Greater Resilience Information Toolkit | Promoting Individual & Community Empowerment

Adversity enters all of our lives. Whether it’s the COVID-19 pandemic, a natural disaster, or a traumatic event in your life, you’re not alone.

The Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience developed GRIT courses and additional programs for anyone who wants to learn how to be a positive influence and promote resilience in their community. There are four GRIT courses depending on where your sphere of influence is and two programs.


GRIT Trainings

GRIT-Lead training


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Training for leaders and small business owners. 

GRIT-4ED Training


a student learns and takes notes

Training for those working in schools and in education

GRIT-Health Training


a doctor writes a note

Training for those working in the healthcare and medical fields. 

Peer Support & Trauma Training Programs

Peer Support:

  • Peer Supporter Certification
  • Oversight and Supervision of Peer Supporters
  • Annual Training to Maintain Certification
  • Posttraumatic Stress Prevention Class for Employees

Click here to access Peer Support Programs


Trauma Training:

  • Foundational Training: Gain a basic understanding of the symptoms and impact of trauma
  • Advanced Training: Further your knowledge of general and special population trauma

Click here to access Trauma Training Programs



Free online tool for stress, resilience and sleep
Resource lists for our populations
Videos/Videocasts on trauma care

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