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LIVE Smart: Resilience

Student guide to living and studying in Dundee/aligned with LEARN Smart


Resilience is the ability to deal with adversity so that we can achieve our goals, be happy, and succeed in life in spite of negative events and setbacks.

Emotional Intelligence


Downloadable booklet on dealing with Anger from

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How to control your anger

Helpful information and ideas about how to control your anger from NHS Moodzone

Mood zone

Daniel Goleman Introduces Emotional Intelligence

Coping with Change

Change can feel overwhelming,

even when it is positive.

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Find out how to handle it

and where you can get support if you need it.

Tough Times video

Building Personal Resilience

Self Efficacy


Coping with Stress

Learning how to cope with stress makes us more resilient.

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Check out our resource ideas for

Coping with Stress.

Quiz -How Resilient Are You?

Developing Resilience

Develop Resilience - Mindtools

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developing resilience - overcoming and growing from setbacks

Emotional Intelligence

Overcoming Problems

A series of handouts from

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To help with Overcoming Problems

Handout 1

Handout 2

Handout 3

Handout 4

Emotional Intelligence Articles

Emotional Intelligence - articles from Management Help

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8 Steps to Help You Cope with Change

Emotional Intelligence Quiz

The Other Kind of Smart

FInd out how you score for Emotional Intelligence

Take this quiz!