Parental Deployment and Military Children: A Century of Research
[Technical Report, Book Chapter]
NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA
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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.
- Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics