Specialty Areas: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity and Behavior Disorder; Anxiety and Mood Disorders; Autism Spectrum Disorders; Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD); Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD); Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Feng Liu, MD, PhD, is a clinical assistant professor of child and adolescent and adult psychiatry at the NYU School of Medicine. She is also the unit chief and the attending psychiatrist at the inpatient child psychiatry unit at Bellevue Hospital.
Dr. Liu received her medical degree and finished her residency training in internal medicine in Tongji Medical University in China. She received her doctorate degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton. She completed her residency in Adult Psychiatry at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 2001 and her residency in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine in 2003. Dr. Liu is board certified in both Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Adult Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Prior to working in the inpatient child psychiatry unit Dr. Liu was an attending psychiatrist and the assistant director in the Child and Adolescent Mental Hygiene Clinic. She has also been seeing children, adolescents and adults at the University Settlement Consultation Center for psychiatric evaluation and medication management since 2005. Dr. Liu's major clinical interest and expertise include diagnosis and treatment of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), mood disorders, anxiety disorders (including OCD and PTSD) and autism spectrum disorders. Dr. Liu is especially interested in psychopharmacological treatment of these disorders, as well as cognitive behavior therapy for anxiety and depressive disorders. Dr. Liu has been actively teaching and supervising resident doctors in adult psychiatry and in child and adolescent psychiatry program in NYU School of Medicine.
Dr. Liu is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and the American Psychiatric Association. She has published in Psychiatric Quarterly and in Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment.