Liza A. Bonin, PhD

Department or Service



Phone: 832-822-3700
Fax: (832) 825-4164

Contact Information

6621 Fannin
MC CC 1630.00
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Associate Professor and Training Director, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Psychology

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Adolescent Medicine 1998
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Clinical Psychology 1998
University of Texas @ Austin postgraduate education Doctor of Philosophy 1998
Baylor College of Medicine internship Clinical Psychology 1997


Dr. Bonin provides assessment of and treatment for anxiety disorders via evidence based practices as well as diagnostic evaluation of AD/HD. Her primary clinical focus is effective treatment of pediatric obsessive compulsive disorder and health anxiety via cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). The type of CBT provided by Dr. Bonin emphasizes implementation of exposure and response prevention to achieve lasting treatment gains. Her academic interests include improving OCD treatment effectiveness, family resilience, quality improvement science, and excellence in clinical training.


Organization Name Role
American Psychological Association Member
Anxiety and Depression Association of America Member
Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Member
International OCD Foundation Member
Tourette Syndrome Association Member

Selected Publications

Bonin, L.A.(2008). Patient Information: Depression in children and adolescents. In D. Brent & D. Solomon (Eds.), UpToDate: Clinical Reference LibraryWellesley, MA: UpToDate Inc.