Identify the significant components of the findings of Peterson et al. in their article, "Strengths of Character and Post-traumatic Growth." To what degree do these findings relate to the personality theories?
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Peterson, C., Park, N., Pole, N., D'Andrea, W., & Seligman, M. (2008). Strengths of character and posttraumatic growth. Journal Of Traumatic Stress, 21(2), 214-217.
This article reveals how a web-based study "of 1,739 adults" identified small, but positive correlations traumatic events "and a number of cognitive and interpersonal character strengths. It was concluded that growth following trauma may entail the strengthening of character." The authors insist that "As people experience and survive ...
Post-traumatic Growth is briefly assessed using references about personality theories.