Countdown to College

On stress, sex, and fitting in—what students (and their parents) should know about entering higher ed.

50 Tips for College Students

By Stephanie A. Sarkis Ph.D.
Make your experience more fun and satisfying.

An Open Letter to College Freshmen

By Mitchell M. Handelsman Ph.D.
How to think straight about college.

How Parents Can Prepare Kids

By Wanda Behrens-Horrell L.C.S.W., N.C.P
Help your child start school on the right foot.

Depression on Campus

By Hara Estroff Marano
A variety of stresses fuel a growing trend for students.

College Confidential

By Pamela Cytrynbaum
Stress, sex and the lives of college students.

Going Off to College

By Robert London MD
College freshmen need extra support and reassurance from home.

Healthy Minds

By Elana Premack Sandler L.C.S.W., M.P.H
How college campuses are reframing, revamping, and repositioning mental health.

College Life

By Dana S Dunn Ph.D.
A first-impressions primer for first-year students

Separating Sensible and Binge Drinking on College Campuses

By Stanton Peele Ph.D.
What we need to teach students.

Drunk Support

By Thomas Vander Ven Ph.D.
Making the college party scene safer.

Midterms and Finals: Making it Through Without Falling Apart

By Ruth C. White Ph.D.
Reduce your stress and raise your grade

7 Simple Ways to Cut Your College Costs

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
How to get the most bang for your educational buck

Preparing Teens and College Kids for The World They'll Enter as Adults

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
How can families prepare students for doing well when they finish college?

Parents of College Freshmen: Don't Let Go Too Fast!

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
Letting go may not always help your college student.

The Secret to College Success

By Eric Charles Ph.D
What smart kids do outside of class.

Avoid Being a Helicopter Parent As You Send Your Kid to College

By Tristan Gorrindo M.D.
Are constant texts and phone calls keeping your child from healthy separation?