Topic: Resilience

Holocaust survivors' testimonials shed light on our ability to recover after traumatic experiences, researcher finds

April 20, 2009

Forgiveness Illuminated: A University of Texas at Austin scholar tries to capture what is behind one of the most impressive human qualities--the ability to pull yourself together and bounce back after grave setbacks and major crises. It doesn't get grimmer than enduring and surviving the Holocaust, so that's where Dr. Roberta Greene went to glean insights into resilience, forgiveness and survivorship.

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Researcher discusses how to manage stress

June 30, 2008
Researcher discusses how to manage stress

Unless you're a natural-born optimist, of course, you may really have to work at seeing possibilities when times are tough.

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Resilience is key to thriving rather than just surviving, says expert

June 16, 2008

Houston's M.D. Anderson Cancer Center sees, treats and studies about 80,000 adult and pediatric patients a year. If you ask a doctor there how most patients handle the battle with cancer, you'll find that it's a little like asking how most people handle marriage or getting an MBA.

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Resilience Improves Diabetes Self-Management, According to Preliminary Study Results

April 28, 2008

Resilience expert Dr. Mary Steinhardt has completed the first stage of a diabetes study, the results of which show that coaching classes and resilience-building can help African American adults with type 2 diabetes more successfully self-manage the disease.

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