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Resilience is like a muscle you can build. It’s just a matter of knowing how.
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Writer and psychologist Andrew Solomon encourages us to forge meaning from our struggles and build a new identity that incorporates even the worst events in our lives.
Some days can be harder than others. Use these strategies from Option B to find strength on hard days like holidays, anniversaries, and birthdays.
A leading trauma expert and clinical psychologist explains why talking about trauma helps the healing process.
Psychologist Kelly McGonigal outlines how we can build resilience by connecting with and caring for other people during times of stress.
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