From pre-school through the years beyond college, life is a series of transitions for children and parents alike. Today’s parents hear more, know more, and are more involved in all stages of their children’s lives. Technology has made it easier than ever for parents to solve, fix, and manage as their children move from one stage of life to the next. Parents are first responders who need help assisting their children’s calls for help.
Today’s parents must navigate new and unprecedented challenges. They are faced with new questions. Can fixing what’s broken today make it harder for my child to fix what’s broken tomorrow? Am I preparing my child to handle the social, emotional, physical, financial, and academic transition that is part of life? Is my parenting style empowering or overpowering? These are just some of the questions 5 Simple Rules For Parents addresses.
This practical and entertaining session combines insightful advice with facts, stats, humor and the latest trends to help parents and educators empower children to become strong self-advocates. Don’t miss this unique opportunity.
About Harlan Cohen
Harlan Cohen is a New York Times bestselling author, nationally syndicated advice columnist, and speaker who has visited over 400 college campuses. He is the author of five books including, The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into In College. The Naked Roommate: For Parents Only, and Dad’s Expecting Too! His newest book, Getting Naked: Five Steps to Finding the Love of Your Life While Fully Clothed and Totally Sober was recently released by St. Martin’s Press. Harlan is a frequent guest on television and radio programs and has appeared on the Today Show.