Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading

To assist you in helping your student with the college transition and career development, the following is a list of relevant readings:

25 Ways to Make College Pay Off: Advice for Anxious Parents from a Professor Who's Seen It All

Bill Coplin, Amacom 2007

A Family Guide to Academic Advising 2nd Edition
Donald C. Smith & Virginia N. Gordon, NACADA 2008

Career Coaching Your Kids: Guiding Your Child Through the Process of Career Discovery
David Montross, Consulting Psychologist Press 2004

Hand-Me-Down Dreams: How Families Influence Our Career Paths & How We Can Reclaim Them
Mary H. Jacobsen, Rivers Press 2010

Letting Go (Fifth Edition): A Parent’s Guide to Understanding the College Years
Karen Levin Coburn & Madge Lawrence Treeger, Harper Collins Publisher 2009

Making College Count: A Real World Look at How to Succeed In and After College  2nd Edition
Patrick S. O'Brien,  O'Brien, Patrick Enterprises LLC 2010

National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, University of South Carolina
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Parent's Guide to College and Careers: How to Help, Not Hover
Barbara Cooke, JIST Works 2010

The Parent's Crash Course in Career Planning: Helping Your College Student Succeed

Sharon Jones & Marcia Harris, Career Dimensions 2007

The iConnected Parent: Staying Close to Your Kids in College (and Beyond) While Letting Them Grow Up
Barbara K. Hofer & Abigail Sullivan Moore, Free Press   2010

A Family Guide to Academic Advising
Donald C. Smith & Virginia N. Gordon, 2008

A Guide for Families of Commuter Students: Supporting Your Student's Success
Cathie Hatch & Tracy L. Skipper, 2004

Empowering Parents of First-Year College Students: A Guide for Success
Richard Mullendore & Leslie Banahan, 2007


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