This course, from ResilientXP, presents lessons from neuroscience that can save your career, your marriage, and your life. It includes the latest research on building psychological immunity and fostering resilience in the wake of adversity. Practical step-by-step tactics are presented in an easy to understand format. The benefits of a plant-based diet in terms of resiliency are also discussed.
Psychological Body Armor was developed by George S. Everly, Jr., PhD, CCISM, an award-winning author and researcher. For 2000-2018, he was ranked the #1 published author in the world by PubMed PubReMiner in the field of crisis intervention. He holds appointments as Professor in the Department of International Health (affiliated) at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Associate Professor (part-time) in Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and formerly Professor of Psychology at Loyola University in Maryland (core faculty).
Dr. Everly is considered by many as one of the founding fathers in the field of disaster mental health. He was a co-founder of the Department of Psychiatry at Union Memorial Hospital and served on the management committee for 12 years. In addition, he has served on the adjunct faculty of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the FBI’s National Academy at Quantico, Virginia, and ATF’s Peer Support Team. He was an advisor to the Hospital Authority of Hong Kong. Dr. Everly is co-founder of, and serves as a non-governmental representative to the United Nations for the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, a non-profit United Nations-affiliated public health and safety organization. He was Senior Advisor on Research in the Office of His Highness the Amir of Kuwait.
Prior to these appointments, Dr. Everly was a Harvard Scholar, visiting in psychology, Harvard University; a Visiting Lecturer in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; and Chief Psychologist and Director of Behavioral Medicine for the Johns Hopkins Homewood Hospital Center.