Stephen Strobbe


Dr. Stephen Strobbe is a Clinical Professor at the University of Michigan School of Nursing, and the Department of Psychiatry. He is board-certified both in psychiatric and addictions nursing. His professional background has included clinical care, research, administration, and education.

Dr. Strobbe has authored more than 40 peer-reviewed articles, position statements, book chapters, and other resources related to substance use and addictions nursing. Areas of clinical and academic interest have included Alcoholics Anonymous, co-occurring disorders, detoxification, policy, SBIRT (screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment), spirituality, and wellness. He has been an invited speaker both nationally and internationally, including the Federated States of Micronesia, Europe, South America, Southeast Asia, and Iceland.

Dr. Strobbe has been an active member of the International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA) since 1996. He served on the Board of Directors for the Addictions Nursing Certification Board (ANCB) from 2002-2007. He received the IntNSA Administration/Management Award in 2007. He has been a member of the IntNSA Board of Directors (2010-2014), President-Elect (2014-2016), and President (2016-2018).

In 2015, Dr. Strobbe received the 25th Annual Golden Apple Award, the only student-nominated and student-selected teaching award at the University of Michigan. Dr. Strobbe is a former Fulbright Scholar to Brazil (2017-2018), Immediate Past President of the International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA, 2018-2020), a Fellow of the International Academy of Addictions Nursing (FIAAN, 2016), and a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN, 2017).