Category: Resiliency

Executive Resilience is a Must-Have Skill!

Posted by Amanda Reszkowski on November 29, 2017

What’s the new, must-have executive skill? According to a recent Harvard Business Review article by Srikumar Rao, this skill is executive resilience. In our culture, business moves fast, creating peaks and valleys, gains and setbacks. How one conceptualizes and responds to these events is paramount to the outcome, and to maintaining resiliency.  Resiliency is the capacity […]

The Process of Learning Resilience

Posted by Tyler Arvig on November 27, 2017

Life is an exercise in managing stress. Every day we are faced with barriers, some small and some large. In the work R3 Continuum does, I am routinely in awe of how often people succeed in the face of seemingly insurmountable stressors. Resilience is a commonly used term, mostly as a thing — as in, […]

Demystifying Resilience

Posted by Jeff Gorter on November 20, 2017

Resilience is a popular concept today, especially in the face of turbulent times and a seemingly endless series of mass tragedy events. Everyone is “pro” resilience, but what does that really mean – what does it look like? Is resilience a trait, something you’re born with and either have or don’t? Or is it a […]

Resilience is a Verb

Posted by George L. Vergolias on November 15, 2017

We hear lots of talk on resilience these days – developing resilience, qualities of resilience, raising resilient kids, and of course examples of resiliency. Often resilience is spoken of as a “thing,” a “quality,” or a “state” one enters, and it can take on a magical sort of essence. How do I get that, how […]

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: What?

Posted by Kathy Steele on November 1, 2017

There are a number things that run through my head when I first learn of new treatment processes that are not traditionally used for psychological conditions, such as medication and evidenced-based psychological therapies. When I heard about a relatively new treatment called Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), I had a lot of questions. What is TMS? […]

R3 Speaks: Human Resilience in Response to Disruptive Events

Posted by Les Kertay on September 5, 2017

The natural state of living organisms is resilience. In the face of disruption, after the initial shock the most common reaction by far is to adapt, resolve, and recover. Many modern approaches to behavioral treatment, including those crisis response methodologies that say they are rooted in the concept of resilience, continue to focus on preventing […]