Fred Friedberg, PhD

President, Fund Raising Committee Chair


Dr. Friedberg is a research associate professor in the Applied Behavioral Medicine Research Institute at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, New York.  Dr. Friedberg is also a psychologist in private practice for 25 years specializing in the treatment of CFS, fibromyalgia, and other chronic pain conditions.  Over the past decade, he has been conducting research, funded by the National Institutes of Health on lifestyle and stress factors related to these illnesses.   In addition, he teaches medical students about the behavioral aspects of CFS and fibromyalgia. 
Dr. Friedberg has authored or co-authored six books and a number of scientific articles on CFS and fibromyalgia.   His latest book (2006) is:  Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome:  7 Proven Steps to Less Pain and More Energy.