Focuses on how children “bounce back” in the face of adversity
Based largely on the work of Emmy Werner
Includes several factors which foster resilience in kids
Is a “promising” approach
Case Studies on Theories 1. Select a facilitator, a timekeeper, and a recorder. 2. Read the case study assigned to your group. 3. Determine which risk factors and protective factors are at work in your case. 4. Report back to whole group.
Case Studies on Theories 1. Was there consensus on which risk factors were the most powerful? 2. Was there consensus on which protective factors were the most powerful? 3. How does the type of community determine which factors are at work? 4. How might the culture of the individuals determine which factors are at work?