Variables related to the psychological well being of Army wives during the stress of an extended military separation.

@article{Knapp1993VariablesRT,
  title={Variables related to the psychological well being of Army wives during the stress of an extended military separation.},
  author={Thomas S. Knapp and Sandra J. Newman},
  journal={Military medicine},
  year={1993},
  volume={158 2},
  pages={
          77-80
        }
}
Past research has indicated that extended military separations have a profound impact on military wives. The present study examines the relationship between self-esteem, locus of control, accumulated stressors, perceived military stress, and the psychological well-being of 74 Army wives whose husbands were stationed in the Persian Gulf. Accumulated stressors and perceived military stress were able to account for a significant portion of the variance in psychological well-being. This suggests… CONTINUE READING
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