Watch Dr. Ungar

Dr. Ungar on Adult Resilience The playlist below includes seven videos of Dr. Michael Ungar speaking on the topic of Adult Resilience. Thinker in Residence 2014: Parents Seminar Resilience Theory: What Works

For Parents

Here you will find the books, articles, and resources that Dr. Ungar has created to help parents and caregivers improve their child’s resilience and wellbeing. New Book! Dr. Michael Ungar talks about his book I Still Love You: Nine Things Troubled Kids Need from Their Parents in this video introduction. Buy Now In I Still […]

Books

Change Your World (2019) Dr. Ungar explores reals lives, across age and culture, and discovers that the answers lie in the people and the support systems around us. Supportive spouses, caring families, nurturing employers, and effective governments are very often the difference between individual success and failure. The good news is that it is easier […]

Sample Presentations

For Parents I Still Love You: Nine Things Troubled Kids Need from their Parents, Caregivers, and Schools The Risk-Taker’s Advantage: How to Make Kids More Resilient by not Bubblewrapping Them Tough Conversations: Nurturing Resilience when Young People’s Problems are Very Complex Why Young People Go to School, and Why They Don’t For Professionals The Social […]

Media Kit

Short Bio: Michael Ungar, Ph.D. is the founder and Director of the Resilience Research Centre at Dalhousie University. His ground-breaking work as a family therapist and resilience researcher is recognized around the world. He lives in Halifax, Canada. Full Bio: Michael Ungar, PhD’s full bio can be found on his about page by clicking here. […]

About Michael

Michael Ungar, Ph.D., is a Family Therapist and Professor of Social Work at Dalhousie University where he holds the Canada Research Chair in Child, Family and Community Resilience. Since 2002, Dr. Ungar has directed the Resilience Research Centre, designing multisite longitudinal research and evaluation projects in more than a dozen low, middle, and high-income countries, […]

About Michael Michael Ungar, Ph.D., is a Family Therapist and Professor of Social Work at Dalhousie University where he holds the Canada Research Chair in Child, Family and Community Resilience. Since 2002, Dr. Ungar has directed the Resilience Research Centre, designing multisite longitudinal research and evaluation projects in more than a dozen low, middle, and […]