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Supporting Children and Youth During the Holidays in Times of Stress

National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention

For many of us, the holiday times are an exciting and joyful period.

Children, Teens, and Resiliency

American Academy of Pediatrics

This website provides insight, guidance, and advice to help teens and families cope with the pressures of day-to-day life.

Building Resiliency in Children

Michael G. Conner, Psy.D,

Whether you realize this or not, you may be helping your children to become resilient.

Building Resiliency: Helping Children Learn to Weather Tough Times

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

Adversity is a natural part of life. At some point, we all face difficulties, such as family problems, serious illness, a personal crisis, or a painful loss.

Resiliency-A Paradigm Shift for Schools

University of Minnesota

This newsletter addresses the benefits of thinking about the resiliency of children, rather than their risk factors and draws our attention to some of the levers that schools and social agencies ca


Ten Ways to Foster Resiliency in Children


Resilient children are those who adapt well, despite experiencing adversity in their lives.


Children and Resiliency

Linda Goldman

This website provides signs of a resilient child and activities to promote resiliency in children.

Fostering Resilience in Children


This brief provides an overview of the nature of resilience, and looks at the importance of caring relationships, high expectations, and opportunities for participation.

Promoting Resilience in Children: What Parents Can Do

Center for Effective Collaboration and Practice

This brief identifies factors that may contribute to academic failure and behavioral problems (risk factors), as well as factors that help promote resiliency (protective factors).

A Guide to Promoting Resilience in Children: Strengthening the Human Spirit

The International Resilience Project

This book was created to serve as a practical guide that will help adults to promote resilience in children. It discusses the background behind the concept of resilience and examines resl