About Hee Jin Lee, M.A, M.Div., Doctoral Student.

HeeJin Lee is currently working toward a Th.D. (Doctor of Theology) in Pastoral Counseling at Emory University and pursuing a License in Marriage and Family Therapy. HeeJin Lee has a M.A. in Spiritual Care and Counseling. She completed an internship at The Clinebell Institute and advanced training at the Care and Counseling Center of Georgia. Her clinical experience includes work in hospital, university, church, community NGO (youth counseling), and counseling center settings. She works with individuals, couples, and families in both Korean and English languages. Her passion is to promote emotional, intellectual, and spiritual well-being and healing in each individual and to assist their pursuit of healthy relationships in a safe, empathic, mutual, and creative therapy space.





Here are some of the topics/issues addressed in therapy:

  • Relationship Issues
  • Depression/ Anxiety
  • Self-Exploration/ Self-Esteem
  • Personal Growth
  • Life Transitions
  • Cultural Identities
  • Spirituality
  • Anger management
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief/ Loss

Education/ Training

Doctor of Theology (Th.D., Candidate) in Pastoral Counseling: Emory University, GA

Master of Art (M.A) in Spiritual Care and Counseling: Claremont School of Theology, CA

Marriage & Family Therapist Resident at Care and Counseling Center of Georgia, GA

Internship at The Clinebell Institute for Pastoral Counseling and Psychotherapy, CA


Professional Affiliations

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

American Association of Pastoral Counselors

Korean Association of Pastoral Counselors

Society for Pastoral Theology



HeeJin Lee, MA. M.Div.

Email: heejin.lee.rice@gmail.com

Phone: 470-588-3645