Recommended Reading

There are many valuable books, websites and other resources that provide information, advice and coping strategies.  Here are a few that you might want to know about.


Don't Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money, the Essenstial Parenting Guide to the College Years by Helen E. Johnson & Christine Schelhas-Miller 

Empty Nest...Full Heart, the Journey from Home to College by Andrea Van Steenhouse, Ph.D.

Letting Go, a parent's guide to understanding the college years by Karen Levin Coburn & Madge Lawrence Treeger

You're on Your Own (But I'm Here If You Need Me), mentoring your child through the college years, by Majorie Savage


Preparing for College: Practical Advice for Students and Their Families by John F. Reardon, John J. Rooney and Katherine Haley Will


Helicopters, Drill Sergeants and Consultants: Parent Styles and the Messages They Send by Jim Fay