PERMA-V in Italy: A Positive Psychology Retreat

Also known as a vacation with intention, PERMA-V is a 7-day positive psychology retreat for positive psychology practitioners, coaches, therapists, educators and business leaders who want to connect, learn and recharge amongst like-minded people. The retreat offers the benefit of phys
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The 2018 World Happiness Report: the World's Happiest Countries

The 2018 World Happiness Report: the World’s Happiest Countries

The World Happiness Report is published annually by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network. The report ranks the happiness levels of 156 countries using the Gallup world poll. The poll asks respondents to think of their best possible life (rated at a 10), and the
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The 10th International Meaning Conference

The 10th International Meaning Conference

The 10th Biennial International Meaning Conference takes place this year in Vancouver, Canada and will run from the 2nd of August until the 5th of August. Since 2000, the International Meaning Conference has been the only world congress dedicated to meaning-oriented research and its a
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9th European Conference on Positive Psychology (ECPP)

9th European Conference on Positive Psychology (ECPP)

The European Conference on Positive Psychology will host its 9th event in 2018, with Budapest, Hungary being this year’s host city. Since 2002 the ECPP has brought together some of the brightest minds and most established names in the field of Positive Psychology with the explicit aim
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Happy Acts – Celebrating the International Day of Happiness

Happy Acts – Celebrating the International Day of Happiness

Every year on March 20th the world celebrates the International Day of Happiness. Commonly known as Happiness Day, the date is set aside to promote the pursuit of happiness and acknowledge that it is also a basic human right. Proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 2012,
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The International Eye Contact Experiment: 23rd September, 2017

The International Eye Contact Experiment: September 23, 2017

We are soft-wired to feel other people’s emotions just by looking at them. Without any words, we feel their joy, fear or anger. Responsible for this connection are brain cells called mirror neurons. But with many social interactions taking part online, where have real connections gone
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LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY®: The Challenge of Facilitating Positive Psychology with Groups

LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY®: The Challenge of Facilitating Positive Psychology with Groups

Often a minority consisting of a few individuals set the tone and culture of a meeting. They speak more frequently, define key concepts more often and conclude with stronger determination. The minority takes up the majority of the time, leaving a large group of participants standing o
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European Conference of Positive Psychology ECPP

What is The European Conference of Positive Psychology (ECPP)?

The European Conference on Positive Psychology (ECPP) was established in 2002 and was first held in London, England and have continued in Italy, Portugal, Croatia, Denmark and Russia. The 8th ECPP was held last year from June 28th until July 1st in Angers, France. The purpose of the E
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Date With Destiny 2014 Florida Boca Raton

Date With Destiny @ Boca Raton, Florida 2014

This December, for 6 days, I have been so lucky to be a part of an Anthony Robbins seminar called ‘Date with Destiny‘ in Boca Raton, Florida. Let me tell you upfront: it was extraordinary and I highly recommend you to attend one of his seminars sometime. The sooner you go,
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positive psychology coursera course

Positive Psychology Coursera Course Starts in February 2015

Finally! A Coursera course on positive psychology! After the EdX’s Science of Happiness course (GG101x), lots of eager students have been waiting for a professional MOOC on positive psychology to arrive. Luckily, award-winning positive psychology researcher, author of the book &
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