The impact of deployment on U.S. military families.

  title={The impact of deployment on U.S. military families.},
  author={Sean C Sheppard and Jennifer Weil Malatras and Allen C. Israel},
  journal={The American psychologist},
  volume={65 6},
Several recent articles have explored the effects of military deployment on U.S. service members' mental health outcomes. Although increased attention has also begun to focus on the effects of deployment on military families, providing a conceptualization for the mechanisms of this process can help organize existing information and inform future efforts. In this article we seek to draw greater attention to the effects of deployment on service members and to provide an overview of recent… CONTINUE READING

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