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Resilience & Stress Management

This webpage by SAMHSA provides a collection of materials that address stress management and resilience. The resources can be applied to any type of stressful situation such as natural disaster, economic hardships, or coping with the loss of a loved one.

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Resilience - Giving Children the Skills to Bounce Back

With the incidence of childhood depression on the rise, it's great news that something can be done.

Resilience Guide for Parents and Teachers

We tend to idealize childhood as a carefree time, but youth alone offers no shield against the emotional hurts and traumas many children face.

Resiliency Builder

The Resiliency Builder was designed to be an effective, easy, and practical assessment and health-building tool for a variety of work settings.

Resiliency in Action Web site

This Web site provides an overview of resiliency, a resiliency quiz for individuals, books and pamphlets for sale, and a number of specialized resiliency traning opportunities.

Resiliency Scales for Children & Adolescents - A Profile of Personal Strengths (RSCA)

The Resiliency Scales for Children & Adolescents

Resiliency: Strategies for Parents and Educators

This article from the National Association of School Psychologists discusses the importance of resiliency in children and ways to develop resilience in various ways such as through attitudes and em

SAMHSA Disaster Training and Technical Assistance Supplemental Research Bulletin
This is the first part of a bi-annual report that informs on new and salient research in the field of disaster response and its effects on behavioral health. The purpose of the Research Bulletin is to provide practitioners, planners and other responders a summary of the most recently published research and literature reviews.
Schoolwide Methods for Fostering Resiliency

This document discusses how parents and school staff can build resiliency in children and youth to help them succeed in school. It describes characteristics of resiliency, characteristics that contribute to resiliency, and the role schools can play in fostering resiliency in students.  

The 12 Core Concepts: Concepts for Understanding Traumatic Stress Responses in Children and Families

This site defines the 12 Core Concepts for Understanding Traumatic Stress Responses in Children and Families. The Concepts serve as the conceptual foundation of the Core Curriculum on Childhood Trauma and provide a rationale for trauma-informed assessment and intervention.