Military Deployment and its Consequences for Families

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-8711-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-8712-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-17

    Research and Training About Military Families: Where Are We?

  3. Relationship Functioning

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

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      Pages 21-35

      Bridging the Distance: Illustrations of Real-Time Communication of Support Between Partners and Deployed Members of the National Guard

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      Pages 37-59

      Relational Turbulence Within Military Couples During Reintegration Following Deployment

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      Pages 61-78

      Feasibility of Telephone Support Groups for Spouses of Returning Iraq and Afghanistan Service Members

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      Pages 79-84

      Evolution of a Research Agenda for Military Families

  4. Parenting and Child Outcomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 85-85

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      Pages 87-110

      General and Specialist Health Care Utilization in Military Children of Army Service Members Who Are Deployed

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      Pages 111-131

      Parenting Practices and Emotion Regulation in National Guard and Reserve Families: Early Findings from the After Deployment Adaptive Parenting Tools/ADAPT Study

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      Pages 133-147

      Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Military Families: Visible But Legally Marginalized

  5. Single Service Members

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 149-149

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      Pages 151-172

      Pre-deployment Well-Being Among Single and Partnered National Guard Soldiers: The Role of Their Parents, Social Support, and Stressors

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      Pages 173-191

      Towards a Better Understanding of Post-Deployment Reintegration

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      Pages 193-218

      Young Veterans and the Transition to Civilian Employment: Does Marital Status Matter?

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      Pages 219-237

      Recent Developments in the Uneasy Tension Between Family and Career: Competency-Related Perceptions of Women and Mothers

  6. Family Sequelae of Wounds and Injuries

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 239-239

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      Pages 241-257

      The Effects of Wounds of War on Family Functioning in a National Guard Sample: An Exploratory Study

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      Pages 259-280

      Resources and Coping Strategies Among Caregivers of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) Veterans with Polytrauma and Traumatic Brain Injury

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      Pages 281-292

      Combat-Related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Families

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      Pages 293-313

      Community-Based Support and Unmet Needs Among Families of Persons with Brain Injuries: A Mixed Methods Study with the Brain Injury Association of America State Affiliates

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 315-336