EXTRAordinary Women 2023
Yoyo Yau, MA, LMHC, is the Chief Program Officer at the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center and an adjunct professor at Lesley University. Yoyo is a licensed mental health counselor with a background in early intervention, mental health counseling, gambling addiction counseling, and brain injury recovery. She has worked with nonprofits, hospital settings, and state agencies to provide assessment, therapy, treatment, and crisis intervention. She has been appointed by the Massachusetts Governor as a member of the Addiction Services Subcommittee of the Gaming Policy Advisory Committee in 2021. She is a steering committee member of the Tisch College Community Research Center at Tufts University since 2022.