Erica R. Gottlieb, PhD

Expertise in: 
Psychology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Treats Children
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Psychology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Mood Disorders, Substance Use, Addiction, Alcohol Use Disorders, Anxiety Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Cognitive-Behavior Therapy (CBT), Depression, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Psychotherapy, Social Anxiety Disorder, Specific Phobia, Relationship Problems, Stress Management, Mental Health, Adjustment Disorder, Work-Related Stress

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medical Psychology (in Psychiatry) at CUMC

Erica R. Gottlieb, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist and assistant clinical director of the Columbia Day Program at Columbia Doctors Psychiatry Midtown. She serves on the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC). Dr. Gottlieb specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, oppositional behaviors, ADHD, and substance use in adolescents and adults. She has received training and supervision in a number of evidence-based treatment approaches, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and the application of Motivational Interviewing (MI) and CBT for the treatment of substance abuse.

Dr. Gottlieb completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology and Economics from Georgetown University. Prior to completing her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from St. John’s University, she spent several years in finance at Citigroup. She completed her internship and postdoctoral fellowship at Mount Sinai-St. Luke’s Hospital in Manhattan, where she specialized in treating co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders in adolescents. Dr. Gottlieb has presented a number of posters and continues to engage in research on integrating the treatment of PTSD and substance use for high risk adolescents.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Female


ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019

Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • HMO
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

CHP Student Health



  • Behavioral Health Columbia University Employee Plan

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • St John's University
  • Internship: Mount Sinai St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
  • Residency: Mount Sinai St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center