Mary O'Connor, Ph.D.
Work Phone Number:
760 Westwood Plaza, 68-265A Semel Institute
Los Angeles, CA 90095
UCLA Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Clinic
Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
ABC Child Partial Outpatient Program
Tarjan Center for Developmental Disabilities
Awards and Honors:
UCLA School of Medicine
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Hospital
Dr. O'Connor is a child clinical psychologist who has served on the UCLA School of Medicine faculty since joining the Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences in 1981. Dr. O'Connor earned her B.A. in psychology at Wake Forest University and Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology at UCLA. Dr. O'Connor is actively involved in graduate and medical education. She is a recipient of the Deparatment of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences Outstanding Housestaff Teaching Award. Dr. O'Connor has served on several national panels as an expert in prenatal alcohol exposure. She currently is on the National Task Force for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Effects, an appointed body that reports directly to Congress.
Yang Yaling, Roussotte Florence, Kan Eric, Sulik Kathleen K, Mattson Sarah N, Riley Edward P, Jones Kenneth L, Adnams Colleen M, May Philip A, O'Connor Mary J, Narr Katherine L, Sowell Elizabeth R
Abnormal cortical thickness alterations in fetal alcohol spectrum
disorders and their relationships with facial dysmorphology.
Cerebral cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991),
Yang Yaling, Phillips Owen R, Kan Eric, Sulik Kathleen K, Mattson Sarah N, Riley Edward P, Jones Kenneth L, Adnams Colleen M, May Philip A, O'Connor Mary J, Narr Katherine L, Sowell Elizabeth R
Callosal thickness reductions relate to facial dysmorphology in fetal
alcohol spectrum disorders.
Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research,
Roussotte Florence F, Sulik Kathleen K, Mattson Sarah N, Riley Edward P, Jones Kenneth L, Adnams Colleen M, May Philip A, O'Connor Mary J, Narr Katherine L, Sowell Elizabeth R
Regional brain volume reductions relate to facial dysmorphology and
neurocognitive function in fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
Human brain mapping,
Rotheram-Borus Mary Jane, le Roux Ingrid M, Tomlinson Mark, Mbewu Nokwanele, Comulada W Scott, le Roux Karl, Stewart Jacqueline, O'Connor Mary J, Hartley Mary, Desmond Kate, Greco Erin, Worthman Carol M, Idemundia Faith, Swendeman Dallas
Philani Plus (+): a Mentor Mother community health worker home
visiting program to improve maternal and infants' outcomes.
Prevention science : the official journal of the Society for Prevention Research,
Roussotte Florence F, Bramen Jennifer E, Nunez S Christopher, Quandt Lorna C, Smith Lynne, O'Connor Mary J, Bookheimer Susan Y, Sowell Elizabeth R
Abnormal brain activation during working memory in children with
prenatal exposure to drugs of abuse: the effects of methamphetamine,
alcohol, and polydrug exposure.