Jeffrey Jensen Arnett

Jeffrey Jensen Arnett is Professor of Psychology at Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts. His latest book Getting to 30: A Parent’s Guide to the 20-Something Years, will be published in May 2014.

Written by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett

Confident, idealistic, hard working… what’s not to like? Photo by Thomas Peter/Reuters

Childhood and adolescence

Living with your parents, single and with no clear career. Is this a failure to grow up or a whole new stage of life?

Jeffrey Jensen Arnett