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FCS7-196
Renewing Infant Attachment Bond Following Military Deployment
8/17/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Laura Compton, Amy Hosier
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences, HES Family Sciences
 Series: Human Development and Family Relationships (FCS7 series)
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With the length of deployment averaging 12 months, this process may be confusing for children of military members, especially those of young ages. Even when close parent-child bonds exist prior to deployment, extended absences may negatively impact this bond. Therefore, military members and their families must be patient in the renewal of attachment bonds following the long separation during a military deployment.

web only | 4 pages | 1,292 words | 4 downloads | PDF: 1,069 kb



FCS7-195
Adolescence and Military Deployment
8/17/2011 (new)

 UK Authors: Laura Compton, Amy Hosier
 Departments: Family and Consumer Sciences, HES Family Sciences
 Series: Human Development and Family Relationships (FCS7 series)
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For adolescents (12 to 17 years old), the normal stressors of development along with the added stressors of parental deployment can be overwhelming. Support for adolescents facing parental deployment is a critical issue for mental health professionals and military families.

web only | 4 pages | 1,211 words | 2 downloads | PDF: 434 kb