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Family Resiliency.

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Matthews, D. Wayne.
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North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service.
Fact Sheet
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Family resiliency is a critical factor in dealing with family, social, and global community changes. By focusing on family strengths and developing resiliency, families can meet the challenges of life and return to normal functioning after a crisis. This fact sheet explains the characteristics of resilient families and how to develop resilience, including planning ahead, working together, learning from experience and enjoying time together.