Tag: leaving home

Video: Leaving Home for the First Time

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Leaving home for the first time is a huge (scary) step in your college life. Here are some things to expect and a bit of advice for what to do when you take that leap. read more

Hello From the Other Side...

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Student, Elmhurst College

What happens when you go to college only to return home and feel like an entirely different person? read more

What role can a college counselor play in preparing seniors for the transition to college life?

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By the time the student is ready to leave for college, the student and counselor have developed a trusting relationship. Therefore, the student might be more likely to ask the counselor the questions about which she or he is having anxiety than might otherwise be the case. read more