Chapter 5 vocab

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  1. External adaptation
    person's ability to meet the social, educational, and occupational expectations of society.
  2. Internal adaptation
    person's ability to achieve emotional and psychological well-being.
  3. Resilience
    ability to bounce back or positively adapt in the face of significant adversity or risk.
  4. Resilience researchers
    professionals who study resilience and identify the naturally occurring personal and environmental resources that help children and adolescents overcome life challenges.
  5. Socioemotional support
    support that involves providing friendship, kindness, and love for others.
  6. Successful aging
    lifestyle defined by avoiding disease, engaging in life, and maintaining high cognitive and physical functioning in one's later years.
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Chapter 5 vocab
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