Amanda Kim

Psychologist

About me

Hello! I am Dr. Amanda Kim and I am a licensed clinical psychologist with over twenty years of experience. Whether you have a specific concern, are facing a particularly difficult time in your life, or are uncertain about your future, I am here to listen, support, and challenge you to move forward.

I believe in authenticity and genuinely meeting every person where they are with respect, appreciation and dignity. Based on your specific situation and what you know about yourself, we will identify the best way to move forward.

Deciding to seek help is the first step.
I wish you the best in discovering where your journey takes you next.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Grief , Eating disorders , Bipolar disorder , Coaching , Codependency , Communication Problems , Divorce and Separation , Expats , Family of Origin Issues , Life Purpose , Multicultural Concerns , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 20

Services offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

IL Psychologist 071007854


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Amanda Kim. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Written on Jan 16, 2023 after therapy with Amanda for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, trauma and abuse, self esteem, anger management, bipolar disorder, and adhd

I have tried therapy many times in the past and this is the first time I have found it to be extremely helpful. My life has improved very quickly and dramaticly because of her insight and guidance.

Written on Dec 18, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 2 weeks on issues concerning self esteem

Dr. Kim took time out of her weekend to respond to my questions regarding an upcoming session. She did so promptly and with assurances of her availability for any other questions or concerns.

Written on Dec 01, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, self esteem, and adhd

She is wonderful. If you feel like you need help Amanda is the safe and amazing choice.

Written on Sep 17, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and grief

Kind
Consistent
Supportive

Written on Sep 14, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes

Great emotional intelligence. Always very insightful and knowledgeable. Perfect balance between talking and listening. Good flow. I definitely recommend her if she is available.

Written on Sep 03, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem

Amanda has addressed my concern and gave me guidance throughout my decision and how I perceive things happening in my life, she feels like a friend., i would definitely want to talk to her again if i come back to better help

Written on Aug 31, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, coping with life changes, coaching, and compassion fatigue

I highly recommend Amanda. Amanda is authentic, wise, and non-judgmental. She is truly able to understand the psychology behind even the most specific actions we take in our daily lives that we might not even know about ourselves!

Written on Jul 27, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and coaching

It was such a pleasure talking to Dr.Amanda for the past few months. She is a great listener and gives the best of advice! She has helped me a ton!

Written on Jul 17, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, coaching, and adhd

Amanda was very helpful. She listened well and put into words how I was feeling, giving me a sense of calm and comfort, so that I could handle whatever it is that was happening.

Written on Jul 08, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and career difficulties

Amanda is very experienced, she understands the issue I’m facing, and provides practical and doable solutions.

Written on Jul 07, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, and self esteem

Amanda is a great listener and asks all the right questions to figure out inner problems yourself. She provides great input and has a comforting voice to converse with. I highly recommend her.

Written on May 12, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, and bipolar disorder

Showed a lot of respect and really understood my concerns and how best to handle them moving forward. Had I had a different schedule that would allow me to get in more frequent appointments, there's no doubt I would've stuck around

Written on May 08, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Feel very comfortable for my first experience

Written on May 03, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 4 weeks on issues concerning grief

I enjoy working with Amanda. She makes me feel valued and respected. She listens to my concerns.

Written on May 01, 2022 after therapy with Amanda for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes

Shes sweet and cooperative .

Work with me!