Breaking Free of the Overparenting Trap

Julie Lythcott-Haims, author of "How to Raise an Adult," speaks at Beth Emet Synagogue in Evanston at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8.

Her book criticizes helicopter parenting and sets forth an alternate philosophy for raising preteens and teens to self-sufficient young adulthood.

Lythcott-Haims offers a rallying cry for those who wish to ensure that the next generation can take charge of their own lives with competence and confidence.

The event is free. RSVP to info@bethemet.org or call 847-869-4230 ext. 301.

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