Dennis S. Charney, MD, Dean for the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and President for Academic Affairs for the Mount Sinai Health System, is an expert in the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders. His work in the treatment of depression has led to the discovery of new approaches for treatment. Learn how his research into the biological, psychological, and social impact of trauma can teach you how to become more resilient.
- In their book Resilience: The Science of Mastering Life's Greatest Challenges, co-authors Dennis S. Charney, MD and Steven M. Southwick, MD identify 10 "resilience factors" that help people cope with the impact of traumatic life-changing events. View excerpt
- Read The Science of Resilience: Implications for the Prevention and Treatment of Depression by Steven M. Southwick and Dennis. S. Charney in the October 5th issue of Science.
- Listen to October 5 Science podcast in which Dr. Charney discusses resilience training.
- PBS's Next Avenue shares "6 Steps to Help You Cope With Any Setback."
- View Dean Charney's presentation: Resilience - The Science of Mastering Life's Greatest Challenges