Yen Liao

Yen Liao is a Graduate Student Assistant for the Work Life office. She is currently pursuing her Master's degree in Clinical Counseling for Mental Health and Wellness at New York University Steinhardt. Yen received her Bachelor of Science in Cognitive Neuroscience with minors in Human Anatomy and Mind-Brain Studies from The George Washington University. During her undergraduate studies, Yen was a student leader for first-generation college students on campus. She was also an active AmeriCorps member serving in an early education program for underserved youth. Through direct service and community engagement, Yen developed a passion for incorporating social justice work in the field of mental health and advocacy.