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Authored by Dr. Michelle Murray on September 6, 2022
Dear Dr. Michelle:

My 18-year-old is heading off to college for the first time and I'm a wreck! I'm happy for her and yet I can't stop all the worries in my head. And I'm really sad she's leaving. It's supposed to be a happy time but I'm feeling so lost. How do I get on board with sending her off to college?

Dear Laura:

I Dr. Michelle K. Murray sits down with Tera Girardin to answer your question via video! Dr. Michelle explains the different ways to put your mind at ease as your daughter heads off to college, and making you feel that she is prepared to live independently. 

Watch the full video below.


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