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Resilience Skills Are Teachable

This is Part 2 of a series on The Ultimate Wellbeing in Education Conference (#IPENWellBeingEd) that our CEO, Dr. Mollie Marti, attended in London late last year. Read Part 1 here. Martin Seligman, pictured above, who directs the Positive Psychology Center, gave an overview of the important paradigm shifts we’ve experienced over the past century

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Resilience First Aid with Lisa Cherry, International Trauma & Resilience Trainer

Thursday, February 14, 20199:00AM – 4:00PM CST Location: Mount Mercy International Graduate Center1650 Matterhorn Drive NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402Seating is limited, register today! Meet your trainer Lisa Cherry, MA ED, an author and Doctoral Researcher from Oxford Brookes University, is a leading international trainer and consultant who equips community helpers and crisis responders to work in

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Expert Strategies to Grow Resilience and Well-Being

Our CEO, Dr. Mollie Marti, recently represented the National Resilience Institute at The Ultimate Wellbeing in Education Conference (#IPENWellBeingEd) in London. In this blog, she shares key takeaways. A future blog will share highlights from the keynote speaker, Dr. Martin Seligman, a researcher whose body of work includes learned optimism and positive psychology.    The

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Resiliency Matters with Janet Hilary (Part 3)

Part 3 of Resiliency Matters with Janet Hilary.  Shifting the conversation from not if kids succeed, but how. Dr. Mollie Marti interviews Janet Hilary, an award winning educator from the UK who used high expectations to lead failing schools in London to excel. She currently serves as CEO of Floreat Education Academies Trust. Learn how

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Resiliency Matters with Janet Hilary (Part 2)

Part 2 of Resiliency Matters with Janet Hilary.  Learn the St. George’s Calm School Code and how educational reformer Jan Hilary, designated National Leader of Education, London, UK, took a school from surviving to thriving through creating a culture of high expectations, accountability, and a consistent code of conduct. Download a study guide to follow along with

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Resilience Summit and Symposium brings together innovators with real world experience

In September, the National Resilience Institute hosted its 5th Annual Resilience Summit and its first International Resilience Symposium in Chicago. Watch Dr. Mollie Marti’s Summit Opening Comments. Below are some gratitudes and insights. Thank you to Dr. Niranjan Karnik and Rush University Medical College for being wonderful hosts. As Dr. Karnik reflected in response to one

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Youth THRIVE Jump Start! Workshop

Thursday, October 18, 2018 4:00PM – 6:30PM BST Location: Kagyu Samye Dzong London Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Centre 15 Spa Road, London, SE16 3SA, United Kingdom Seating is limited, register today!   Youth THRIVE Jump Start! introduces a research-informed framework to create an environment in your school, organization or community that enables young people to thrive.

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Finding Your People

  Stepping into our 5th annual Resilience Summit, we have developed a good sense of who gets the most value from our education…and equally important, who has the most fun at our events! Here are the Top 10 ways to know if we are your people: You believe that the essence of resilience is relationships.

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A Cross-Cultural Perspective on Healing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

Each year, our Resilience Summit provides education on healing trauma, including adverse childhood experiences, and building resilience. We also welcome extraordinary resilience pioneers from around the world as faculty members. This year, these two things are coming together more powerfully than ever. A special interactive session brings together the brilliance of Lisa Cherry, an author

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Summit Speaker Spotlight: Meet David Richmond

As we move into our 5th annual Resilience Summit, we thought you might enjoy a “sit down” with one of our speakers, who is traveling across the ocean from the UK to join us…bringing with him a wealth of experience and insights to benefit you working in your own communities to build resilience. Join this conversation

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