Homecoming Tips for Spouses and Troops
It takes time to get used to being together as a family again -- follow these tips to make the transition easier.
Spouse Welcomes Home Husband
Isabel Hodge writes about her husband’s homecoming and shares his thoughts on what servicemembers most value when they return...
Here's What You Need to Know About Reintegration
You’ve spent months looking forward to this moment: Reunion. But after reunion comes reintegration -- and while both are exci...
How to Talk to Your Children After Deployment
Kids often say the time after their parent returns home is the toughest part of a deployment for them. It's because of all th...
Marriage Counseling a Backdoor to PTSD Help
Sarah knew there was a problem almost right away. When Sean returned home from deployment, he wasn't himself.
How to Sleep With Someone New When You're Already Married to Him
This is not about sex. Its about how to sleep with someone again after you've spent a lot of time not sleeping with him or he...
What to Expect When They Come Home
Homecoming is always cited as a tremendous source of joy and relief after any deployment. Post-deployment honeymoon periods v...
Coming Home to a Baby
A soldier figures out how to adjust to first-time fatherhood after a long deployment, as his family welcomes him home.
Reintegration Concerns Are Normal, Expected Part of Deployment Cycle
If you're feeling anxious about reuniting with a loved one after being deployed for 15 months, or if you've already redeploye...