Colleges are starting to give parents deadlines for leaving campus when they bring their children to school. Dr. Jeff Gardiere came to Good Day New York to discus the topic.
Dr. Gardiere has some practices to help ease the anxiety.
Dr. Gardiere's tips for letting go:
THE COLLEGE DROP-OFF
1. ONLY TEXT ONCE A DAY
2. CALL EVERY COUPLE OF DAYS
3. ONE CARE PACKAGE/MONTH
4. PRACTICE HEALTHER HABITS
GOOD BOOK FOR PARENTS TO GET:
"Letting Go: A Parent's Guide to Understanding the College Years," which, in its fourth edition, has sold more than 300,000 copies.