About the Author


Dr. Leslie M. Gutman

Dr. Leslie M. Gutman is Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology and Director of the MSc Behaviour Change at University College London. Her book, Resilience: A Jewish Guide to Facing Adversity, Fostering Strength, and Living Your Best Life (published by Mosaica Press, https://mosaicapress.com/product/resilience/ ), focuses on the major life tests that many of us face and the different strengths we can cultivate to boost resilience with dozens of practical resilience-building exercises. It is available on https://www.feldheim.com/resilience and https://www.amazon.com/Resilience-Jewish-Adversity-Fostering-Strength/dp/195237023X/friendsofaishhat in the US and https://www.lehmanns.co.uk/resilience.html in the UK and Europe. She lives in London with her husband and five children.


Effective Time Management: Juggling Glass and Rubber Balls

How to prioritize what really matters to us and ensure that our time is well-spent.

Effective Resolutions: Behavioral Insights on Creating Positive Change

Practical tips from behavioral science that can help us bring forth positive change in the new year.

Cultivating Spiritual Resilience

Strategies to encourage belief in a higher purpose, hope for the future, gratitude for our lives, and the meaning we construct from our suffering.

How to Build Resilience during the Pandemic

Five evidence-based strategies to help you cultivate resilience.

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