Why do we need resilience?  

Building resilience in children helps them to overcome obstacles more easily and reduces the chances of them suffering from anxiety or other stress-related disorders. It is a skill they will need (and value) in adulthood; and it supports good mental health. Children with greater resilience are better able to manage stress - a common response to difficult events and challenges. Children with resilience are less likely to be worried about trying new things as they have the tools to bounce back. They believe in them...