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Links to Relevant Articles for Special Event

The CCHS PA has gathered a number of articles and videos that may be of interest to parents and caregivers relating to “helicopter parenting” in advance of the presentation that Julie Lythcott-Haims will be making on “How to Raise an Adult” on Wednesday, March 16, 2016.

Former Stanford dean explains why helicopter parenting is ruining a generation of children

A parent’s guide to dropping your kid off at college

Helicopter Parenting Damages Kids – And Society

Helicoptered kids are sputtering out

Are We Overparenting Our Kids?

NYT Review of How to Raise an Adult

When Raising an Adult Requires Landing a Helicopter:

How Helicopter Parenting is Ruining a Generation:

Why Helicopter Parenting is Ruining Millennials:

How Coddled Kids Crumble:

How Schools are Handling the Overparenting Crisis:

“It’s time to kick overparenting to the curb”

Suicide on Campus and the Pressure of Perfection

The Parenting Paradox

Helicopter parents and their fragile kids

How to raise an adult — a parent’s guide

Millennials’ Parents Can’t Stop Meddling. How Big a Problem Is That?

Chicago Tribune’s Review of How to Raise an Adult

Why Helicopter Parents are Doing More Harm Than Good



YouTube – How to Raise An Adult Talk at Commonwealth Club in CA:

YouTube – Throw Out the Checklisted Childhood:

YouTube – Be Your Authentic Self (Tedx Talk):

YouTube – Long Term Risks of Overparenting:


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