Urie Bronfenbrenner, co-founder of the national Head Start program and pre-eminent scholar in developmental psychology and child-rearing said it best, “Every child needs someone who is crazy about them.”
Faced with gnawing self-doubt, I called in for backup, seeking support and a sound advisor: my mother - the one person who would listen with love - not offering advice or agreeing that life was unfair or trying to make me feel better.
As your teen navigates Oak Park River Forest High School along with 3,200 other students, who is guiding your teen, answering questions, making recommendations and providing support? Who is in your teen’s corner?
Look no further than your student’s school counselor/college advisor.