Work Group 1 (Resilience)

Lead: Australia

Goal: Improve efforts to build and maintain resiliency levels in Service members and their families

Objectives:
- Identify a flexible definition of "resilience" (medical, non-medical)
- Establish feasible metrics, collection techniques, and reporting methods to measure effectiveness of resilience programs (medical, non-medical)
- Identify practices that incorporate Service members' families into resiliency training (non-medical)
- Outline criteria for a longitudinal study to address post-traumatic stress (medical)