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San Antonio Medical Foundation

Supporting Military Families with Young Children Throughout Deployment Lifecycle: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Strong Families Strong Forces

Brooke Army Medical Center

Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC) at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, is proud to provide safe, quality care to our military service members, their families, veterans and civilian emergency patients as the most robust and productive healthcare organization within the Military Health System (MHS).

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A randomized control trial with 150 pairs of active duty Service Members and their partners (for a total of 300 participants) who are parents of very young children (age birth to 5 years) who are preparing for an upcoming deployment within the next 4 - 6 months to compare a home-based reflective parenting program ( called Strong Families Strong Forces; SFSF2 ) compared to a self-care program in supporting active duty parents and their partners with young children through a full cycle of deployment

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