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Anticipate challenges / Reduce worry / Effectively guide your student

male college studentThat breathless sense of not knowing how your student is really doing, worrying, family stress, new communication patterns, wanting the best, wondering how to effectively guide, and how to step in and out of your student’s development during the college years – this is parenting a college student! Sound familiar?

I am interested in reducing your worry and stress, and helping you to anticipate and navigate challenges and opportunities as you parent your college student.

Enhance your student's college experience through informed parenting. 

What's Your Parenting Approach? Read More Here

parenting your college student book coverWhether you access free parenting resources, purchase Parenting Your College Student, or have a few coaching sessions, you will gain insight into challenges, feel better prepared when stressful situations arise, reduce your stress, expand your communication approaches, and more effectively pair freedom and support as your student navigates college.

With three decades of experience working with college students, and more than a decade as a parent coach dedicated to working with parents of pre-college and college enrolled students, I can help you move from challenges to solutions, and will share my expertise as you guide your student to make the most of their educational and life experiences.

parent coach certificationKay Kimball Gruder, M.Ed.                                                                                         

PCI Certified Parent Coach® who has achieved Parent Coach Certification®

      Advisory Council Member, Association for PCI Certified Parent Coaches®  

Contact Me: [email protected]                                                 




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