Key Facts on Resilience

  title={Key Facts on Resilience},
  author={Kara K. Ballenger-Browning and Douglas C. Johnson},
Resilience research holds promise for its potential to inform treatment of stress-related pathology. Likewise, a better understanding of the mechanisms that promote resilience can inform training programs aimed at preventing maladaptive responses to trauma (e.g., stress inoculation training). However, the emergence of programs offering methods to make individuals resilient suggests the term may be misunderstood. Resilience as a construct has traditionally lacked a consistent, complete and… 
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  • Psychology
    The American psychologist
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