Yulia Watters, PhD

Director, Curriculum Development, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Yulia Watters, PhD

Contact: ywatters@ncu.edu

Area(s) of Expertise:

  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, specialization in Medical Family Therapy 
  • AAMFT Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor.


  • PhD, Nova Southeastern University 
  • M.S., Nova Southeastern University


  • The role of physicians-intensivists in the process of the withdrawal from the artificial life support, such as mechanical ventilation. 

Selected Publications

Dr. Watters has been published in the International Journal of Transgenderism, Annals of Behavioral Science and Medical Education, Journal of Sexual and Relational Therapy, and SAGE Research Methods Case Projects. In 2014 Dr Watters published a book entitled Hypnobirth: Theories and Practices for Healthcare Providers.

Selected Professional Experience

Professional presentations nationally and internationally, including Annual Meeting of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Annual Conference of the National Council on Aging and the American Society on Aging, Annual Conference of the Qualitative Report, Association for the Behavioral Sciences and Medical Education Annual Conference, and XVI World Family Therapy Congress Annual Meeting (Porto, Portugal).