A listing of therapists, counselors, psychologists, and psychiatrists in South Korea interested in providing culturally sensitive cross-cultural care for today’s international expat community.
Adaptable Human Solutions Ltd.
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Nationality: USA, Canada, Korea
Languages Spoken: English, Korean, Cantonese (Bilingual therapists available)
Clinical Specialties: We are a group of internationally licensed mental health professionals who have achieved advanced degrees specific to Psychotherapy (psychologists, marriage & family therapists, licensed counselors, and licensed social workers). With our qualified counselors of varying backgrounds, specialties, and styles, our team provides support to children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families.
Cross-Cultural Experience: We hold to the belief that therapy should be culturally relevant and open to anyone. Our therapists who have had diverse cultural experiences are able to provide culturally relevant and linguistically competent services for expats in Korea, multicultural couples and families, military families, TCKs and returning Koreans.
DaHyun Chun, Ph.D. Licensed Clinical Psychologist (Virginia, USA)
Location: Mapo Area, Seoul, South Korea
Languages Spoken: English & Korean (Bilingual & fluent in both languages)
Religious Affiliation: Christian
Clinical Specialties: Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, Eating Disorders, Acculturation issues, Grief, Self-esteem, Identity & relationship issues, EMDR: Offering Individual, Couples, Family, & Group Therapy
Cross-Cultural Experience: Have lived half my life in the US and the other half in Korea. Have worked with various multicultural couples and families, expats, returning Koreans, kyopos, 2nd generation Koreans, military families, and adoptees
The International Psychology Center
Location: Seoul, South Korea
Languages Spoken: English (primary), Korean (secondary)
Religious Affiliation: Discuss in person
Clinical Specialties: Ph.D. level, USA-licensed clinical psychologist offering psychological assessment and counseling/therapy services for children, adolescents, families, and adults
Cross-Cultural Experience: Yes; a deep understanding and respect for both Western and Korean values, language and culture
You&Me Psychological and Consultation Services (YPCS), Dr. MinJung (MJ) Doh
Location: Seoul (HapJeong Station), South Korea
Languages Spoken: English, Korean (Bilingual Therapists)
Clinical Specialties: Depression, Anxiety, Acculturation Issues, Bereavement, Trauma, LGBTQ, Eating Disorders, Identity Issues, Interpersonal Difficulties. All types of therapy available (individual, couples, family, and group therapy)
Cross-Cultural Experience: A group of US-trained (licensed) psychologists, and counselors. Abroad cross-cultural experiences personally and professionally. Mostly work with second-generation Koreans, TCKs, expats, Korean adult adoptees, and cross-cultural couples.
Kevin J. Fleming, Ph.D.
Location: South Korea (and worldwide: travels to client countries)*
* Grey Matters International is a “one stop shop” global psychological consulting firm that leverages powerful neuroscience technologies and methods for ex-pats and their families. We work in a ‘we come to you’ fashion and can help all your personal,relationship and family/children mental health needs quickly and effectively.
Phone: 1-877-606-6161 (if calling from outside USA: 1-918-949-1972)
Languages Spoken: English
Religious Affiliation: Open to All Religious/Spiritual Orientations
Clinical Specialties: Mood disorders, stress/burnout, relationship conflict, addiction, OCD, ADD/ADHD, brain injury, trauma, sleep concerns, high performance and career counseling
Cross-Cultural Experience: Worked with clients on 5 continents on their private mental health needs and have advised many multi-cultural “professionals, executives, leaders” on their culture change needs affecting many employees and their unique values