The publication is the official journal of the Society of Counseling Psychology, which represents the discipline and profession of counseling psychology. Kim is the first Asian-American selected as editor of the journal. He begins a one-year term as editor-elect in August 2018, followed by a six-year term as editor.
Kim’s research focuses on multicultural counseling psychology, psychotherapy process and outcome, counselor training and measurement of culture-specific constructs. He currently has more than 80 publications, which include nine psychological tests.