Mar 18, 2020
Rebels and Comrades,
Welcome to a special episode we're bringing you in partnership with our mates over at Climactic.
Bob Doppelt is the Executive Director of the Resource Innovation Group (TRIG) and the founder and Coordinator of the International Transformational Resilience Coalition (ITRC).
Trained in both counseling psychology and environmental science,
he has combined the two fields throughout his
career. He is also a Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction instructor from the University of Massachusettes Medical School, Center for Mindfulness.
From 2003 to 2011 he directed the Climate Leadership Initiative (CLI) at the University of Oregon, where he still teaches part time.
Bob is the author of Leading Change toward Sustainability: A Change
Management Guide for Business, Government, and Civil Society
(Greenleaf Publishing, 2003).
The Power of Sustainable Thinking: How To Create a Positive Future for the Climate, The Planet, Your Organization and Your Life, (Earthscan Publishing, 2008)
And his newest book, Transformational Resilience: How to Use Climate Change and Related Adversities to Learn, Grow and Thrive released in 2015.
What is transformational resilience?
‘’The capacity of individuals and groups to use their existing strengths and resources to
deliberately regulate their body, emotions and thoughts, and use adversity as a catalyst to
find new meaning, direction, and hope in life by making decisions that enhance personal,
social and environmental wellbeing’’ – Bob Doppelt, 2015