Parent and Family Handbook

Recommended Reading

Throughout the different stages of raising your child, there have been books to help you along the way. Here are a few books to help you as you begin your journey into this next transition—the transition to college.

Almost Grown: Launching Your Child from High School to College, by Patricia Pasick

Don’t Tell Me What To Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years, by Helen Johnson

Letting Go: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding the College Years, by Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Teeger

The Launching Years: Strategies for Parenting from Senior Year to College Life, by Laura Kastner and Jennifer Wyatt

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

When Your Kid Goes to College: A Parent’s Survival Guide, by Carol Barkin