CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSAmanda M. O'Hearn, Ph.D.Contact InformationPhone NumbersAppointment: (585) 275-6785Office: (585) 275-2285Fax: (585) 276-2292A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCHRochester, NY 14642Faculty AppointmentsAssociate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Psychiatry , Psychology (SMD) BiographyProfessional BackgroundAmanda M. O'Hearn, PhD, is currently an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine since September, 2001. Dr. O'Hearn serves as Clinical Services Director, Deaf Wellness Center (DWC), University of Rochester, Rochester, NY. In addition to her role at the DWC, Dr. O'Hearn conducts research in association with the National Center for Deaf Health Research, also at the University of Rochester Medical Center. She is a graduate of Gallaudet University's Clinical Psychology doctoral program. Dr. O'Hearn completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Miami's Deaf and Hard of Hearing Outpatient Program.CredentialsEducation2000PhD | Gallaudet UniversityPost-doctoral Training & Residency09/01/1999 - 06/30/2001Internship in Psychology at Jackson Memorial HospitalAwards2012Violence and suicide attempts: Results of a survey of adults deaf since birth or early childhood.Location: St. Louis, MO.2005 - 2010National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Loan Repayment Program1998Department of Psychology Tuition Award, Gallaudet University1996 - 2000Graduate President's Scholar, Gallaudet University1996Ethyl Simpson Scholarship, Gallaudet University1996D&J Bender Scholarship, Gallaudet University1996International Quota Club Scholarship1991 - 1995Quota Club Scholarship1991 - 1992Emblem Club ScholarshipVIEW ALL expand_morePublicationsJournal Articles2017Barnett S, Matthews KA, Sutter EJ, DeWindt LA, Pransky JA, O'Hearn AM, David TM, Pollard RQ, Samar VJ, Pearson TA. "Collaboration with deaf communities to conduct accessible health surveillance" . American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2017; 52(3): s250-s254.2016O'Hearn, A. "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; 21.5/2015O'Hearn A,Sörensen S, White K, Mak W, Zanibbi K, Tang W, Hegel MT. "The macular degeneration and aging study: Design and research protocol of a randomized trial for a psychosocial intervention with macular degeneration patients." 2015; 42: 68-77.Books & Chapters2010 Chapter Title: Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Deaf Clients: Cultural and Linguistic Modifications for Outpatient Mental Health Settings Book Title: Psychotherapy with Deaf Clients from Diverse Groups Author List: Amanda O'Hearn, Robert Pollard, Sharon Haynes Published By: Gallaudet University Press 2010 in Washington, DCVIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Amanda M. O'Hearn, Ph.D.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Amanda M. O'Hearn, Ph.D. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.