Category Archives: Resiliency

The Neurobiology of Resilience

What makes one person more resilient to stress than another? How do some people seemingly take even extreme stress in stride while others succumb to depression or anxiety disorders when faced with trauma or tragedy? Might differences in brain structure … Continue reading

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The Science of Resiliency

Read “Understanding the neurological and psychological consequences of stress on learning and personal growth, good and bad, is critical as we work to optimize physician education,” said ­Richard Schwartzstein, director of the Academy, which works to advance medical education throughout … Continue reading

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