Episode 12

012: “We don't think about what I want, we think about what we all want.” How To Deal With Asian Parents with Katharine Chan

Author Katharine Chan shares how she improved her relationship with her parents in her new book titled, How To Deal With Asian Parents. Her mission is to empower individuals to talk about their feelings despite growing up in a culture that hid them.

This conversation will have you thinking about:

  • How becoming a mother sparked her interest in writing again
  • How to navigate a relationship with your parents that’s like oil and water
  • How, why, and if you should continue to work on your relationship with your parents

Connect with Katharine on Facebook / Twitter / Instagram / Pinterest @sumonsleeve. Purchase her book today at on Amazon.com or visit https://sumonsleeve.com/books/how-to-deal-with-asian-parents

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About the Podcast

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Jeneric Conversations
Candid conversations that happen to be recorded.

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Jen Amos

Jen Amos is an award-winning podcaster and entrepreneur.

Jen first found podcasting in summer 2019 as a way to work through depression and bouts of loneliness. She had recently moved from San Diego, CA (her home of 20+ years) to now Virginia Beach, VA in pursuit of new business ventures.

Jen actively seeks to find common ground through conversation and storytelling to foster connection, community and collaboration. She is known for her active listening skills, candidness, and ability to uncover powerful stories and universal lessons while conversing with her guests. Her favorite topics to cover on her podcast shows involve military families, entrepreneurs, women, and mental health. Since summer 2019, she has conducted 500+ podcast interviews.

Prior to podcasting and moving to the east coast, Jen received her Bachelor’s in Journalism emphasis Public Relations at San Diego State University and was fired from her fourth consecutive job in her young adult years. For more than a decade since, Jen has established a career in sales and in entrepreneurship with experience in the legal industry, online marketing, and now financial services.

During her spare time, Jen volunteers with Veterati, enjoys a leisurely read, and swimming.