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Resilience is like a muscle you can build. It’s just a matter of knowing how.
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Social psychologist Dan Gilbert describes how our "psychological immune system" can help us find happiness when things don’t go as planned.
Writer and counseling psychologist Lee Daniel Kravetz describes five steps we can take to find realistic hope in the face of adversity.
Psychologist and author Guy Winch describes how changing our responses to failure can build resilience.
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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