Julie Lythcott-Haims presents ideas on parenting to San Mateo parents at book signing

November 24, 2015

In today’s world, being an involved parent is often viewed in a positive light. Because of rigorous academic standards and increasingly competitive college admission requirements, many parents are encouraged to give their children a leg up to help them succeed in situations that they struggle with on their own. Because of these strenuous situations, many parents today are significantly more controlling of their children than those of the past, often…


AAPG hosts mental health workshop

February 6, 2014

On the evening of Jan. 16, the Aragon Asian Parent Group (AAPG) held a workshop in the Aragon theatre to discuss characteristics associated with child well-being and mental health. On stage, a panel comprised of psychologist Carol Wang, psychiatrist Dina Frid, marriage and family therapist Gaby Silverstein, neuropsychologist Cynthia Medina, and psychologist Annmarie Hulette shared expert advice and took questions from parents in the audience. Originally, AAPG co-president Darrick Lam…