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Resilience: Dealing with Adversity and Setbacks

  • Karen F. DeppaEmail author
  • Judith Saltzberg
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Fire book series (BRIEFSFIRE)

Abstract

Positive psychology has identified resilience as key to the way healthy individuals handle adversity and setbacks. Resilience is about the way people deal with negative experiences that occur as part of a full life.

Keywords

Positive Psychology Dorsal Raphe Nucleus Personal Protective Equipment Character Strength Resilience Research 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.BrookevilleUSA
  2. 2.University of PennsylvaniaWynnewoodUSA

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