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Author: Jill Greenbaum

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Dr. Jill Greenbaum is an innovator in coaching teens and parents during the college search, using a strengths-based approach with teens to help them understand themselves, meet challenges, and learn to manage-and even enjoy-parts of this process. Her visual coaching style encourages self awareness, enhances self esteem, reduces distress, facilitates growth and goal achievement, and it sets Jill apart from her colleagues.

Posted April 2, 2014, 11 a.m. by Jill Greenbaum | View Comments
Getting Clear About Your Mission as a Parent

As the summer approaches and families gather, it’s the perfect time to pause and reflect on our roles as parents in our children’s lives. It’s a time for us to be asking, answering, and acting upon some foundational questions. In last month’s post we engaged in reflection. This month we move into action! Here are some steps on the path to creating a mission statement to refer to as you and your child move into uncharted territory. What is your mission as a parent? One way to begin, is to assemble, reflect, sift and sort through your values, beliefs, and ...