Andrew Gottlieb, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist, Palo Alto, CA

(650) 324-2666


  • B.A. with honors in Psychology, Magna Cum Laude, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1979.
  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1985.
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Behavioral Medicine, Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford Medical School, Stanford, CA, 1986.
  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist, PSY9505, State of California, 1986.

  • Private Practice. Palo Alto, CA. More than 20 years of experience.
  • Specialize in health psychology and cognitive behavioral therapy.
  • Consultant to Kaiser Permanente Medical Group training nurses and physicians in counseling strategies for brief health-related lifestyle change counseling.
  • Part-time Faculty Member. Pacific Graduate School of Psychology. Teach courses on family therapy.

  • Consulting Psychologist. Stanford Pain Management Clinic. Stanford, CA. Evaluated and treated over 100 chronic pain patients as part of multidisciplinary team.
  • Staff Psychologist. Stanford Behavioral Medicine Clinic, Stanford, CA. Worked with anxiety disorder patients and other behavioral medicine problems.
  • Chief Psychologist. Stanford Coronary Artery Monitoring Program, Stanford Cardiology Department, Stanford, CA. Counseled heart disease patients, consulted with medical staff, designed and supervised quality of life assessment.
  • Consultant to Satellite Dialysis Centers, aided in designing research looking at quality of life issues in kidney transplant patients.
  • Faculty member, Stanford Executive Program. Taught executives stress management and smoking cessation skills.
  • Psychology Intern, V.A. Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA.Training in health psychology, family therapy, and inpatient psychiatry.

            Gottlieb, Andrew, and Sachs, David P.L. Smoking Cessation. In Resource Manual for Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription. Blair, S.N., et. al. (eds.). Philadelphia, PA: Lea and Febiger, 1993.

            Gottlieb, Andrew, Killen, Joel, Marlatt, G.A. and Taylor, C.B. Psychological and pharmacological influences in cigarette smoking withdrawal: effects of nicotine gum and expectancies on smoking withdrawal symptoms and relapse. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 55(4), 1987, 606-608.

            Brownell,K.D., Glynn, T.J., Glasgow, R., Lando, H. Rand, C., Gottlieb, Andrew, and Pinney, J.M. Interventions to Prevent Relapse. Health Psychology, 5(suppl.0), 1986, 53-68.

            Gottlieb, Andrew, Salovay, Peter, and D'Andrea, Vincent. Listening Skills. In Peer Counseling: Skills and Perspectives. D'Andrea, Vincent, and Salovay, Peter, Eds. Science and Behavior Books, Palo Alto, California, 1983.

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