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John Kim, LMFT
I hope to help you get from getting by to getting well, to get from mere coping to full-on thriving.

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John Kim, LMFT

Location

Licensed In

CA

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Approach

Emotionally focused therapy (EFT), Exposure and response prevention therapy (ERP or EXRP), Harm reduction, Integrative behavioral couple therapy (IBCT), Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT), Psychodynamic, Relational, Solution-focused, Strengths-based

Therapy Style

I treat depression, anxiety, couple conflicts, motivation issues, and career issues. I hope to help you get from getting by to getting well, to get from mere coping to full on thriving.

Education

BA - East Asian History, Brown University

MA - Marriage & Family Therapy, University of Southern California

License Number and State

CA 105035

Pronouns

he/him

Why did you become a mental health professional?

I entered this field because my passion for helping others and interest in mental health overlapped in such a way that allowed me to turn this passion into a career.

What are your interests outside of work?

I enjoy surfing, singing, literature, concerts, and having a meal with close friends.

What is one thing you do daily that supports your well-being?

I make it a priority on my to-do list to connect with a close friend or family member.

What book have you read more than once?

Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut. It's fascinating :)

Favorite organization/non-profit?

KFAM - not-for-profit therapy center that supports the Asian community in Los Angeles.

How do you recharge?

As an introvert, a conversation with just a few close friends will do the trick.

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