Monthly Archives: September 2017

Mentoring

September 29, 2017|

Inspire your fellow students – Become a MENTOR for SIPPA!

SIPPA has an opportunity for advanced graduate students to actively support the next generation of positive psychology researchers and practitioners.  We are looking for graduate level students who are actively using positive psychology in their education to advise and support undergraduate and graduate students.  Each mentor is expected to provide […]

Student Speaker Series

September 29, 2017|

SIPPA is excited to announce a new installment in our Student Speaker Series – Positive Psychology and Tic Disorders, with Marta Topor. The link to the recorded webinar presentation can be found in the previous August newsletter, or at the link here: www.ippanetwork.org/ippa-students/student-speaker-series.

We plan to continue with the Student Speaker Series, and are accepting applications from interested students working […]

New SIPPA Executive Team Opportunities

September 29, 2017|

2 X Membership & Recruitment Co-chairs
Our executive team is looking for two students to join our supportive and motivated team. Our association is truly international so you may be located anywhere in the world. Our team shares a passion for taking SIPPA further and we look forward to welcoming you. IPPA also welcomes continued service for those seeking to […]

SIPPA President Welcoming Message

September 29, 2017|

Dear Colleagues,

It is my pleasure to serve as your President from October 2017- September 2019. As a member of IPPA for several years, I have admired the great work our association is doing to bring quality and connection to our positive psychology community.  It has been my pleasure to serve with Alireza Memarian, our new Past President. I have […]

August 2017

September 29, 2017|

Ilona Boniwell to Join Positive Psychology Leader Series

September 29, 2017|

On October 11, 2017, the Positive Psychology Leader Series will welcome Dr. Ilona Boniwell for a presentation on “Playing positive psychology: Using tangible tools and facilitation methods in positive psychology coaching and training.”

Despite evidence for the effectiveness of positive interventions for promoting positive states and reducing depression and anxiety, these interventions are not widely accepted in the organisational and coaching […]

Gratitude & Well-Being at Work Conference

September 20, 2017|

The Greater Good Science Center at the University of California, Berkeley will hold a one day conference on Gratitude and Well-being at Work on November 17, 2017.

The program features a keynote by Dr. Robert Emmons. Other speakers include researchers as well as business leaders who will explore the importance of gratitude in workplaces and strategies for creating appreciative cultures at work.

Further […]

IPPAEd Presents a Webinar on International Perspectives on Positive Education

September 15, 2017|

International Perspectives on Positive Education
A webinar presented by IPPA’s Positive Education Division

October 19, 2017 at 7:30 PM EDT
 

This is a conversation-based webinar based on the panel conducted during the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology in Montreal. Educators from different parts of the world who participated at the Congress will share their experiences with positive education and discuss why it matters. Examples […]

Register for International Perspectives on Positive Education

September 15, 2017|

A webinar presented by IPPA’s Positive Education Division

October 19, 2017* at 7:30 PM EDT
*October 20 in some countries

Update: the recording of this webinar is now online!

This is a conversation-based webinar based on the panel conducted during the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology in Montreal. Educators from different parts of the world who participated at the Congress will share their experiences […]

UNESCO Chair on Education for Global Peace Sustainability

September 14, 2017|

A proposal for a UNESCO Chair on Education for Global Peace Sustainability was recently accepted, which will integrate peace education and positive psychology. The Chair is led at the University of Lisbon through its Institute of Social and Political Sciences.

The UNESCO Chair on Education for Global Peace Sustainability is a co-constructed project that intends to advance a scientific and practical approach to […]