The Military Families Resource Center, created by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, provides information about various military family topics that impact mental health, including helpful guidelines for deployment and reintegration.
Facts for Families: Families in the Military. This brief provides common reactions children have when a parent deploys and suggestions for coping with the transition.
Facts for Families: Coming Home: Adjustment for Military Families. This brief takes into consideration each family member’s needs and feelings after the return of a service-member.