Professor Kwon completed her B.A (Psych), and M.A (Psych) at Seoul National University, and Ph.D in clinical psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is currently a Professor in Psychology of Korea University. In 1995, she was appointed founding Director of the KU Mind Health Institute at Korea University and served for 20 years. She was the past President of the Korean Society of Clinical Psychology. She was also a founding member and the past President of Korean Association of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She took the initiative in founding the Asian Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Association and served as the 2nd President. She was the editor of Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Korea. She received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Korean Association of Psychology. Dr Kwon is an active researcher in social anxiety disorder, web-based CBT and internet gaming disorder. She has produced over 150 journal manuscripts, books and book chapters.