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Chaya B. Fridman, Ph.D, ABPP-CN


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Personal Statement

Chaya B. Fridman, Ph.D., ABPP-CN is Director of Neuropsychology in the Department of Psychiatry. She is a board certified clinical neuropsychologist and a board certified subspecialist in pediatric neuropsychology who conducts comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations designed to understand her patients' unique pattern of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the results of those assessments, in conjunction with an understanding of general psychology, neurodevelopment, neuroanatomy, and cognitive neuroscience, she provides treatment recommendations and intervention strategies that optimize her patients' potential.

Biographical Info

Dr. Fridman obtained her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology: Neuropsychology from the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York. She completed her clinical internship and a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System within the Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Fridman, an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, is currently Director of Neuropsychology in the Department of Psychiatry at NYP/Weill-Cornell Medical College. Additionally, she is an active member of several national neuropsychology organizations, as well as a board member of local neuropsychology groups. Dr. Fridman has extensive research experience; she has published in peer reviewed journals and has presented on a variety of topics related to the field of neuropsychology at conferences around the country. Her clinical work and research interests include clinical neuropsychology, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, affective disorders, movement disorders, epilepsy, and other conditions affecting cerebral functioning. 


Office Location:
315 E. 62nd Street, 5th Floor

(646) 962-2820

Board Certifications
American Board of Professional Psychology (Clinical Neuropsychology)
American Board of Professional Psychology - Pediatric Clinical Neuropsychology
Clinical Expertise
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Learning Disabilities
Psychiatric Disorder
Neurological Disorder
  • M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
    City University of New York
  • B.A.
    Yeshiva University
  • Associate Attending Psychologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

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