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Vivian Friedman, Ph.D.

Child psychology • Parenting • Children's mental health

Media contact: Brianna Hoge, 

FriedmanVivian Friedman, Ph.D.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology  


Areas of expertise:

  • Child psychology
  • Parenting
  • Children's mental health 



Vivian Friedman, Ph.D., is a child-adolescent psychologist and expert in parenting who can speak to trends that impact children, how different experiences can cause emotional trauma, what parents need to be mindful of as it relates to their children’s mental health and more. With four decades of experience, Dr. Friedman’s knowledge is particularly beneficial to parents with kids of all ages.



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