Nov. 5, 2020

002 // Ask Dr. Cho // Meet Anna Kim, Author of Danbi Leads the School Parade

002 // Ask Dr. Cho // Meet Anna Kim, Author of Danbi Leads the School Parade

Join us on Episode 002 of the Korean American Parenting Podcast, where Dr. Cho answers your questions about parenting. The Ask Dr. Cho segment will air the first Monday of each month. It is followed by a conversation with author Anna Kim, whose book Danbi


Join us on Episode 002 of the Korean American Parenting Podcast, where Dr. Cho answers your questions about parenting. The Ask Dr. Cho segment will air the first Monday of each month. It is followed by a conversation with author Anna Kim, whose book Danbi Leads the School Parade inspires our children and us all to be our authentic selves.

Submit questions to Dr. Cho to be answered on future episodes of Korean American Parenting Podcast!
https://bit.ly/KAPP-ask

// Meet Anna Kim:
Born in Seoul, Korea, and raised in New York, Anna grew up doodling around the edges of her notebooks and any loose scraps of paper she could find. A classically trained pianist with a B.A. in psychology from Wellesley College, she devoted herself to teaching music to young children. During those years of teaching, Anna discovered that drawing cartoons on yellow stickies helped keep restless children engaged. That's when she decided to expand her canvas from stickies to picture books and to pursue her newfound purpose:"Through picture and word, I want to surprise, inspire and delight children by creating fun and heartwarming stories. I want to plant seeds of love and kindness through living characters who jump off the page and touch the reader with genuine emotions. I want those characters to show kids of all sizes, shapes and colors what it's like to be courageous, resilient and empathetic heroes. And I want to share with readers the magic of friendship in transforming our beliefs, our hearts, and our lives forever."  Anna lives in a quiet part of New York City, where she can see trees and hear birds. Her work studio is full of stickies.
(Source: ArtByAnnaKim.com)

Connect with Anna:
Web: https://www.artbyannakim.com/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/artbyannakim/

//Meet your co-hosts of the Korean American Parenting Podcast!

Dr. Jang Cho is a board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist. She received her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed her psychiatry residency at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital in New York City and child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. Dr. Cho is passionate about treatment, education and advocacy for mental health of Asian Americans and has given talks in various seminars and conferences, both locally and nationally. She is a co-founder and a co-chair for Asian Caucus of American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and a faculty member of the MGH Center for Cross-Cultural Student Emotional Wellness. During her down time, Dr. Cho enjoys living in rural Washington state and navigating the challenges of raising her bicultural young daughter. She is delighted to share her journey - both the joy and the tribulation- of motherhood with everyone through this podcast. 

She is a mother to an amazing four-year old daughter and together with her husband reside in Washington state.

Connect with Jang:
Jerry Won is the Founder & CEO of Just Like Media, a podcast company dedicated to sharing Asian American stories. He is the host of Dear Asian Americans and is producer of The Janchi Show, MBAsians, and Asian Podcast Network. Jerry is also the head of Beyond the Resumes, a podcast and community platform bringing career and life advice for the global, modern professional. Prior to podcasts, Jerry was an account director and WeWork and Senior Strategy Consultant at Accenture, roles he worked after earning his MBA at Michigan Ross. Between undergrad at USC and Michigan, he spent 10 years working in sales and marketing roles in various industries. His passion is to share Asian American stories and to normalize talking about many of the things we weren't encouraged to do growing up.

He is father to a three-year old son and one-year old daughter and together his wife Kyung live in Southern California. 

Connect with Jerry:
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