Resilience refers to the ability to manage change to maintain and restore mental health and wellbeing, particularly after an adverse event.
A young person who is resilient might:
• be optimistic
• use positive self-talk for encouragement
• have a positive sense of self
• identify and express their feelings and thoughts
• not hide away from strong feelings
• have helpful, age-appropriate strategies to manage their emotions when upset
• rearrange their plans to work around an unexpected situation
• have a sense of agency or responsibility
• keep on trying if something doesn't work out and use their judgment about when to stop
• hold a sense of purpose or hope for the future
• actively ask for help if they need it
• feel a sense of attachment to family, their learning community and to learning.
To start the survey click on the following link: http://www.ry.org.au/
Your Mentor Teacher will provide you with the 6 digit access code to access the survey.
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