Personal Information

California School of Professional Psychology

Couple & Family Therapy

San Diego Campus

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Diversity and the Family, History and Systems of Psychology, Introduction to Psychopathology, Individual and Family Life Cycle

Multicultural Counseling Competency, Asian American Mental Health, Immigrant Youth and Families Cultural Adjustment, Parent and Child Relationships, At-Risk Youth

Yeh, C. J., Liao, H-Y., Ma, P-W., Okubo, Y., Shea, M-Y., Kim, A.B. (in press). Ecological risk protective factors of depression and anxiety among low-income Chinese immigrant youth. Asian American Journal of Psychology.

Yeh, C.J., Kim, A.B., Pituc, S., & Atkins, M. (2008). Poverty, loss, and resilience: The story of Chinese immigrant youth. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 55(1), 34-48.

Yeh, C.J., Inman, A.G., Kim, A.B., & Okubo, Y. (2006). Asian American families' collectivistic coping strategies in response to 9/11. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 12(1), 134-148.

Yeh, C.J., Ma, P-W., Madan, A., Hunter, C.D., Jung, S., Kim, A.B., Akiyata, K., & Sasaki, K. (2005). The cultural negotiations of Korean immigrant youth. Journal of Counseling and Development 83(2), 172-182.

Miville, M.L., Rohrbacker, J.M., & Kim, A.B. (2005). From prejudice and discrimination to awareness and acceptance. In J.L. Chin (Ed.), The Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination: Disability, Religion, Physique, and other Traits (Volume 4), 207-232. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers/Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc.

Kim, A. & Yeh, C.J. (2002). Stereotypes of Asian American students. ERIC Digest, 172.

Kim, A.B. (2013, July). Teaching psychology graduate students to become multiculturally competent therapists. In U. Tummala-Narra (Chair) Infusing Diversity into Psychology Curricula: Methods, Resources, and Challenges. Symposium presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.

Okubo, Y., Kim, A.B., & Pinterits, J. (2013, July). Surviving and Thriving of Counseling Psychologists as Faculty in Non-Counseling Psychology Programs. Poster session presented at the annual convention of the Asian American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI.

Kim, G., Kim, A.B., Cheng, A.W. (2013, February). Female Faculty of Color Negotiating Leadership: Intersections of Race and Gender. Roundtable session presented at the annual conference of the Teachers College, Columbia University Winter Roundtable, New York, NY.

Kim, A.B. (2012, August). Acculturation and Asian Values Gap, Relationship with Parents, and Psychological Well-Being among Korean American Youth. Poster session presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Orlando, FL.

Kim, A.B. (2006, August). Community intervention with Korean and Korean American youth. In S. Sue (Chair) Building Alliances and Offering Innovative Services for Asian Immigrant Youth. Symposium presented at the annual convention of the Asian American Psychological Association, New Orleans, LA.

Yeh, C. J., Kim, A. B., Pituc, S. J., & Lee, S. (2006, February). Intergenerational conflict and changes in family roles among Chinese immigrants. Poster session presented at the American Psychological Association Expert Summit on Immigration, "Global Realities: Intersections and Transitions." San Antonio, TX.

Kim, A. B., & Yeh, C. J., (2006, August). Parental expectations, peer pressure, and psychological well-being among Korean American youth. Poster session presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, New Orleans, LA.

Yeh, C.J., Kim, A.B., & Pituc, S. (2005, August). Multiple perspectives on Chinese immigrant youths' cultural adjustment. Poster session presented at the annual convention of the Asian American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Kim, A.B. (2005, August). Asian American families' collectivistic coping strategies in response to 9/11. In S. Sue (Chair) Asian American Families and Trauma: Bereavement and Coping Post 9/11. Symposium presented at the annual convention of the Asian American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Miville, M.L., Alvarez, A.N., Dunnigan, J.R., Armstrong, F.E., Thrash, L.A., Youll, L., & Kim, A.B. (2004, July). Cross-cultural validation of the M-GUDS for Asian and Asian Americans. Poster session presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Yeh, C.J., Ma, P., Okubo, Y., Madan, A., Cort, K., Shea, M., Kim, A.B., Ching, A., Wu, K., Ou, D., & Zhang, X.L. (2004, July). The cultural adjustment of low-income, urban, Asian immigrant high school students. Poster session presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Yeh, C. J., Chang, T., Arora, A., Kim, A.B., & Xin, T. (2003, August). Development of the Collectivistic Coping Scale: Report from six studies. Poster session presented at the 2003 Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

State of California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) Healthcare Workforce Development Division

Principle Investigator

Health Careers Training Program Mini-Grants- $11,199

Academic History and Background

Columbia University, Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Asian American Psychological Association

American Psychological Association

Society of Counseling Psychology (APA Division 17)

Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minority Issues (APA Division 45)

Society for the Psychology of Women (APA Division 35)

National Council on Family Relations

Professional Practice and Community Service

UPAC (Union of Pan Asian Communities)