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U.S. Military Culture and the Impact on Children and Adolescents

Analyze specific issues and topics related to U.S. Military culture and the impact of war on children and adolescents. Culture means being in the context affected by war and deployment in one's family. For example, discuss how growing up in a military family during war affects family system dynamics and other social systems

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Analyze specific issues and topics related to U.S. Military culture and the impact of war on children and adolescents. Culture means being in the context affected by war and deployment in one's family. For example, discuss how growing up in a military family during war affects family system dynamics and other social systems.

According to Park (2011), in order to assess the impact that the military culture has on children and adolescents is to understand the definition of family, and the way that family is currently recognized. As she explains, the nuclear family that includes a mother, military children and their families have been neglected in mainstream psychology. However, the change in the family structure has led to the needs of military children and their families. In the military, the definition of a family meant a mother and a father and their biological children with one of the parents in uniform. ...

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