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All families have their ups and downs, but military life comes with its own unique challenges. Resilient families bounce back quickly from stress and major transitions. They are flexible, optimistic, have confidence in their own strengths and recognize when to reach out for support. Build resilience in your family with these resources from Military OneSource.
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