Tough Times/Resilient Kids
This award winning documentary, Tough Times/Resilient Kids, based upon the ground breaking work of Drs. Robert Brooks and Sam Goldstein, is hosted by Emmy award winning broadcast journalist Mike Schneider, and directed by Emmy award winner, Craig Clyde. Tough Times/Resilient Kids follows the lives of American families in an effort to discover the sources of problems facing today's youth. If Beaver of Leave it to Beaver were alive today he might not be doing so well. The increased stress, pressure and demands on the children of today have caused an alarming increase of childhood depression, health disorders and antisocial behavior. However, numerous scientific studies of children facing great adversity have shown just how important resilience is for sucessful growth. Join Mike Schneider as he explores the American family and the lives of today's youth, and discovers why some thrive, yet so many others are struggling to survive.
DVD, 58 Min.