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2014-04-25 08:23:10

Lessons from Sandy Outlines New Federal Framework for Disaster Recovery CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A report released today by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy recommends a new federal framework for disaster recovery that will make coastal regions more resilient in the decades ahead, saving billions in the process. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140424/78258 Lessons from Sandy: Federal Policies to Build Climate-Resilient Coastal Regions, co-authored...

2014-04-24 08:36:18

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Help Group's Advance LA Resilience Conference 2014, presenting cutting edge research and best practices for young adults with autism, learning differences and ADHD, will be held on Friday, May 2nd at American Jewish University in Los Angeles. The Conference will feature 14 nationally prominent experts who focus their research and practices on how best to support young people with learning differences, autism and ADHD...

2014-04-01 13:59:22

Curriculum changes, resilience training lowers anxiety, SLU research shows Removing pressure from medical school while teaching students skills to manage stress and bounce back from adversity improves their mental health and boosts their academic achievement, Saint Louis University research finds. Stuart Slavin, M.D., M.Ed., associate dean for curriculum at SLU School of Medicine, is the lead author of the paper, which is published the April edition of Academic Medicine. The problem of...

2014-03-25 23:34:27

Elaine France of Balance Verbier, provider of leadership and wellbeing coaching to change-makers and social entrepreneurs, is excited to announce the launch of Flow Wellbeing & Yoga Workshops in Verbier, Switzerland starting 5th April 2014. Verbier, VS (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Elaine France of Balance Verbier knows that happy people make a happier planet. Before setting up Balance Verbier in 2011 to work with changemakers and social entrepreneurs, she worked in charities and social...

2014-03-24 23:01:58

More than 3,200 preschool students who have experienced traumatic incidents are being better prepared for academic success. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 As Crittenton Children’s Center is now well underway with the replication of its Trauma Smart program, the evidence of the program is positive and promising, and the program itself is gaining national attention. With $4.5 million from four funding partners, Crittenton, Kansas City’s leader in effectively treating the mental...

2014-03-18 23:33:07

Shannon Polly, MAPP, to present "The Only Thing Constant is Change Management" on 3/20 to En*theos audience along with 18 other MAPP speakers. Polly is a trainer, speaker, former facilitator for the Master Resiliency Training (MRT) program for the U.S. Army and co-founder of PBDC. Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Positive Business DC today announced that co-founder Shannon Polly, MAPP was selected to present at the International Day of Happiness free conference sponsored by...

2014-03-03 08:32:08

CLEVELAND, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Resilience Capital Partners, a Cleveland-based private equity firm, has announced the acquisition of Thermal Product Solutions ("TPS"), a subsidiary of SPX Corporation. TPS designs and manufactures standard and custom environmental test chambers, industrial ovens and industrial furnaces. Product brands include Tenney, Blue M, Gruenberg, Lindberg, and MPH. The company's facilities are in White Deer, Pennsylvania, Riverside, Michigan, and...

2014-02-07 23:22:19

Following an article published by Science Daily, ArtSchools.com, a directory of art schools in California, discusses how music can improve resilience in young cancer patients. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 ArtSchools.com, a directory of art schools in California, discusses how music, specifically writing lyrics and composing music videos, can improve resilience in young cancer patients. According to a January 27th article published by Science Daily titled “Music therapy’s...

2014-01-31 23:23:27

Internationally-Recognized Social-Emotional Skills Assessment and Intervention Systems Now Available in Print and Launching Online in February Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Apperson, a publisher of solutions for assessing performance and measuring success in educational institutions, and Devereux, a leading national nonprofit behavioral healthcare organization, today announced a strategic partnership focused on promoting resilience and social-emotional success for children...

2014-01-30 23:03:17

Washburn to head Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence Center (CRUX). Hoboken, N.J. (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Stevens Institute of Technology welcomes Alexandros Washburn as industry professor and founding director of the Center for Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence (CRUX). Formerly the chief urban designer of New York City under Mayor Michael Bloomberg and author of The Nature of Urban Design: a New York perspective on Resilience (Island Press, 2013) - Professor Washburn’s...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.