Comprehensive Psychological Service

WELCOME MESSAGE

김명진 박사 종합 심리검사상담 클리닉을 찾아주셔셔 감사합니다.

행복한 이민, 유학의 소망을 성취하기 위해서는 마음 건강이 몸건강 만큼 중요 합니다.  뉴욕시 공립학교 특수교육, 뉴욕주 정신 보건국 소속 정신건강 외래/입원 병동에서 다년 간  축척된 심리검사/치료 전문 지식으로, 미주 한인 1, 2세 아동, 청소년, 그리고 성인 내담자에게 도움이 되고자합니다.

SERVICES

  • 진료서비스: 이중언어 (영어/한국어) 심리치료, 종합심리검사 
  • Psychotherapy
  • Comprehensive Psychological Evaluation for Developmental Disabilities, ADHD, Academic Issues, Gifted and Talent  in English and Korean. 

CONTACTS

  • 516-606-9127
  • contact@drkimpsychology.com
  • 상담예약 문의 메세지를 남겨주시면 매주 수요일, 금요일 12-3시 사이에 연락드리겟습니다.
  • Referral inquiry will be returned on Wednesdays and Fridays between 12-3.

 

ABOUT PSYCHOLOGIST

김명진 박사는  유대인계 대학교 예시바 대학교/아인슈타인 의과대학의 임상심리학 박사과정을 수료한 임상심리전문가 입니다.  임상 심리 전문가는 평균 7년 정도 의 장기간의 임상 트레이닝과 박사 교육과정을 거쳐 수료하는  정신건강 치료분야 중 에서 가장 심도있는 학위 중 하나 입니다. 김명진 박사는 동 대학원의 학교 심리학 (school psychology master’s program, MA) 석사 과정 을 수료 하였으며, 임상 심리학 (Clinical Psychology doctoral program) 박사과정을 졸업 하였습니다.

 

뉴욕시티  공립학교 (NYC DOE) 정서장애 학생 특수교육 프로그램에서 초중고 학생 심리상담 (Psychotherapy), 종합심리평가 (comprehensive psychological evaluation), 특수교육 프로그램 컨설팅 (school consultation)을 제공해 왔습니다. 그리고, 뉴욕주 내의 정신 보건국 소속 정신건강 진료 외래/입원 메디컬 센터에서 다년간의 임상 수련을 수료한 정신건강 치료 전문가 입니다.

 

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

공인 자격증

  • 심리학 전문가 라이센스 (NYS Licensed Psychologist # 021616)
  • 학교 심리학 전문가 허가증 (NYS School Psychologist Provisional Permit)
  • 한국어 이중언어 자격증(New York State Teacher Certification Bilingual Education in Korean)

 

학력

  • 뉴욕 예시바 대학교 퍼코프 프로페셔녈 심리학 대학원 임상심리 박사과정 졸업 (Doctor of Psychology, Ferkauf Graduate School of Professional Psychology of Yeshiva University, New York)
  • 뉴욕 예시바 대학교 퍼코프 프로페셔녈 심리학 대학원 학교 심리 석사 과정 (Master of Science, School Psychology, Ferkauf Graduate School of Professional Psychology of Yeshiva University, New York)

 

주요 직책 및 경력

  • 뉴욕시티 교통국 심리학 전문가 (Clinical Psychology Consultant at New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority, MTA)
  • 뉴욕 한미정신건강협회 회장 (President at Korean American Behavioral Health Association)
  • 롱아이랜드 홀츠 심리학 서비스 심리학 전문가(Clinical Psychologist, Holtz Psychological Services, Long Island, NY)
  • 뉴욕시티 공립학교 특수 교육 정서장애 재활 프로그램 심리학 전문가/ P.S 23 Q Psychiatric Day Treatment Program of New York City Department of Education

 

주요 임상 트레이닝 외래/입원 병원 시설

  • Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
  • Four Winds Hospital, Katonah, NY
  • Queens Children’s Psychiatric Center, Queens, NY
  • New Rochelle School District and New York City Department of Education

 

INTRODUCTION

Welcome to Dr. Kim’s Comprehensive Psychological Service Clinic.

Dr. Kim is a licensed clinical psychologist who completed a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology at Yeshiva University, the university with a deep tradition of professional psychology. Clinical Psychology Doctoral Degree is one of the highest degrees in mental health field, with an average of five to seven years of long-term education and clinical training. Dr. Kim received ample clinical training in psychotherapy and psychological evaluations from various children’s mental health facilities in New York City, including the Montefiore Medical Center, Four Winds Children's Psychiatric Hospital, and the New York State Children's Psychiatric Center.

 

Dr. Kim has sub-specialty in school psychology. She has completed a master degree in school psychology with emphasis on bilingual assessment from the same graduate school. In the special education program for students with emotional disabilities in New York City public schools, she has provided psychotherapy, psychological evaluations, and school consultations.

In her clinical psychology practice, Dr. Kim specializes in bilingual psychological evaluation and psychotherapy to pediatric population. She has a strong interest in working with individuals and families with immigration background such as Korean Americans and international students. She has a clinical practice in Bayside, New York.

In addition, Dr. Kim has been an active advocate for mental health education, advocacy and support organization in Korean immigration communities in New York City.  She is the president of Korean American Behavioral Health Association, in order to contribute to the improvement of mental health public education and access of underserved, minority immigrant families and children.

 

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

  • 2010-2014:   Doctor of Psychology, APA accredited and NASP approved Combined Clinical–School Psychology Program in Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University, New York
  • 2008-2010:   Master of Science, School Psychology in Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University, New York

 

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION

  • New York State Psychologist Licensure (# 021616)
  • New York State Provisional School Psychologist Certificate
  • New York State Provisional School Psychologist Certificate Bilingual Extension in Korean

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Psychological consultation to New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
  • 2016-2018 President at Korean American Behavioral Health Association, Inc.
  • Clinical Psychologist, Holtz Psychological Services, Long Island, NY)
  • Lifeline Center for Children’s Development/P.S 23 Q Psychiatric Day Treatment Program of New York City Department of Education