degree in Social Work, at the University of Denver, Graduate School of Social Work, Denver, Co. where her emphasis was in medical social work and interpersonal trauma studies. She now provides counseling at Craig Hospital to patients and families who have sustained traumatic brain injuries.

  • Carol E. Wineinger Inpatient Clinical Care Manager

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    Carol E. Wineinger, MA, LPC, joined Craig Hospital in 2006, and works with inpatients who have spinal cord injuries and/or combination brain and spinal cord injuries. Carol’s education includes a Bachelors degree in Psychology from the University of Nebraska, and a Masters degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Northern Colorado. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor for the State of Colorado, and an active member of The Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals.

Meet Our Outpatient Team

  • ​Stephanie Percival Director of Clinical Care Management

    Clinical Care Management

    Stephanie Percival, MA, is the Director of Clinical Care Management (Inpatient and Outpatient Counselors). Stephanie received her B.A. degree in Psychology from the University of Denver in 1976 and her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University in 1984. Stephanie has worked in the Rehabilitation/Disability Management field for the past 21 years. Stephanie joined Craig Hospital in 2001 as a counselor in the Patient and Family Services Department and in November, 2005 Stephanie became the Director of the Department. Stephanie is an active member of the American Association of Spinal Cord Injury Psychologists and Social Workers.

  • Becki Bushnell Outpatient Counselor

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    Becki Bushnell, M.S.W., received her B.S. degree in Social Work from Metropolitan State College of Denver in 2005 and her M.S.W. in Social Work from the University of Denver in 2008. Becki joined Craig Hospital in 2008 as a Outpatient Counselor in the Patient and Family Services Department. In 2008, Becki received her certificate in Animal Assisted Therapy and became an Interdisciplinary team member of the outpatient skin clinic.

  • Kathy Hulse Outpatient Counselor

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    Kathy Hulse, LCSW, CCM is an outpatient counselor with Clinical Care Management.  She received her MSW from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1988.  She joined the outpatient clinic at Craig Hospital in 1989.  Kathy helped to develop the Medicaid Buy-In Program for working adults with disabilities for the state of Colorado.  She is a member of the Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals and the Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care.  She serves on the board of directors for the Colorado Disability Benefits Support (DBS) Program.

  • Victor Towle Outpatient Counselor

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    Victor Towle, M.S., is an Outpatient Counselor with Patient and Family Services working with the TBI team. He joined Craig in 1997. He has a BA in Psychology and an MS in Rehabilitation Counseling from SIU-Carbondale. He has served on the Boards of Brain Injury Association of CO and Rocky Mountain Brain Injury Association and several Community Boards. Victor has also worked with the CO Brian Injury Task Force.

  • Becky Knowles Outpatient Administrative Assistant/Social Security Coordinator

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    bknowles@craighospital.org / 303-789-8485 (p) / 303-789-8244 (f)