Our connection with our parents – or the lack thereof – is a source of tension for many Asian Americans. This week, Dr. Barbara W. Kim (Vice Chair of Asian American Studies, CSU Long Beach), joins Jessica to discuss the challenges of relating to our parents.

Why it is so difficult? How can we pursue healing? And what words of experience would she offer listeners who are having a hard time with their own parents?


Welcome to Centering, the Asian American Christian podcast! On Season 4, Hmong American minister Der Lor and Indian American therapist Melba Mathew explore how our ethnic and racial communities are nurtured, built, and supported. Listen at soundcloud.com/centeringpodcast