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College Adjustment Tips for Parents

It is every parent’s fear—unspoken in many households, whispered in hushed tones in others. Your child is leaving for college soon, and the pressure is building. The dread consumes you—the unknown looms. Finally, you can’t take it anymore, and in the dark of night, you blurt it out: “What if my baby flunks out?” Misery loves company, and rest assured that you have plenty. Every parent is going through the same thing that you are.