Dr. Delvina Miremadi-Baldino is the founder and chief resilience officer of Realize Your Resilience, a company dedicated to helping individuals, academic institutions, and organizations build upon their strengths and foster resilience so they can grow, succeed, and thrive. Dr. Miremadi-Baldino also currently works as the director of research and program development at Life Advantages, LLC, where she specializes in resilience education and program development. Prior to this, she worked for Children’s Hospital of Boston’s Department of Psychiatry, developing innovative depression and suicide prevention tools and curriculum.
Dr Miremadi-Baldino’s is the creator of the Realize Your Resilience Toolkit - a toolkit for college and university administrators who want to promote resilience across campus. She developed and validated a new Academic Resilience Assessment to measure resilience in college students - the only college resilience measure of its kind. And most recently, she developed Thrive Through It: a self-paced student resilience course that is grounded in the positive psychology research supporting resilience as a key factor for improving student wellbeing, engagement, academic performance and persistence.
Dr. Miremadi-Baldino received her Ed.M. from Harvard University in human development and psychology and completed her doctorate in educational leadership at Simmons College. Dr. Miremadi-Baldino is a certified positive psychology practitioner and certified coach. Her extensive training in education, human development, and positive psychology, places her at the forefront of promoting resilience in academic environments. She has dedicated her career to being a change agent through education, research, and developing innovative tools to help increase resilience and improve the lives of adolescents and adults.