The Family Business
- For decades airmen have packed their families and hit the road, bound for new bases. Those trips have become a...Ride of Passage. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;May99, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p16
Relates the experience of the author in cross-country trips in the United States made by his family as part of life in the United States (US) Air Force. Father as Airman for the US Air Force; Impact of the trips on the family.
- Concerns about Career Stigma by Military Parents of Children with Psychiatric Illness. Sansone, Randy A.; Matheson, V. Grace; Gaither, George A.; Logan, Nate // Military Medicine;Feb2008, Vol. 173 Issue 2, p134
Stigma is known to have deleterious effects or, individuals with psychiatric disorders as well as their family members. In this study, we examined stigma with regard to career concerns among active duty members of the Air Force with children who have psychiatric disorders. Albeit a weak...
- The Right Stuff. Margolis, Dawn // Baby Talk;Apr98, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p14
Reports the increase in the number of pilots departing from the United States Air Force as of 1996 due to family commitments.
- Soldier Comes Out To Mom. EDABURN, PATRICK // Moderate Voice;9/29/2011, p15
The article presents the author's insights on a video which shows a soldier who reached out to his father and mother.
- R&R -- Return and Reunion. O'Donnell-Ames, Jodie // Exceptional Parent;Nov2008, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p82
The article discusses the reunion of military personnel with their family, paying particular focus on teenage family members. Having a parent who is deployed on military duty can be life changing for a child or teen but so can their return home. A teenager coping with a returned parent can use...
- Through the Eyes and from the Hearts of America's Military Children (Update). DE WIND, DORIAN // Moderate Voice;04/05/2013, p15
The article focuses on the special challenges faced by U.S. military children who move frequently. It explores how military children serve the country in their own way by rising to the challenges of military life, increasing their military parents' strength and their resilience, and being and...
- CHILD ABUSE. Ash, Katie // Education Week;5/16/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 37, p14
The article discusses the findings from a report titled ""Effect of Deployment on the Occurrence of Child Maltreatment in Military and Nonmilitary Families," which was published in the May 15, 2007, issue of the "American Journal of Epidemiology." The report found that children of deployed...
- We are a professional force preparing for combat. Lorber, John G. // Flying Safety;Aug95, Vol. 51 Issue 8, p2
Discusses the `dues' that members of the US Air Force are expected to `pay' to keep the title of a professional air crew member. Physical and mental preparation; Thorough preflight checks; Rapid and accurate reaction to problems encountered during takeoff; Sticking to the briefed air plan;...
- There I was... // Flying Safety;Nov95, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p2
Discusses the flight mission of a United States Air Force copilot in bad weather. Experience related.