Children's resilience to adversity

September 1993
Mothering;Fall93, Issue 68, p24
States that children from environments of extreme poverty, family turmoil, neighborhood violence and substance abuse manage to develop well. Resilience stemming directly from motherly love; High engagement in learning; Behavior problems nonexistent; `Vocabulary of resilience' by Dr. Steven J. Wolin of George Washington University; Comparison of `challenge model' and `damage model'.


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