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Developing emotional resilience and wellbeing: a practical guide for social workers

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Developing emotional resilience and wellbeing: a practical guide for social workers

This guide includes the competencies that support emotional resilience, including self-compassion, self-care and having a flexible range of coping skills; how to ensure emotional literacy allows for “appropriate empathy”, rather than being overwhelmed by concern and distress for others; and specific techniques practitioners can try to develop a personal resilience “toolbox” that meets their own needs and allows them to respond to different situations.