South Asian Couples: A Story About Gender Roles

Purva and Ashok were absolutely in love. They were caught up in their romance for the two years they were dating and after Ashok proposed, they became consumed with wedding planning. This left little to no time for either of them to talk about the important issues such as finances, …

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Misbehavior Is Not Always Due To Poor Parenting

Adish and Rupali knew parenting would hard. However, they never realized exactly how hard it could be, especially with a child like Vijay, their 5 year old son. He was a sweet child, showing love and affection to both Adish and Rupali and their dog. He liked to help Rupali …

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ADHD Is Not A Deficit of Attention – The Story of Gautam

“Please come in and have a seat,” the doctor told Raji. She sat tensely across the desk from the pediatrician. “I’m very glad that you took Gautam to see a psychologist and had him tested. Between my observations, the psychological test results and the description of your symptoms, we can …

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Physical Abuse: the Story of a South Asian Bride

Wrapped in a beautiful red sari, adorned with jewelry from head to toe, Shabnam looked at herself in the mirror on her wedding day with mixed emotions. She was so thrilled that her wedding day had finally come. She fondly remembered how they met. It was the week before finals …

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