Resources for Supporting College-Age Students
Another thing we encourage our students to do? Ask for help. Supporting your student through college is no easy task, which is why we’ve curated a list of articles, books, and other media offering advice, support, or even simple anecdotes to remind you that you and your student aren’t alone in navigating the college experience.
- College mental health centers are swamped. Here’s what parents can do.
- Former Stanford Academic Coach: How to Help an Overwhelmed Student
- Keep an eye on your student’s mental health this back-to-school season
- Many teens struggle with mental health issues. Here are tips for parents.
- How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success, Julie Lythcott-Haims
- Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most, Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, and Sheila Heen
- Failing Forward: Turning Mistakes into Stepping Stones, John Maxwell
- The Gift of Failure: How The Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed, Jessica Lahey
- The Self Driven Child: The Science and Sense of Giving Your Kids More Control Over Their Lives, William Stixrud and Ned Johnson
- The Stressed Years of Their Lives: Helping Your Kid Survive and Thrive During Their College Years, Janet Hibbs and Anthony Rostain
- An Educated Guest: Innovating through Failure
- Happiness Lab: Happier Parents, Happier Kids (Part 1, Part 2)