Views from the Home Front : The Experience of Children from Military Families


Publication Date: January 2009

Publisher: RAND Corporation

Author(s): Anita Chandra; Sandraluz Lara-Cinisomo; Lisa H. Jaycox; Terri Tanielian; Rachel M. Burns; Teague Ruder; Bing Han

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Type: Brief

Abstract:

Summarizes research showing that children from military families experience above-average levels of emotional and behavioral difficulties and that longer parental deployments are associated with greater difficulties.