Couple and Family Therapy Department
Dr. Liu joined the faculty at Drexel University's Graduate programs in Couple and Family Therapy in the fall of 2012. She has been teaching, providing clinical supervision, and conducting research in Master's level MFT programs since 2005. She is a certified EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy) trainer and supervisor, she is also licensed in Pennsylvania as a Marriage and Family Therapist and is an Approved Supervisor with the American Association of Marriage & Family Therapy.
Dr. Liu offers EFT training, supervision, and case consultation to therapists in the Philadelphia area, as well as to therapists in China, Hong Kong, London, Singapore, Taipei, Malaysia, and Seoul.
Dr. Liu specializes in multi-cultural applications of EFT, infidelity issues, mood disorders, and Emotionally Focused Family Therapy with adolescents.
Dr. Liu 's program of research primarily focuses on evaluating the effectiveness and cultural adaptation of emotionally focused couple therapy for diverse population. She currently studies couples who are coping with infertility and adoption-related issues in Taiwan. She also collaborates with a non-profit organization in Singapore to conduct outcome research for couples dealing with infidelity. Dr. Liu is collaborating with other professionals in the field of mental health and special education to develop a program to support parents of children with special needs.