How to Prepare for IA Deployment

Boettcher, Diane
April 2008
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr2008, Vol. 134 Issue 4, p80
Conference Proceeding
The article offers suggestions on how to prepare for individual augmentee (IA) deployment by the U.S. Navy. It is reported that this type of deployment represents a significant culture shift for U.S. Navy. It is suggested that new IAs should bring helpful suggestions in a manner that can be heard. It is also suggested that new IAs should keep the family close and they should also have goals.


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