Resilience in Adolescence: Bouncing Back
This presentation will examine resilience in adolescence, focusing on brain development as well as social, educational and familial supports. We will explore the research on benefits, promotion and programming that can help develop and maintain positive growth during adolescence, recognizing the unique challenges and risks during this critical period of development.
- Participants will understand a definition of resilience as it relates to adolescence
- Participants will be able to list 3 benefits of being resilient
- Participants will understand at least 2 ways to support resilience in adolescence