Psychoneuroendocrinology of resilience: An overview

Avinash De Sousa, Amresh Shrivastava, Charles Nemeroff

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Abstract

Resilience is defined as the ability to bounce back from trauma and stressful situations. Resilience has many psychosocial and biological variables that play a role in its genesis and development. The present chapter looks at the psychoneuroendocrinological basis of resilience and looks at various hormones that play a role in the genesis, development and maintenance of resilience.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvances in Psychiatry
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages461-469
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9783319705545
ISBN (Print)9783319705538
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 7 2018

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Psychology(all)

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    De Sousa, A., Shrivastava, A., & Nemeroff, C. (2018). Psychoneuroendocrinology of resilience: An overview. In Advances in Psychiatry (pp. 461-469). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-70554-5_28