The Mid-Life Squeeze

The Mid-Life Squeeze

Why are so many baby boomers sandwiched between boomerang adult kids and aging parents?

Life's Long, Lovely Afternoon: The Psychology of Middle Age

By Mindy Greenstein Ph.D.
Growing strong in middle age.

Boomer Parents Feel Squeeze of Supporting Their Young Adult Children

By Barbara Ray
Parents giving about $7500 annually to young adult children

How to Be an Aging Parent

By Mark Sherman Ph.D.
Some whimsical wisdom about that most difficult of relationships

Boomerang Kids Rely on Boomer Parents: Is It a Positive Trend?

By Vivian Diller Ph.D.
Boomer parents are supporting their kids during the economic downturn.

9 Ways to Live with Your Biggest Fan and Harshest Critic

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
Love My Mom, but...

Planning for Your Parents’ (Or Your) Old Age

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
Who will care for your parents? For you?

The Evening of Life: A Question for Adult Children of Aging Parents

By Mindy Greenstein Ph.D.
Older age and the quantity versus quality question.

Single with Ailing Parents: Who Cares?

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
Full-time job and full-time care?

Banishing Mid-life Regret

By Kathryn Betts Adams Ph.D., M.S.W.
We may be carrying around more than everyday regrets.

Why Do Men Want To Escape From Their Wives?

By J. R. Bruns M.D.
How do couples go from inseparable newlyweds to prickly porcupines?