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“The amount of time servicemembers are engaged in their official duties at a location or under circumstances that made it infeasible for a member to spend off-duty time in the housing in which the member resides.”

Citation: Blaisure, K.R., Saalthoff-Wells, T., Pereira, A. MacDermid Wadsworth, S., & Dombro, A. L. (2015). Serving military families – theories, research, and application. Taylor & Francis Ltd.

Category: Military

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Parametric statistics are those "statistics designed for normally distributed data".

Citation: Morgan, G. A., Leech, N. L., Gloeckner, G. W., and Barrett, K. C. (2013). IBM SPSS for introductory statistics: Use and interpretation. New York, NY: Routledge.

Category: Data analyses

Restating another person’s message to clarify their partner’s intended meaning.

Citation: Taft, C. T., Murphy, C. M., & Creech, S. K. (2016). Introduction. In C. T. Taft, C. M. Murphy, & S. K. Creech, Trauma-informed treatment and prevention of intimate partner violence (p. 3–12). American Psychological Association. https://doi.org/10.1037/14918-001

Category: Programs, therapies, and resources

Parceling involves the inference of latent constructs through the aggregation of items.

Citation: Matsunaga, M. (2008). Item parceling in structural equation modeling: A primer. Communication Methods and Measures, 2(4), 260–293. https://doi.org/10.1080/19312450802458935

Category: Data analyses

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“Parents’ availability and effectiveness in caring for their children.”

Citation: Blaisure, K. R., Saathoff-Wells, T., Pereira, A., MacDermid Wadsworth, S., & Dombro, A. L. (2015). Serving military families -theories, research, and application. Taylor & Francis Ltd.

Category: Programs, therapies, and resources

Peer-reviewed journals are scholarly journals containing articles written by experts in a particular field and reviewed by other experts in that field before publication. Publications in peer-reviewed journals are more likely to be scientifically valid since they have been approved by the reviewing experts.

Category: Methodology

Perceptual bias refers to mental shortcuts that people use to gain understanding of the world which result in partial or inaccurate assumptions.

Category: Errors and biases

Performance bias occurs when the interventionists in a research study do not all perform at the same level of quality, thus distorting the potential cause-effect relationship between the intervention and participant outcomes.

Citation: Pannucci, C. J., & Wilkins, E. G. (2010). Identifying and avoiding bias in research. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 126(2), 619–625. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0b013e3181de24bc

Category: Errors and biases

“A relocation of a service member’s work affiliation from one unit or duty station to another; service members may request their duty preference but the assignment is determined by the needs of the branch of service.”

Citation: Blaisure, K. R., Saathoff-Wells, T., Pereira, A., MacDermid Wadsworth, S., & Dombro, A. L. (2015). Serving military families -theories, research, and application. Taylor & Francis Ltd.

Category: Military

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Permissive parents are child-centered but make few demands of their children. They are warm and responsive but lack control.

Citation: Aunola, K., Stattin, H., & Nurmi, J. E. (2000). Parenting styles and adolescents' achievement.

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