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Eunice Yuen, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and in the Child Study Center; Solnit Integrated Program, Yale Child Study Center



Eunice integrates her clinical training and research work in a Bio-Psycho-Social-Cultural framework. Her research in children mental health covers from basic science on genetics and neurobiology to community-based advocacy, education and intervention. Acculturative stress, a form of psychosocial stressor that experienced by most immigrants, negatively impacts children and families in our society. Eunice is the founder and director of Yale Compassionate Home, Action Together (CHATogether), a culturally- and family-oriented program using drama vignettes as educational tools to promote emotional wellness in Asian-American children, young adults, and parents.

Education & Training

  • MD
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Medicine (2015)
  • PhD
    State University at New York at Buffalo, Neuroscience (2006)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Psychiatry & Neurology, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (2021)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
The AAPI trauma healing program: learning cultural literacy, emotional and relational health through child-parent theater grantAmerican Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)2022

Departments & Organizations