Lyn M. O'Connell, PhD

Assistant Professor
Associate Director of Addiction Sciences


Clinical Interests


Dr. O'Connell assists with Marshall Health's and the City of Huntington's response to the substance use crisis through clinical services, grant writing, research and program development, implementation and oversight. O'Connell also works with the City of Huntington on the advisory board of the Compass Project to promote resiliency in first responders and as the primary investigator for the Huntington Quick Response Team.

Education & Training

  • Doctorate: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Blacksburg, Va.)

Honors & Memberships

  • Chair, Prevention Empowerment Partnership
  • Co-chair, Healthy Connections Coalition
  • Member, Faith Community United, steering committee


  • Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist: Ohio Counselor, Social Work and Family Therapist Board

Marshall Family Medicine

An outpatient department of Cabell Huntington Hospital
Marshall University Medical Center
1600 Medical Center Drive
1st Floor
Huntington, WV 25701
Phone: 304-691-1100
Toll-Free Phone: 877-691-1600

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