Latest Psychological resilience Stories

2013-03-12 23:00:44

Parenting is often a battle of wills with chaos and fighting taking up far more time than peace and quiet. Instead of using more and more control, the answer is found in the opposite direction. Peterborough, NH (PRWEB) March 12, 2013 A parenting power struggle is a fight to the finish when the parent and child are both out to win, says Bonnie Harris director of Connective Parenting. Most parents believe they are right because, after all, they´re the parent. If the parent wins, the...

2013-03-07 23:00:08

The Flockd catalyst unveils larger Flockd Pyramids for groups at the Global Coworking Unconference Conference and announces “Flockd-enabled” Location Functionality New York, New York (PRWEB) March 07, 2013 FLOCKD, a new low-tech tabletop pyramid, powering connectivity and productivity for innovation, is launching its beta during the Global Coworking Unconference Conference. Emerging from its pilot in partnership with New Work City, Purpose, La Colombe, iSTARTUP Community Centers...

2013-02-18 10:12:56

Hurricane Sandy was a fearsome reminder that coastal communities are highly vulnerable to extreme weather events and environmental variability, and that vulnerability is only expected to increase with climate change. Brown University scientists Heather Leslie and Leila Sievanen, members of an interdisciplinary research team focused on human-environment interactions in coastal regions, will discuss these challenges this month at the annual meeting of the American Association for the...

2013-02-11 23:00:24

The experience of losing a father--no matter when or how it occurs--tests the strength and resilience of a son. This book is a guide and resource for such an experience. Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) February 11, 2013 Sarasota psychologist Dr. David E. Mullen's new book, "I Did Not Cry for My Father: The Impact of a Father's Death on a Son." has recently been published. The death of a father is one of the pivotal events in most son's experience. Sigmund Freud called it "the most poignant loss"...

There Is A Limit For How Long Plants Can Adapt To Drought
2013-01-23 13:50:15

University of Arizona Plants can adapt their demand for water depending on how much is available - However, this resilience has a limit, and prolonged drought conditions threaten the survival of plant communities, especially in more arid areas Scientists with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, or USDA, and their partners have determined that water demand by many plant communities can fluctuate in response to water availability, indicating a capacity for resilience even when changing...

2013-01-22 23:01:58

Over 140,000 Resources Delivered to Air National Guard and Army Family Programs Around the World to Build Resilience in Military Families Germantown, MD (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 National Fatherhood Initiative (NFI) has completed the delivery of over 140,000 fatherhood skill-building resources to 47 Air National Guard Airman and Family Readiness Programs and 71 Army New Parent Support Programs across the United States and around the world. In the Air National Guard, the resources -- which...

2013-01-15 23:02:43

Key management leader unites with other industry figures to improve organizational resilience and asset protection in 2013. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) January 15, 2013 Traka, a global developer of intelligent access control and key management systems, will serve as a sponsor and join other industry leaders to influence the future of security operations at The Great Conversation during the 2013 ASG Security Summit & Expo in Seattle. Along with Traka and a number of other leaders in the...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.