CFLE Network: Supporting Military and Veteran Families

Summer 2020

NCFR is proud to present its latest issue of CFLE Network, the newsletter for Certified Family Life Educators. This issue's topic is supporting military and veteran families.

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Articles marked by an asterisk (*) are open to the general public.

Family Life Education in Practice

  • Extension-Based CFLE and Veterans Service Office Partner to Deliver Financial Literacy Program to Veterans — by Katie Schlagheck, M.S., CFLE
  • Understanding the Unique Challenges of Reserve and National Guard Service Members and Families — by Shawna D. Wilhoite, MBA, CFLE-P, CA

Research Update for Practitioners

  • Military Cultural Competence: Implications for Those Working With Military Families — by Kelly Cheeseman, M.S., M.A.
  • Broadening Our Understanding of Military Family Systems and What It Means for FLE Practice — by Karen Shirer, Ph.D., and Sara Croymans, M.Ed., AFC
  • CFLEs Are More Equipped Than They Realize to Help Military Families Cope With Unique Stressors — by Alexus Hamilton, M.MFT, James Duncan, Ph.D., CFLE, DAV, and Kayla Reed-Fitzke, Ph.D., LMFT
  • Research Update: Snapshot of Military and Veteran Women in Transition and Suggested Supports — by Patricia Dwyer-Morgan, MPP

Ethics Case Study

  • Ethics Case Study: Military Families and Substance Abuse — by Ava Simmons, CFLE-P


  • Supporting Military and Veteran Families Resources

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