Category: Survive

High school and the transition to college is an unsettling time for many families. We'll give tips to help settle everyone's nerves.

Adulting 101: Essential Life Skills For Your Teen
College Life

Adulting 101: Essential Life Skills For Your Teen

Becky Korinek Becky Korinek- January 14, 2020 0

The diploma is in hand and the thank-you notes sent.  You've spent waaaaay too much at Target buying dorm necessities. Suddenly, it hits you: Your ... Read More

College Reveal Parties: Trendy or Tacky?
High school to college

College Reveal Parties: Trendy or Tacky?

Julia Lynn Rubin Julia Lynn Rubin- January 11, 2020 0

I remember the dread I felt back in 2007, waiting anxiously for my early admissions decision from my dream school. At the time, I wanted ... Read More

College Parents and Separation Anxiety
Parenting

College Parents and Separation Anxiety

Barbara Greenberg Barbara Greenberg- December 31, 2019 0

This article was written by Barbara Greenberg, PhD.   So here it is again. I'm referring to that sinking feeling that you get when your ... Read More

Saying Goodbye to 2019 and Hello To 2020
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Saying Goodbye to 2019 and Hello To 2020

Road2College Road2College- December 28, 2019 0

The New Year is coming up fast. I just wanted to let you know how much I appreciate you. Thank you for being part of ... Read More

A Practical Packing List of Things to Bring to College
College Life

A Practical Packing List of Things to Bring to College

Tonya Holly Tonya Holly- December 21, 2019 0

Well summer is in full swing and most high school graduates have been vegging out for weeks. Notice, I didn’t say ‘Seniors," because they have ... Read More

A Different Approach To Getting Into College
College Admissions

A Different Approach To Getting Into College

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- December 13, 2019 0

It’s no secret. The college admission process stresses out parents and students for years. What if there was another way? One that doesn’t include hours ... Read More

The Ups and Downs of Dealing With Early Admissions Results
College Admissions

The Ups and Downs of Dealing With Early Admissions Results

Road2College Road2College- December 13, 2019 0

A Facebook message from an Independent College Counselor to friends and clients... "Dear Parents of the Class of 2019, We urge you to read this ... Read More

Tips To Help Save Merit Scholarships In Jeopardy
College Life

Tips To Help Save Merit Scholarships In Jeopardy

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- December 8, 2019 0

Your student worked hard in high school to earn a merit scholarship in college, but sometimes keeping up the grades once in college, isn't as ... Read More

Parenting: When Your Kids Are in College
Parenting

Parenting: When Your Kids Are in College

Sydnei Kaplan Sydnei Kaplan- December 6, 2019 0

As many parents get ready to send their kids off to college, and possibly encounter an empty nest, they tend to bemoan the fact that ... Read More

When College Kids Come Home For the Holidays
College Life

When College Kids Come Home For the Holidays

Deborah J. Cohan Deborah J. Cohan- November 27, 2019 0

As we approach the holidays, many college students are headed back home for the first time since summer. This can create a combination of joyful ... Read More