Kim graduated from Columbia University in May 2022 with a BA in Psychology. She is interested in how early adverse childhood experiences influence development as well as their clinical applications. Kim previously explored emotion differentiation and emotion regulation strategies in adolescents with caregiving-related early adversities at the DAN Lab as part of the Summer Internship Program in Psychological Science (SIPPS). Currently, she is supporting research on social support and reward searching. Kim hopes to pursue a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology in the future.