There’s no denying that the college admissions process is stressful for both parents and students. It feels like so much is riding on the successful navigation of the process. For parents used to shepherding their kids through all of life’s difficulties, it can seem especially hard to know when to intervene and when to hold back. Either approach can add to the feelings of stress. Parents need to know how to manage their own stress in order to stay sane and help their kids most effectively. Here are a few tips on how parents can manage stress during the college application process.
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