If you need immediate help, please call 911 or the Military Crisis Line at 800-273-8255 and press 1

Family & Relationships

Family and relationships can be a great source of joy and support. Leaning on those you trust is a good way to cope with hard situations.

At times, however, families and relationships can also be a source of stress. Fortunately the Real Warriors Campaign can help you strengthen your relationships and keep your family healthy even while facing challenges. Use the following resources to learn more about how to develop and maintain strong relationships.

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Como Comprender y Enfrentar a Los Desastres

Los eventos traumáticos relacionados con el combate o despliegue militar podrían ocurrir durante su servicio militar. Estas experiencias pueden provocar reacciones de estrés que pueden afectar negativamente su salud mental. Sin embargo, es importante recordar que usted y su familia pueden afrontar experiencias similares tras un desastre. 

Understanding and Coping With Natural and Human-made Disasters

Traumatic events related to combat or deployments can occur during your military service. These experiences may cause stress reactions that can negatively impact your psychological health. However, it is important to remember that you and your family can face similar experiences following a natural or human-made disaster.