2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) 
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2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Military Families and Culture

Return to: M.S. in Mental Health Counseling

In this specialization, students can acquire the advanced skills needed to help families cope with the complex emotional challenges of military life. Students explore the nuances of military culture as well as common hardships associated with the military lifestyle—from prolonged separation and combat-related injuries to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Students are also introduced to considerations and best practices for counseling active military personnel, veterans, and their spouses and children.