Here are some great articles and links on resilience, but firstly I want to quote prominent Australian Clinical Psychologist Andrew Fuller who said: 

“Resilience is the happy knack of being able to bungee jump through the pitfalls of life. It is  the ability to rebound or spring back after adversity or hard times.”

Ten Hints for Creating Resilient Families    by Andrew Fuller

The Resilience Doughnut      

7 Cs of Resilience