5. Improve

  1. Lorie T. DeCarvalho and
  2. Julia M. Whealin

Published Online: 8 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118232095.ch5

Healing Stress in Military Families: Eight Steps to Wellness

Healing Stress in Military Families: Eight Steps to Wellness

How to Cite

DeCarvalho, L. T. and Whealin, J. M. (2012) Improve, in Healing Stress in Military Families: Eight Steps to Wellness, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118232095.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118038215

Online ISBN: 9781118232095

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Keywords:

  • changing negative thoughts;
  • military family;
  • sexual intimacy;
  • socratic questioning;
  • family wellness

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Changing Negative Thoughts

  • Changes in the Military Family

  • Setting the Stage

  • Not Just a Problem with Sex

  • Eroding Trust in the Family

  • Issues in Sexual Intimacy

  • Considerations During Treatment

  • Intimacy Issues with Dan and Kate

  • Sexual Intimacy and Communication

  • Self–Disclosure

  • Taking Sides

  • Important Precautions

  • Starting Self–Disclosure: Kate's Perspective

  • Going Beneath the Surface

  • Starting Self–Disclosure: Dan's Perspective

  • The Gist of the Matter

  • Making It Real: Intimacy, Sex, Thoughts, and Feelings

  • Making It Real: Defining Intimacy in the Relationship

  • Making It Real: Breaking it Down

  • Using Socratic Questioning to Help Kate

  • The How–To of Socratic Questioning

  • Making It Real: Challenging and Correcting

  • Final Thoughts

  • Keys to Family Wellness