According to Bonnie Benard, the author of Resiliency: What We Have Learned, we all have the ability to bounce back from adversity. So what is it that makes some people more resilient than others? Does it all come down to the fact that some people have had harder lives, and therefore more opportunities to develop resiliency? Or is it just something some people are born with?
According to Benard, resilient children -- and adults -- share certain traits in common, and these traits are things we can all learn. Find out what they are, and how to help your kids develop them, in the article 5 Ways to Raise Resilient Children.
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