Saying Goodbye & Letting Go

In an interview with the University News Bureau,  Sherri Nelson, Director of Psychological Services at Brown, offered thoughts to parents and to students about separating and remaining connected in Off to College: How to Say Goodbye.  

The following books are mentioned during the Orientation session "Saying Goodbye and Letting Go: Learning to Live with a Brown Student."

Savage, M. (2003) You're On Your Own (but I'm here if you need me): Mentoring your child during the college years. New York: Simon & Schuster

Sachs, B. E. (2010). Emptying the Nest: Launching Your Young Adult Toward Success and Self-Reliance. New York: Palgrave McMillan.

Coburn, K.L. and Treeger, M.L. (2009) Letting Go: A Parents' Guide to Understanding the College Years, 5th edition. New York: HarperCollins

Johnson H. E. and Schelhas-Miller, C. (2000) Don't Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years. New York: St. Martin's Press