Sense of Purpose and Resilience

A new study suggests that teens with purpose are more resilient and optimistic, even during a severe economic crisis.

Learn more about this study and read the full article from the Greater Good Magazine here.

 

 

The Benefits of Helping Teens Identify Their Purpose in Life

Article from Mind/Shift How we will learn. states, “While definitions vary a bit from study to study, researchers have linked a sense of purpose to lower levels of adolescent depression, less binge drinking and drug abuse, healthier habits such as exercising, and a greater commitment to schoolwork. Adults with a sense of purpose report greater satisfaction with life.”

Read the full article here.