"Helicopter parent is a colloquial, early 21st-century term for a parent who pays extremely close attention to his or her child's or children's experiences and problems, particularly at educational institutions. They are so named because, like helicopters, they hover closely overhead, rarely out of reach, whether their children need them or not........"
Do 'Helicopter Moms' Do More Harm Than Good?
'Hovering Mothering' Has Become Common on College Campuses
ABC News Article: http://abcnews.go.com/2020/Health/story?id=1237868&page=1
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