The college guy in this picture is smiling, and being brave about it. Mom is having a hard time. Mom is closer to the truth in 2012 - because college just isn't all roses any more. There are no guarantees. Planning makes a difference.
I've been writing about this ADHD challenge for years now, - but with summer fun looming, with that senior year in high school in the dust of memory, it bears repeating big time: ADHD Symptoms Arise in Context - especially in the Context of Change.