“Tigers, Dolphins, and Jellyfish: How Parents Can Best Encourage Self-Motivation”
Presented by Shimi K. Kang MD, FRCPC
Clinical Associate Professor, UBC; Medical Director, Child and Youth Mental Health, VCH; Founder, Provincial Youth Concurrent Disorders Program, BC Children’s Hospital; Psychiatrist, Provincial Women’s Mental Health Program – BC Women’s Hospital
Moderated by Dr. Harry Karlinsky
Coordinator of Medical Education/Professional Development
Richmond Mental Health and Addiction Service
Learning Objectives: By the end of the presentation, attendees will be able to:
1. review the 3 classic parenting styles of authoritarian (Tiger), permissive (Jellyfish), and Dolphin (authoritative) and how this categorization applies to 21st century parents
2. discuss how each style impacts self – motivation
3. discuss The Dolphin Way and the true science of intrinsic motivation.
Ralph Fisher Auditorium-Main Floor-New Building
7000 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, B.C.
Date and Time:
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Continental Breakfast*: 8:00 a.m.
Lecture: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Open to all physicians, staff and invited guests
RMHAS – Richmond Hospital Department of Psychiatry Monthly Grand Rounds
are held the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Time: 8:30-9:30 a.m.
For more information please call 604-244-5144
*Courtesy of Richmond Hospital’s Dept of Psychiatry Education Fund