Focus on the Family

Your Time Apart - Making It Through and Back

Here are some tips for thriving during, and after, your spouse's absence.

by Erin Prater

The goodbye is over -- good for you! You've made it through what was most likely the toughest moment of your time apart. The next thing you have to look forward to? The reunion!

Here are some tips for making it from the moment after goodbye through the readjustment period with your health, sanity and emotions intact.

During Separation

After the Reunion