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Congratulations to Dr. Michael Ungar who was awarded the Canadian Association of Social Workers National Award for Outstanding Service.
Read the Dal News Article
Congratulations to Dr. Linda Liebenberg and team who were awarded SSHRC funding for a new project titled Spaces and Places
The Social Ecology of Resilience
Analysing image-based data using grounded theory:the Negotiating Resilience Project
See our publications page for more RRC titles
Watch a short video that describes some of the preliminary findings of the Pathways to Resilience Project. We met with young people across Atlantic Canada and asked them about risks they face and how service providers can support them.
The video is best viewed in full screen mode.
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Building on our studies across many different countries of the social and physical ecologies (environments) that make resilience more likely, we define resilience as:
Resilience is the capacity of people to navigate to the resources they need to overcome challenges, and their capacity to negotiate for these resources so that they are provided in ways that are meaningful.
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