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Carol Ryff
Carol Diane Ryff is an American academic and psychologist. She received her doctorate in 1978. She is known for studying psychological well-being The Six-factor Model of Psychological Well-being is a theory developed by Carol Ryff which determines six factors which contribute to an individual's psychological well-being Well-being, also known as ''wellness'', ''prudential value'' or '' ... and psychological resilience Psychological resilience is the ability to mentally or emotionally cope , Ghent Ghent ( ; nl, Gent}, ; french: Gand, ; traditional English: Gaunt) is a city and a municipality A municipality is usually a single administrative divisi .... She is the Hilldale Professor of psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison A university ( la, universitas, 'a whole') is an institution Institutions, according to Samuel P. Huntington, are "stable, valued, recurring patterns of behavior". Institutions can refer to mechanisms which govern the be ...
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Psychology
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University Of Wisconsin-Madison
A university () is an institution Institutions, according to Samuel P. Huntington Samuel Phillips Huntington (April 18, 1927 – December 24, 2008) was an American political scientist, adviser and academic. He spent more than half a century at Harvard University Ha ... of higher Higher may refer to: Education * Higher (Scottish), a Scottish national school-leaving certificate exam and university entrance qualification Music Albums * Higher (Regina Belle album), ''Higher'' (Regina Belle album), 2012 * Higher (Ala Boratyn a ... (or tertiary Tertiary ( ) is a widely used but obsolete term for the Period (geology), geologic period from 66 million to 2.6 million years ago. The period began with the demise of the non-bird, avian dinosaurs in the Cretaceous–Paleogene extincti ...) education Education is the process of facilitating learning, or the acquisition of knowledge, skills, value (ethics), values, morals, beliefs, habits, and personal dev ...
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Pennsylvania State University
The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State or PSU) is a with campuses and facilities throughout . Founded in 1855 as the Farmers' High School of Pennsylvania, Penn State became the state's only university in 1863. Today, Penn State is a major which conducts teaching, research, and public service. Its instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education offered through resident instruction and online delivery. The University Park campus has been labeled one of the "," a publicly funded university considered as providing a quality of education comparable to those of the . In addition to its land-grant designation, it also participates in the , , and research consortia; it is one of only four such universities (along with , , and ). Its campus, which is the largest and serves as the administrative hub, lies within the and . It has two law schools: , on the school's University Park campus, and , in . The is in . Penn State is on ...
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Psychological Well-being
The Six-factor Model of Psychological Well-being is a theory A theory is a rational Rationality is the quality or state of being rational – that is, being based on or agreeable to reason Reason is the capacity of consciously making sense of things, applying logic Logic (from Ancient Greek, G ... developed by Carol Ryff Carol Diane Ryff is an American academic and psychologist. She received her doctorate in 1978. She is known for studying psychological well-being The Six-factor Model of Psychological Well-being is a theory developed by Carol Ryff which determ ... which determines six factors which contribute to an individual's psychological well-being Well-being, also known as ''wellness'', ''prudential value'' or ''quality of life'', refers to what is intrinsically valuable relative ''to'' someone. So the well-being of a person is what is ultimately good ''for'' this person, what is in the ..., contentment, and happiness The term ''happiness'' i ...
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Psychological Resilience
Psychological resilience is the ability to mentally or emotionally cope , Ghent Ghent ( ; nl, Gent}, ; french: Gand, ; traditional English: Gaunt) is a city and a municipality A municipality is usually a single administrative division having Municipal corporation, corporate status and powers of self-govern ... with a crisis or to return to pre-crisis status quickly. Resilience exists when the person uses "mental processes and behaviors in promoting personal assets and protecting self from the potential negative effects of stressors". In simpler terms, psychological Psychology is the scientific Science (from the Latin Latin (, or , ) is a classical language belonging to the Italic languages, Italic branch of the Indo-European languages. Latin was originally spoken in the area around Rome, known ... resilience exists in people who develop psychological and behavioral capabilities that allow them to remain calm during crises/chaos and to move on from th ...
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University Of Wisconsin–Madison Faculty
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American Psychologists
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Pennsylvania State University Alumni
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