Definition of THRIVE

  1. to grow vigorously: flourish
  2. to gain in wealth or possessions : prosper
  3. to progress toward or realize a goal despite or because of circumstances

Examples of THRIVE
<people with mental and substance use disorders thrive with the right combination of recovery tools>
<seeking professional help, peer support and building wellness activities will help him thrive as a person>
Synonyms: flourish, prosper
Related Words: luxuriate, overgrow, proliferate, shoot up; germinate, root, sprout; bloom, flower, fruit, produce, propagate, regenerate, seed

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How to Flourish (Reseach indicates that people that THRIVE have these traits)

  • Happy with life
  • Interested in life
  • Satisfaction with life
  • Contribution to society
  • Social integration
  • Social growth potential
  • Acceptance of others
  • Social interest
  • Self acceptance


10 evidence based ways to promote individual resiliency and protect mental health

  1. Talk with friends and family
  2. Exercise
  3. Get enough sleep
  4. Practice faith, spiritual beliefs or meditation
  5. Do enjoyable and satisfying things
  6. Improve diet
  7. Get involved in community
  8. Change responses  to stressful situations
  9. Seek professional help when needed
  10. Maintain positive attitude