- TROUBLE AT HOME. Skipp, Catharine; Ephron, Dan; Hastings, Michael // Newsweek;10/23/2006, Vol. 148 Issue 17, p48
The article focuses on the effects of the Iraq war on military families and their marriages. The challenges of parenting while one spouse is serving are provided. Details are given on the soldiers' length of time spent in Iraq, while comparisons are made on the average length of deployment in...
- Family Care Plans. Chucala, Steven // Soldiers;Jul2006, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p44
The article focuses on the problems facing U.S. soldiers concerning Family Care Plan (FCP). The consequences facing military personnel over their failure to comprehend and comply with the FCP requirements are given. Information on the consequences that soldiers may face if they perform their...
- Mechanisms of Risk and Resilience in Military Families: Theoretical and Empirical Basis of a Family-Focused Resilience Enhancement Program. Saltzman, William; Lester, Patricia; Beardslee, William; Layne, Christopher; Woodward, Kirsten; Nash, William // Clinical Child & Family Psychology Review;Sep2011, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p213
Recent studies have confirmed that repeated wartime deployment of a parent exacts a toll on military children and families and that the quality and functionality of familial relations is linked to force preservation and readiness. As a result, family-centered care has increasingly become a...
- OPERATION SANTA SURPRISE: PRO FOOTBALL TEAM HONORS ARMY RESERVE FAMILIES. Dawson, Leela // Army Reserve Magazine;Winter2006, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p20
The article reports on recognition of three families of Soldiers of the 723rd Main Support Company on the field at Dolphins Stadium Christmas night on the second half of Operation Santa Surprise.
- Russia's powerhouses of dissent: mothers. Matloff, Judith // Christian Science Monitor;2/24/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 64, p1
Reports on the efforts of the Soldiers' Mothers Committee, a Russian national group that boldly challenges Russia's male-dominated military bureaucracy to help families find information about sons or relatives.
- Give military families the support that they have so honorably earned. Davis, Susan // Hill;6/2/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 62, p22
The article reports on the need of a strong level of commitment and attention to programs that will support military families in the U.S.
- home front. DiConsiglio, John // Scholastic Choices;Oct2005, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p10
Focuses on the problems faced by the families of the American soldiers engaged in war with Iraq. INSETS: Ways to cope;Humor helps.
- What Happens When the Family Law Battle Enters the Military Battleground? Dasilva, Willard H. // Family Advocate;Fall2005, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p4
Presents an introduction to the articles related to legal problems arising out of families in military service that appear in the November 2005 issue of the journal "Family Advocate."
- Know the News. // Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;11/9/2007, Vol. 77 Issue 9, p4
A quiz about articles published within the issue is presented, including one on veterans and another on Military Family Month.