Accession Number:

AD1158087

Title:

Parental Deployment and Military Children: A Century of Research

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Book Chapter]

Corporate Author:

NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date:

2021-11-27

Pagination or Media Count:

29

Abstract:

This chapter focuses on the consequences of temporary parental separation for children in US military families, arguably the most high-profile element of military experience. Although beyond our scope, we recognize other important aspects of military life affecting children, such as frequent relocations, chronic parental work stress, and risk of parental injury or death NASEM, 2019. Furthermore, other children around the world face threat of war-related injury or death themselves.

Descriptors:

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]