Daniel J. Fridberg, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

5841 S. Maryland Avenue (MC-3077)
Chicago, IL, 60637
Office Phone: 773-834-3598
Patient Call Number: 773-702-3858

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., Indiana University, 2011
  • Predoctoral Internship, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 2011
  • Postdoctoral fellowship in alcohol research, Indiana University, 2013
  • Postdoctoral fellowship in addiction treatment and research, The University of Chicago, 2014
  • Licensed clinical psychologist, IL

Clinical Interests

  • Chemical and behavioral addictions
  • Smoking cessation
  • Impulse control disorders
  • Transplant psychology
  • Mood and anxiety disorders
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy

Research Interests

  • Cognitive and personality mechanisms underlying substance use disorders
  • Novel treatments for addictive behaviors
  • Tobacco/alcohol co-use


  • Group Therapy Seminar, PGY-3
  • Psychotherapy supervision for psychiatry residents and psychology interns/externs

Society Memberships

  • Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology
  • Research Society on Alcoholism

Selected Publications

  • Fridberg, D. J., Cao, D., & King, A. C. (2015). “Integrating alcohol response feedback in a brief intervention for young adult heavy drinkers who smoke: A pilot study.” Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 155, 293-297.
  • Fridberg, D. J., Cao, D., Grant, J. E., & King, A. C. (2014). Naltrexone improves quit rates, attenuates smoking urge, and reduces alcohol use in heavy drinking smokers attempting to quit smoking. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38, 2622-2629.
  • Fridberg, D. J., Gerst, K. R., & Finn, P. R. (2013). Effects of working memory load, a history of conduct disorder, and gender on decision making in substance dependent individuals. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 133, 654-660.
  • Fridberg, D. J., Skosnik, P. D., Hetrick, W. P., & O’Donnell, B. F. (2013). Neural correlates of performance monitoring in chronic cannabis users and cannabis-naïve controls. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 27, 515-525.
  • Fridberg, D. J., Queller, S., Ahn, W., Kim, W., Bishara, A., Busemeyer, J., Porrino, L., & Stout, J. C. (2010). Cognitive mechanisms underlying disadvantageous decision making in chronic cannabis abusers. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 54, 28-38.