Amy C. O’Neill, MS,LPC has built a career in mental health over two and a half decades, and traveled a personal path that has proven over and over again that resilience is key to truly living healthy, both in mind and body. . Perhaps her biggest life test was being thrust into the role of a Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor. Her testimony about understanding the path of the unthinkable has opened up her eyes to a new way of going through adversity. The survival journey is complicated but we can not only survive challenges, but thrive when re-defining resilience and willingness to transform is part of the plan.