Resilience and the Student Experience: Building Grit and Perseverance in Our Students
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Resilience is a characteristic that has the potential to influence our students, not only during their higher education experience, but throughout their lives. This presentation will describe the characteristics of the resilient student and explore the impact of resilience on academic success, athletic performance and work experiences. We will discuss existing programs designed to enhance resilience as well as instruments used to measure resilience.
- Physicians and Physician Assistants
- Psychologists, Counselors, and Social Workers
- Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
- Health Educators
- Social Workers
The participant should be able to:
- Describe the impact of resilience on performance across a variety of situations.
- Discuss the current research on resiliency training.
- Identify instruments that can be used to measure resiliency.
- Describe a short-term resiliency training program begun at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Keith Anderson, PhD
Rennsselaer Polytechnic Institute
Peter Forkner, PhD
Program Planning Committee
Resolution of Potential Conflicts of Interest — Program Planning Committee:
Program Planning Committee members have completed conflict of interest statements regarding relationships with commercial entities. Each of the Program Planning Committee members have reported no relevant financial conflicts of interest.
2016 Program Planning Committee Roster
The fee for the download of this program is $25.00 and is payable directly to Conference Media via their website (see link below). We encourage you to share this download with colleagues at your institution.
There is an additional fee for each individual requesting continuing education credit. This is payable to ACHA and is required prior to receiving your CE certificate. This fee is non-refundable.
ACHA individual members at member institutions: FREE
ACHA individual members at a non-member institution: $15
Download Session Recording
Purchase and download the session from Conference Media (requires QuickTime 7, available free from Apple.com).
Instructions for Obtaining Credit
It is estimated that it will require 1.5 hours to view the download of this program and complete the post-test and evaluation. (You will be asked to identify the type of credit you are requesting when you take the post-test.)
Step 1: View the downloaded of the session (see "View Session" above).
Step 2: Complete the Post-test and Evaluation Form. (Note: you may print the post-test prior to viewing the download.)
Step 3: Purchase CE credit. Exception: ACHA individual members at member institutions receive free credit, so may skip this step.
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