Spreading The Happiness Advantage

How People Learn To Become Resilient

There is an association between  resilience and a positive construal, where resiliience is the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties (i.e., a toughness), and construal is a social psychological term that refers to the way in which (or the process of) people perceive, comprehend, and interpret the world around them.

By Maria Konnikova and published in The New Yorker online.  For complete article see The Secret Formula for Resilience.