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Grit & Resilience: Well-Being for Law Students and Lawyers

Law can a challenging profession; these resources can help.

Growth mindset

Dr. Carol Dweck defined "fixed mindset" and "growth mindset" to capture attitudes about learning and intelligence. A fixed mindset limits what you believe is possible and may hold you back. If you believe you can do better and understand that effort is necessary, then putting in that effort helps you improve. Believe you have the capacity to achieve.