The Secrets of Resilient Leadership

The Secrets of Resilient Leadership

When Failure is Not an Option

By: George S. Everly, Jr., Phd, CCISM, Douglas A. Strouse, PhD, George S. Everly, III, JD, MBA

Publication date: March 2021
ISBN: 978-1-943001-20-0

This is the course text for the ICISF Specialty Course “Resilient Leadership for Emergency Services and Healthcare Professions”.

You will need to be an Approved Instructor for this course and have a valid course registration number to order this course text. 
For individual, private copies please place your order through our public bookstore CISMbooks here.

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This is the course text for the ICISF Specialty Course “Resilient Leadership for Emergency Services and Healthcare Professions”.

You will need to be an Approved Instructor for this course and have a valid course registration number to order this course text. For individual, private copies please place your order through our public bookstore CISMbooks here.

The Secrets of Resilient Leadership is a truly unique guide for leaders on how to create an organizational culture of resilience that can turn adversity into opportunity. The book introduces the reader to the four core pillars of crisis leadership and explains in clear language how to develop them. 

Pages: 168
Publisher: International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, Inc.
Edition: Second

George S. Everly, Jr., Phd, CCISM

George S. Everly, Jr., PhD, CCISM is an award-winning author and researcher. In 2016, he was ranked #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 Professor of Psychology at Loyola University in Maryland (core faculty). He is considered one of the founding fathers of the field of disaster mental health. He was a co-founder of the Dept of Psychiatry at Union Memorial Hospital and served on the management committee 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 is 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.

Douglas A. Strouse, PhD

George S. Everly, III, JD, MBA