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Resiliency: relevance to health promotion: discussion paper

Reviews the background research on resiliency, offers an expanded definition of the concept, and discusses potential implications for health promotion research, programs, and policy. Includes references and hypothetical case studies to illustrate concepts and applications of resiliency to health promotion.

Source: Health Canada, Health Promotion and Programs Branch, Strategies and Systems for Health Directorate, Health Issues Division, Office of Alcohol, Drugs and Dependency Issues