Join us for our next GREATBIGIDEAS event featuring Dr. Shimi Kang speaking about Raising healthy kids in a digital world this Thursday at 6:30 pm.

Dr. Kang is a Harvard-trained medical doctor, researcher, and expert on the science of human motivation. She is the author of The Self-Motivated Kid and the best-selling The Dolphin Parent. Dr. Kang is a clinical associate professor at the University of British Columbia, former medical director for Child and Youth Mental Health (Vancouver) and mother of three.

Dr. Kang’s treatment, research, speaking, writing, and media work reflect her expertise in mental health, motivation, relationships, and optimal performance.

Dr. Kang is driven to promote essential health and wellness information relevant to our daily personal and professional lives in an accessible way. Among her widespread activities, Dr. Kang has spent much of her time bringing awareness and reducing the stigma of mental health and addictive disorders through countless conferences, public forums, and media events. She has published numerous blogs, articles, book chapters, manuals, and monographs in the area of youth and women’s mental health, parenting, motivation, and cross cultural perspectives.

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