Building Resiliency - How to Cope with Adversity


Program Description:

At some point, adverse circumstances are present in everyone’s life. This talk provides information on how to assess what puts a person at risk and how to develop protective factors to encourage resiliency in the face of adversity.


Sharyn Zunz

Sharyn Zunz, Ph.D., Fordham U., is a professor emerita of social work at the University of New Hampshire. She continues to teach courses in social welfare policy, management of human service organizations, and social work supervision. She has 20+ years of experience in the child welfare field and is also a visiting professor for the Boston University School of Social Work.

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