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Resources for Parents, Family, & Loved Ones

These resources are intended to provide support for parents, family, and loved ones of students in their own journey after a student goes to college.  Please see our Outreach page for additional information regarding consultations.

Supporting Your Student

Adjusting to the College Transition 

  • When Your Kid Goes to College: a Parent's Survival Guide by Carol Barkin
  • You're on your own (But I'm here if you Need Me): Mentoring Your Child During the College Years by Helen E. Johnson
  • Been There, Should Have Done That II: More Tips for Making the Most of College by Suzette Tyler
  • She's Leaving Home - Letting Go as a Daughter Goes to College by Connie Jones
  • Give Them Wings by Carol Kuykendall
  • Empty Nest, Full Heart: The Journey from Home to College by Andrea Van Steerhouse
  • How to Survive and Thrive in an Empty Nest: Reclaiming Your Life When Your Children Have Grown by Jeanette C. Lauer
  • Almost Grown: Launching Your Child From High School to College by Patricia Pasick
  • I'll Miss You Too: An Off-to-College Guide for Parents and Students by Margo E. Woodacre Bane & Stephanie Bane

Other Resources