Binge Drinking – Taking Away Your Own Power

By Patricia O’Gorman, Ph.D.
Author of
The Resilient Woman: Mastering the 7 Steps to Personal Power
(publication date 3/5/13)
pre-order available through Amazon and Barnes & Noble
Most women read “Excessive alcohol consumption is the third leading cause of
preventable death in the United States and is a risk factor for many health and societal
problems,” (1), and think, “Oh, too bad, this really […]

Christmas and Perfume

If ever there was a season celebrating resilience it is the Christmas Season.  As women, this season represents a virtual treasure trove of elements around which we build our resilience, because our resilience is built around our response to stress; and this is the season of stress, both good stress and the other kind.

During […]

Invitation to share your stories and ask questions about women, strength and resilience

Dear Friends,

I am revising Dancing Backwards in High Heels: Women and Resilience due 3/13/2012 and I’d like your input.  Please post stories you’d like to share about women and how they use their strengths– their resilience.  I encourage you to ask any questions you have about women handling the challenges that life hurls at them. […]