Do you wish you were able to speak with confidence in your personal and professional life?
Do you have a difficult time expressing how you really feel?
Do you struggle with raising your children according to tradition, but also allowing them to acclimate to Western culture and norms?
Do your children seem “foreign” to you?
Book your initial consultation below so you can build a better relationship with yourself and your loved ones.
If you answered ‘YES’ to any of these questions, then I have good news and even BETTER news.
The good news is that this is a problem that can be solved.
The better news is that YOU are the solution.
Now here’s why the “better news,” is actually GREAT NEWS.
When you accept 100% responsibility for how you are acting and behaving in all your relationships, namely the one that you have with your children, you regain your personal power back.
You have the power to shift how you think, speak, and act towards your children, spouse, coworkers, family, and friends.
Most importantly, you will feel more in control of how you respond in any situation.
As South Asian immigrants, you might be feeling isolated, especially if you left your country of origin and are now living in a brand new country, which is so strikingly different than what you’re used to.
You may be facing challenges such as:
Communicating with your children (at any age)
Building your business in a new country
Feeling confident in a new environment (work, social, school)
Understanding the Western culture
Navigating between keeping your traditions as well as being mindful of what you’re children are experiencing at school
Dealing with prejudices
Feeling isolated because you have left your family and friends
Feeling pressure to raise your children a specific way according to your norms and expectations
Your children becoming rebellious and you not having the tools to handle it effectively
Not knowing where you fit in
And the list goes on and on…..
I’m Vasavi Kumar.
I will teach you how to communicate more effectively with every person in your life (especially your children).
I am uniquely qualified to help you become a better parent, spouse, and overall human being.
I’m a Licensed Therapist and graduated with my Masters from Columbia University.
I’m also a Certified Coach and have been running my practice for nearly a decade.
I’m a first-generation Indian immigrant, born and raised in New York. My parents came to the U.S. in 1975.
I understand what your children are going through in school and in Western society, because I went through every possible scenario you can imagine.
My parents and I now have a very honest, open and transparent relationship. They have expressed in more ways than one what it was like for them parenting two daughters in a foreign country.
I have a very deep sense of empathy for all parties involved. I understand what your children are going through. I also understand the plight of you, the parent.
But the #1 thing that makes me highly qualified to coach you is this—I have dedicated my entire life to being more mindful, intentional, and aware, in every relationship that I have, which directly translates to the effectiveness of our coaching relationship.
I understand where you’re coming from. I also understand what you’re trying to accomplish.
At the end of the day, you want….
To know that you did the best the you could do as parents, in your life, and in your interpersonal relationships.
"Working with Vasavi has really increased my clarity and confidence as a parent. She understands the daily ups and downs of parenting -- whether it's confronting topics like staying out late, partying, or helping us communicating with our child about schoolwork-- Vasavi focused on my strengths as a parent, and was also able to give a clear strategy as to the areas that needed improvement." -Valerie L.
"I have seen therapists and counselors for years, but nobody has helped me truly push myself to step into action the way Vasavi has - and it has opened up a super exciting world for me that I'm not sure I would have otherwise seen." -Grace V.
"As a minority owned, first-time small business owner in the U.S., I am grateful for Vasavi. Vasavi has been instrumental in the growth of my business and my relationship with it. Vasavi has shown me that that relationship has to be balanced, healthy, and honest just like our interpersonal ones. With Vasavi in my corner achieving my business goals and continue to establish that successful relationship with my business, life has become simpler.” - Yeraldin E.
”Vasavi was a welcomed change of honesty and action that I needed in my life. She wasted no time in coming up with a road map that I could hold myself accountable to for developing my life and business strategy and tools for personal growth. Her optimism and taking action mindset is contagious.” -Nitya J.
"Vasavi’s approach to life’s most difficult circumstances as well as her wisdom are two things that keep me coming back and make me excited to hear her new episodes. She is real, raw, and honest like she says... 100% recommend". -Kay S.
Ready to bring more mindfulness and intention in your relationships?
Packages and Rates
- One 45-minute session (phone or video)
- Follow-up 15-minute check-in
Perfect for you if you have never worked with a coach and are curious to see how it can benefit you
- Two 45-minute sessions (phone or video)
- Follow-up 15-minute check-in
Perfect for you if you have a specific challenging issue that I can help guide you towards a positive solution
- Six 45-minute sessions
- Follow up 15-minute check-in
Perfect for individuals, couples, and parents who want to understand their triggers, and make long-lasting, significant changes in their lives.