Useful Resources


The Parent’s Crash Course in Career Planning. Marcia B. Harris & Sharon L. Jones. 2007, VGM Career Horizons. Available at

What Color is Your Parachute? Richard Nelson Bolles. 2006, Ten Speed Press.

Career Coaching Your Kids, Second Edition: Guiding Your Child Through the Process of Career 

Discovery. David H. Montross, Theresa E. Kane, & Robert Jay Ginn. 2004, Davies-Black Publishing.

Letting Go: A Parents’ Guide to Understanding the College Years, Fourth Edition by Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger

Don't Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years. Helen E. Johnson, Christine Shelhas-Miller. 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin’s Press.

Career and Leadership Development Center