Suggested Readings for Parents

Don’t Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years, by Helen E. Johnson and Christine Schelhas-Miller. St. Martin’s Press, 2011.

Empty Nest: Strategies to Help Your Kids Take Flight, by Marci Seither. Beacon Hill Press, 2014.

What To Expect When Your Child Leaves For College: A Complete Guide for Parents Only, by Mary Spohn. Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc., 2008.

Letting Go: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding the College Years (fifth edition), by Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger. Harper Perennial, 2009.

She’s Leaving Home: Letting Go as My Daughter Goes to College, by Connie Jones. Andrews McMeel, 2013.

You’re On Your Own (But I’m Here if You Need Me): Mentoring Your Child During the College Years, by Marjorie Savage. Fireside Press, 2009.

The Happiest Kid on Campus: A Parent’s Guide to the Very Best College Experience, by Harlan Cohen. Sourcebooks, 2010. The best advice, facts, stats, tips, and stories from parents, students, and experts across the country.

The Parent-Student College Agreement, by Charles Gary Hoffman. College Capital Solutions, Inc., 2012.

The Secrets of College Success by Lynn F. Jacobs and Jeremy S. Hyman. Jossey-Bass, 2013.