Frank Kim, Ph.D., MSW

Licensed Psychologist
Interim Director

Frank joined CAPS in February 2010.  He received a Master of Social Welfare (MSW) degree at the University of California, Berkeley and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology through the University of Colorado at Boulder.  He has worked in a variety of settings including community mental health, non-profit organizations, and national mental health advocacy settings.  Experiences have included work with the development and implementation of training for mental health professionals working with Asian American/Pacific Islander populations, paraprofessional training, and has been certified as a trainer for Mental Health Interpreter training.  Areas of interest include multicultural counseling and services, community-based mental health services, community psychology, stress and anxiety, diversity training, and blended/integrative (health and behavioral health) care.  

Personal interests include family and cats, following sports (including his son who plays baseball), martial arts, and dabbling in drawing and painting.

Liaison to

Student Academic Success Center (SASC)
Cultural Unity & Engagement Center (CUE)
Health and Wellness Team
Clinical Psychology
Ethnic Studies
Faculty Teaching Excellence Program
Faculty/Staff Assistance Program (FSAP)
Human Resources
Office of Institutional Equity and Compliance


Training Team (CAPS)
Diversity Committee (CAPS)
Student Affairs Assistant Directors Meeting
Pan-Asian Faculty and Staff Association

Groups & Workshops

Tai Chi & Health Group
Stress Management/Coping
Test Anxiety
Peer Mentorship Training

Areas of Interest

Multicultural counseling, stress and anxiety, community psychology, integrated care, diversity training.