29 04, 2018

How People Learn to Become Resilient

By |2018-04-29T12:20:48-05:00April 29th, 2018|What's New|Comments Off on How People Learn to Become Resilient

Resilience refers to the ability of a person to excel in life even when faced with difficult situations. This article explores the topic of resilience and related research

16 04, 2018

Supportive Relationships and Active Skill-Building Strengthen the Foundations of Resilience

By |2018-04-16T12:52:22-05:00April 16th, 2018|What's New|Comments Off on Supportive Relationships and Active Skill-Building Strengthen the Foundations of Resilience

Some people children respond to adversity in a negative manner that has an impact on quality of life while other children are able to transcend these experiences and thrive. This report discusses the concept of resilience with a discussion about future directions for policy and programs.

9 04, 2018

Family Focus on Self-Determination

By |2018-04-09T13:30:07-05:00April 9th, 2018|What's New|Comments Off on Family Focus on Self-Determination

This research to practice brief by the National Gateway to Self-Determination addresses the role of families in helping people take an active role in directing their own lives.