Additional Resources for Parents

Just as career exploration can be a stressful experience for students, parents too can find the time confusing and may have questions about how best to support their students.  Here, we've included some articles of interest, as well as some books you might consider reading if you are seeking additional tools to help guide your student.

Internet resources


  • Career Coaching Your Kids, by David Montrose, Theresa E. Kane & Robert J. Gins, Jr.
  • Don't Tell Me What To Do, Just Send Money, by Helen E. Johnson & Christine Schelhas-Miller
  • Launch Your Career in College: Strategies for Students, Educators & Parents, by Adele M. Scheele
  • Letting Go: A Parents' Guide to Understanding the College Years, by Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger
  • The Parent's Crash Course in Career Planning:  Helping Your College Student Succeed, by Marcia B. Harris & Sharon L. Jones
  • You're On Your Own (But I'm Here If You Need Me): Mentoring Your Child During the College Years, by Marjorie Savage