English, American Sign Language
Associate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Psychiatry, Psychology (SMD)
Post-doctoral Training & Residency
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Outpatient Program and Consultation Psychiatry. Mentors: Susan Williams, Ph.D and Thomas Robertson, Psy.D. 2000 - 2001
PhD | Gallaudet College. Clinical Psychology. 2000
M.A. | Gallaudet University. Psychology. 1999
B.A. | California State University. Psychology and Deaf Studies. 1995
Violence and suicide attempts: Results of a survey of adults deaf since birth or early childhood.. 2012
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Loan Repayment Program. 2005 - 2010
Department of Psychology Tuition Award, Gallaudet University. 1998
Graduate President's Scholar, Gallaudet University. 1996 - 2000
Ethyl Simpson Scholarship, Gallaudet University. 1996
D&J Bender Scholarship, Gallaudet University. 1996
International Quota Club Scholarship. 1996
Quota Club Scholarship. 1991 - 1995
Emblem Club Scholarship. 1991 - 1992
Collaboration with deaf communities to conduct accessible health surveillance
Barnett S, Matthews KA, Sutter EJ, DeWindt LA, Pransky JA, O'Hearn AM, David TM, Pollard RQ, Samar VJ, Pearson TA.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2017; 52(3): s250-s254.
Mental Health and Deafness-- A Difference, Not a Deficit. Review of: Du Feu, M., and Chovaz, C. (2014). Mental health and deafness: professional perspectives on deafness.
Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education. 2016; 21.
The macular degeneration and aging study: Design and research protocol of a randomized trial for a psychosocial intervention with macular degeneration patients.
O'Hearn A,Sörensen S, White K, Mak W, Zanibbi K, Tang W, Hegel MT.
2015; 42: 68-77.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Deaf Clients: Cultural and Linguistic Modifications for Outpatient Mental Health Settings.
O'Hearn, A., Pollard, R. Q, Haynes, S. L.
Gallaudet University Press. 2010; 2nd ed.,.
Hauser PC, O'Hearn A, McKee M, Steider A, Thew D
American annals of the deaf.. 2010 154 (5):486-92; discussion 493-6. Epub 1900 01 01.
Pollard RQ, Dean RK, O'Hearn A, Haynes SL
Rehabilitation psychology.. 2009 May 54 (2):232-8. Epub 1900 01 01.
Modifying Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Deaf Individuals.
O'Hearn, A.M.; Pollard, R. Q.
Cognitive and Behavioral Practice. 2008; 15(4): 400-414.
Family medicine.. 2006 38 (10):712-6. Epub 1900 01 01.
Psychotherapy with Deaf Clients from Diverse Groups (2010)
Chapter: Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Deaf Clients: Cultural and Linguistic Modifications for Outpatient Mental Health Settings
Authors: Amanda O'Hearn, Robert Pollard, Sharon Haynes
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press, Washington, DC 2010