How Higher Education Painfully Shaped My Cultural Identity

Ramblings From the Aspiring Therapist

Photo by Luis Quintero from Pexels — I don’t have blue hair, but there were a lot of unseen barriers.

I am born and raised in Canada. I grew up in a neighbourhood that did not reflect my cultural background. My parents came from Sri Lanka, well over 30 years ago.

They met and fell in love, here in Canada, and I was born to my parents as an only child. I was their little miracle…

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Synthia Stark

Synthia Stark

Canadian Therapist & Former Researcher | 5x Top Writer | Writing about mental health, psychology, science, etc. https://linktr.ee/SynthiaS