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The Resource Coming back together : a guide to successful reintegration after your partner returns from military deployment, Steven L. Sayers, PhD ; foreword by Keith Armstrong, LCSW

Coming back together : a guide to successful reintegration after your partner returns from military deployment, Steven L. Sayers, PhD ; foreword by Keith Armstrong, LCSW

Label
Coming back together : a guide to successful reintegration after your partner returns from military deployment
Title
Coming back together
Title remainder
a guide to successful reintegration after your partner returns from military deployment
Statement of responsibility
Steven L. Sayers, PhD ; foreword by Keith Armstrong, LCSW
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "When a partner or spouse returns from war, it is a time of joy; but it is also a time of transition, challenges, and uncertainty. The truth is that the process of reintegration can last for years, and it can be a particularly difficult time for both returning heroes and their families. If your partner has recently returned from war, or if they will be returning soon, you should be prepared for the unique challenges that lay ahead. Your loved one may suffer from psychological and physical wounds, experience "battlemind," a condition that leaves them constantly anxious and on-edge, and they may even have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). If they are uncommunicative, you may feel like you are living with a stranger, and struggle to recreate the bond of intimacy you once shared. In Coming Back Together, clinical psychologist Steven L. Sayers offers real tools to help you reestablish family routines and build a stronger sense of intimacy with your partner after a military deployment, even if they are resistant to help. The challenges of reintegration can come as a surprise, but you can arm yourself with the skills needed to face this difficult time and help your partner build the resilience needed to heal. This book will be your guide"--
  • "When a spouse or partner returns from war, it is a time of joy and celebration. However, it may also be difficult to readjust to life together after long periods of being apart. Returning service members face many challenges on the path to reintegration, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, insomnia, "battlemind," and more. In Coming Back Together, clinical psychologist Steven L. Sayers offers real tools to help combat veterans and their partners reestablish family routines and build a stronger sense of intimacy and resilience after a military deployment, even if the returning partner is resistant to help"--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sayers, Steven L
Dewey number
646.7/82086970973
Index
no index present
LC call number
U22.3
LC item number
.S29 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
BF 335
NLM item number
S274c 2014
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soldiers
  • Military spouses
  • Families of military personnel
  • Marriage
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • HISTORY
  • United States
  • Adaptation, Psychological
  • Family
  • Family Relations
  • Military Personnel
  • Stress, Psychological
Label
Coming back together : a guide to successful reintegration after your partner returns from military deployment, Steven L. Sayers, PhD ; foreword by Keith Armstrong, LCSW
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-188)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The reunion: Waiting for your partner's return -- When your partner first returns -- Rediscovering intimacy -- Who does what? -- Watching -- Making it work -- Helping your partner redevelop relationships with the kids -- Special challenges and getting support -- When do we go for help?
Control code
ocn857740852
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 188 pages
Isbn
9781608829859
Lccn
2014009366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)857740852
Label
Coming back together : a guide to successful reintegration after your partner returns from military deployment, Steven L. Sayers, PhD ; foreword by Keith Armstrong, LCSW
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-188)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The reunion: Waiting for your partner's return -- When your partner first returns -- Rediscovering intimacy -- Who does what? -- Watching -- Making it work -- Helping your partner redevelop relationships with the kids -- Special challenges and getting support -- When do we go for help?
Control code
ocn857740852
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 188 pages
Isbn
9781608829859
Lccn
2014009366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)857740852

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