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Defying the odds: Positive adaptation in the context of family adversity

January 25, 2022 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

This presentation will provide an overview of emerging research examining positive adaptation and resilience among those with experiences of early childhood and family adversity.

We will breakdown the research findings and discuss implications for policy and practice that promote health equity among trauma-affected populations.

Sarah Dow-Fleisner, PhD
Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, Faculty of Health and Social Development, UBC Okanagan;
Director for the Centre for the Study of Services to Children and Families

This event is free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome.

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January 25, 2022
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Registration/RSVP Required
Yes (see event description)
Event Type
Presentation, Talk/Lecture
Health, Lifestyle and Wellness
Alumni, Community, Faculty, Staff, Families, Students, Postdoctoral Fellows and Research Associates