A survey of adolescent military family members' self-image
- Henry K. Watanabe
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The Offer Self-Image Questionnaire was administered to 135 adolescent military family members, ages 13 through 18. The data suggest that the usual demands placed on the military family do not deter the adolescent from developing a healthy self-image.
The contents herein do not necessarily reflect the views of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center or the Department of Defense.
Received his M.D. from Tulane University. Research interests are adolescence and substance abuse.
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- A survey of adolescent military family members' self-image
Journal of Youth and Adolescence
Volume 14, Issue 2 , pp 99-107
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- 1. Department of Psychiatry, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C.