Jung Rok Shin

Dr. Jung Rok Shin joined Columbia Health in 2023. Dr. Shin graduated from the Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies at Adelphi University where he received both a Master's degree in psychology and a Ph.D. in clinical psychology. He completed his internship at the Baruch College Counseling Center where he worked in college counseling for over 10 years.  Dr. Shin’s clinical interests include issues of identity development, culture/ethnicity, as well as trauma, grief, and spirituality. As a psychodynamically-trained psychologist, Dr. Shin helps people to see their issues in the context of their life experiences to better understand themselves and make healthier choices.  


  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Adelphi University
  • M.A., Psychology, Adelphi University
  • B.A., Psychology, New York University

Certifications and Licensure:

  • New York State Psychology License

Professional Experience:

  • Psychological Counselor, Baruch College Counseling Center
  • Pre-doctoral lnternship, Baruch College Counseling Center
  • Psychology Externship, MercyFirst


  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • APA Division 39 (Society for Psychoanalysis & Psychoanalytic Psychology)
  • APA Division 12 (Society of Clinical Psychology)
  • Asian-American Psychological Association (AAPA)
  • New York State Psychological Association (NYSPA)

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Korean, conversational