Dr. Shimi Kang discusses perfectionism and it's impact on a generation with Stephen Quinn on The Early Edition. Listen on CBC Radio Vancouver.
“MASON” WAS A HIGH achiever and a dream student in any school. By grade 10, Mason, whose name has been changed to protect his privacy, was consistently on the honor roll and a top athlete. He was known to be driven, hardworking and responsible. So it was shocking to all who knew him when he [...]
With only a few more weeks of summer holidays, what are some important areas that parents can focus on before their kids head back to school? Dr. Shimi Kang explains the importance of life skills and how to teach them. Watch on BT Vancouver.
AS SOCIETY HAS progressed, many of us have swapped physical interaction for online interaction and daylight for artificially emitted blue light – including our children. We’re seeing toddlers with faces glued to smartphones and tablets, and as kids reach school age, they’re often encouraged to spend time on iPads and other devices to do schoolwork. [...]
Summer camp has always meant facing a certain amount of challenges – mosquitos, making new friends, learning to play new sports and games. In other words, it’s an opportunity for kids to become more resilient. Over the past several years, resiliency – being able to withstand difficulties and rise to the occasion when necessary – [...]
Today is Pink Shirt Day. A day to take a stand against bullying. But before we can stop bullying, we need to understand it. Dr. Shimi Kang joins BT Vancouver to help do just that.