Strengthening a marriage around a military deployment

How do you create a strong marriage while a spouse is deployed? Deployment can put aa strain on relationships between spouses; it can change the interaction between family members, and have an impact on the relationships between children and the deployed parent.

Dr. Iman Williams Christians, Clinic Director at Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic, shares helpful advice on what partners can do before and during deployment to help their relationships during time apart.

Is your relationship prepared for deployment?

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