Reports and Papers

This page contains a list of reports, articles, papers, and other documents that have been authored, created, or formally reviewed by researchers and other staff members of the Military Family Research Institute.

  • The many faces of military families: Unique features of the lives of female service members
  • Publisher: Military Medicine
  • Year: 2016
  • Reference: Southwell, K. H., & MacDermid Wadsworth, S. M. (2016). The many faces of military families: Unique features of the lives of female service members. Military Medicine, 181, 70-79. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-15-00193
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  • The impact of deployment on parental, family and child adjustment in military families
  • Publisher: Child Psychiatry and Human Development
  • Year: 2016
  • Reference: Lester, P., Aralis, H., Sinclair, M., Kiff, C., Lee, K. H., Mustillo, S., MacDermid Wadsworth, S. M. (2016). The impact of deployment on parental, family and child adjustment in military families. Child Psychiatry and Human Development. doi: 10.1007/s10578-016-0624-9
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  • Emotion expression, avoidance and psychological health during reintegration: A dyadic analysis of actor and partner associations within a sample of military couples
  • Publisher: Journal of Social and Personal Relationships
  • Year: 2015
  • Reference: Marini, C. M., MacDermid Wadsworth, S. M., Christ, S. L., & Franks, M. M. (2015). Emotion expression, avoidance and psychological health during reintegration: A dyadic analysis of actor and partner associations within a sample of military couples. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 32(8), 1-22. doi: 10.1177/0265407515621180
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  • Maternal perspectives on deployment and child-mother relationships in military families
  • Publisher: Family Relations: Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Studies
  • Year: 2015
  • Reference:Posada, G., Walker, D., Cardin, J. F., Nyaronga, D., Schwarz, R., & MacDermid Wadsworth, S. M. (2015). Maternal perspectives on deployment and child-mother relationships in military families. Family Relations: Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Studies, 64, 651–664. DOI:10.1111/fare.12165
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  • Evaluation of a multimedia intervention for children and families facing multiple military deployments
  • Publisher: Journal of Primary Prevention
  • Year: 2015
  • Reference: Flittner O’Grady, A., Burton, E. T., Chawla, N., Topp, D., & MacDermid Wadsworth, S. M. (2015). Evaluation of a multimedia intervention for children and families facing multiple military deployments. Journal of Primary Prevention, 1-18. DOI 10.1007/s10935-015-0410-7
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  • Factors Associated With Civilian Employment, Work Satisfaction, and Performance Among National Guard Members.
  • Publisher: Psychiatric Services
  • Year: 2015
  • Reference: Nelson, C. B., Zivin, K, Walters, H., Ganoczy, D., MacDermid Wadsworth, S. M., & Valenstein, M. (2015). Factors Associated With Civilian Employment, Work Satisfaction, and Performance Among National Guard Members. Psychiatric Services, 66(12), 1318-1325. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.201400334
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  • The higher education landscape for US student service members and veterans in Indiana
  • Publisher: The International Journal of Higher Education Research
  • Year: 2015
  • Reference: Hitt, S., Sternberg, M., MacDermid Wadsworth, S. M., Vaughan, J., Carlson, R., Dansie, E., & Mohrbacher, M. (2015). The higher education landscape for US student service members and veterans in Indiana. The International Journal of Higher Education Research, 60(2). DOI: 10.1007/s10734-014-9854-6
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  • Help seeking by parents in military families on behalf of their young children
  • Publisher: The International Journal of Higher Education Research
  • Year: 2015
  • Reference: Flittner O’Grady, A. E., MacDermid Wadsworth, S. M., Willerton, E., Cardin, J. F., Topp, D., Mustillo, S., & Lester, P. (2015). Help seeking by parents in military families on behalf of their young children. Psychological Services, 12(3), 231-240. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/ser0000027
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  • The Higher Education Landscape
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2009
  • Authors: Sternberg, M., MacDermid, S., Vaughan, J., & Carlson, R.
  • Download: The Higher Education Landscape (pdf)
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  • Support for Casualty Notification Officers
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University
  • Year: 2008
  • Authors: Willerton, E., Samper, R., & MacDermid, S.
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  • Understanding and Promoting Resilience in Military Families
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2008
  • Authors: MacDermid, S., Samper, R., Schwarz, R., Nishida, J., & Nyaronga, D.
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  • Influences on Job Search Self-Efficacy of Spouses of Enlisted Military Personnel
  • Publisher: Human Performance; Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2007
  • Authors: Trougakos, J., Bull, R., Green, S., MacDermid, S., & Weiss, H.
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  • Military Libraries: Their Roles and Importance
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University
  • Year: 2006
  • Authors: Welch, E., Meyer, R., MacDermid, S. M., Weiss, H.
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  • Military OneSource: Its Use, Impact and Effectiveness
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2006
  • Authors: Sprenkle, D., Ko, M., & MacDermid, S.
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  • Adjustments among Adolescents in Military Families When a Parent is Deployed
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2005
  • Authors: Huebner, A., & Mancini, J.
  • Download: Adjustments Among Adolescents (pdf)
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  • Attitudes, Aptitudes, and Aspirations of American Youth: Implications for Military Recruitment
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2005
  • Authors: Authors: Schwarz, R., Mehta-Jackson, A., & Schultheis, M.
  • Download: Attitudes Aptitudes (pdf)
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  • Military Fathers on the Front Lines
  • Publisher: In W. Marsiglio, K. Roy, & G. L. Fox (Eds.), Situated fathering: A focus on physical and social spaces. Boulder, CO: Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Year: 2005
  • Authors: MacDermid, S. M., Schwarz, R., Faber, A., Adkins, J., Mishkind., M., & Weiss, H.
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  • Military OneSource Counseling: First Armored Division Pilot Counseling Program
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2005
  • Authors: Sprenkle, D., MacDermid, S., & Ko, M.
  • Download: Military OneSource Counseling (pdf)
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  • The Value of Caregiving: A Comparative Analysis of Compensation in Military Child Development Centers
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2005
  • Authors: Schwarz, R. L., Swan, R., MacDermid, S. M.
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  • Child Care Use and Satisfaction Among Military Families with Preschool Children
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2004
  • Authors: MacDermid, S., Strauss, R., Robbins, N., Wenz, H., Chang, Y., Schwarz, R., Weiss, H., Kontos, S.
  • Download: Child Care Use (pdf)
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  • Episodic Processes in Emotional Labor: Perceptions of Affective Delivery and Regulation Strategies
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2004
  • Authors: Weiss, H., Beal, D., Barros, E., & MacDermid, S.
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  • Ethnic Variations in the Connection Between Work-Induced Family Separation and Turnover Intent
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2004
  • Authors: Behnke, A., MacDermid, S., Anderson, J., Weiss, H.
  • Download: Ethnic Variations in the Connection (pdf)
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  • Nonwork Factors in Organizational Commitment
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University; Presented at the 2004 annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI
  • Year: 2004
  • Authors: Kurek, K., MacDermid, S., & Weiss, H
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  • The Financial Landscape for Military Parents of Young Children
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2004
  • Authors: MacDermid, S., Strauss, R., Robbins, N., Wenz, H., Chang, Y., Schwarz, R., Weiss, H., Kontos, S
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  • Staffing Your Child Care Center: A Theoretical and Practical Approach
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2003
  • Authors: Schwarz, R. L., MacDermid, S. M. Swan, R., Robbins, N. M., & Mathers, Carrie.
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  • Retention in the Armed Forces: Past Approaches and New Research Directions
  • Publisher: Military Family Research Institute, Purdue University
  • Year: 2002
  • Authors: Weiss, H., MacDermid, S., Strauss, R., Kurek, K., Le, B., & Robbins, D.
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