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Why Can’t He Just Get a Job Already?

By | January 14th, 2013|Key Topics|

THE CHALLENGES FACING FAMILIES WITH A STUCK YOUNG ADULT MEMBER Today’s emerging adults (18 to 30+ year olds) represent the first generation of American youth who may not exceed the achievements of its parents. Yet no one is really talking about this in the media, in schools, or in families. In our success oriented, drive-based, [...]

Parents, Stuck Young Adults, and the Family System: Strategies for Change

By | January 14th, 2013|Key Topics|

Today’s young adults face social, educational, economic and technological challenges unprecedented in the history of human development. It is no surprise that the majority struggle mightily to separate and become independent from the family of origin. Recent research shows that 93% of parents who can provide economic assistance to their offspring ages 22-32 are doing [...]