DepartmentPsychological Health Center
Ms. Yan received her Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science from the Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, and later received her Master of Science in Counseling and Counselor Education from Indiana University Bloomington. She also received systematical training in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Satir Transformational Systemic Therapy, Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy, and Child Play Therapy.
Ms. Yan completed an internship at the Center for Human Growth in Indiana University, the university’s Lesbian/Gay Bisexual/Transgender Support Center, and the Timothy Donavon Private Practice. After returning to China, Ms. Yan had her own private practice in Beijing and worked as a part-time psychotherapist at the Center of Counseling and Development in Beijing Forest University, Yu Xin Elementary School and Xi Er Qi Elementary School.
Ms. Yan’s areas of expertise include child/adolescent emotional regulation, behavior management and developmental disorders, marital difficulties, as well as personal stress management, interpersonal conflicts and mood disorders.