The long war and parental combat deployment: effects on military children and at-home spouses.
|Title||The long war and parental combat deployment: effects on military children and at-home spouses.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||Lester, P, Peterson K, Reeves J, Knauss L, Glover D, Mogil C, Duan N, Saltzman W, Pynoos R, Wilt K, Beardslee W|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry|
|Date Published||2010 Apr|
|Keywords||Adaptation, Psychological, Afghanistan, Anxiety, Child, Child Behavior, Depression, Humans, Iraq, Military Personnel, Parent-Child Relations, Parents, Spouses, Stress, Psychological, Time Factors, War|
Given the growing number of military service members with families and the multiple combat deployments characterizing current war time duties, the impact of deployments on military children requires clarification. Behavioral and emotional adjustment problems were examined in children (aged 6 through 12) of an active duty Army or Marine Corps parent currently deployed (CD) or recently returned (RR) from Afghanistan or Iraq.
|Alternate Journal||J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry|