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Leader Series Welcomes John Zelenski

July 31, 2019|

The impact of nature on the human psyche is felt by anyone who has strolled through the woods or gazed upon a quiet lake. Recently, researchers have theorized a concept called “nature relatedness (NR)” which has been tested in empirical settings to investigate the connection between nature and happiness, psychological well-being, and even prosocial behavior. In this webinar, Dr. […]

2019 IPPA Award Winners Announced!

July 31, 2019|

IPPA’s Award Program recognizes the accomplishments of leaders who make important contributions to the field through research, practice, thought-leadership, and service. 

At the Sixth World Congress on Positive Psychology in Melbourne, Australia, IPPA bestowed the following awards on deserving IPPA members:  

Christopher J. Peterson Gold Award
Outstanding Practitioner Award
Raymond D. Fowler Service Award
IPPA Fellows
Early Career Researcher
[…]

A New Members-only Community, IPPA Engage!

June 30, 2019|

https://engage.ippanetwork.org
IPPA Engage is a new members-only community that allows members to connect, learn and share information year-round and from anywhere in the world.

IPPA Engage features:

Member profiles – introduce yourself, highlight your work and experiences
Searchable member directory – find colleagues from around the world based on shared topics of interest, geography, workplace, educational background, profession, and other search […]

The Positive Psychology Leader Series Welcomes Tayyab Rashid

June 3, 2019|

Flourish: A Strengths-Based Approach to Foster Resilience & Wellbeing Among University Students
June 11, 2019*
6:30PM – 7:30PM ET

 

Abstract: The university campus is a fertile setting for students to flourish – i.e., to grow intellectually, socially and emotionally and to translate this growth into action, habit and purpose. This webinar presents Flourish, a collaborative endeavour at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC), […]

International WCPP Attendees, Know Your VISA Information

May 16, 2019|

Attention International Delegates! What you need to know for your trip to #Australia for the #WCPP2019!

Be sure to check your VISA status and ensure you apply early. For more information: www.ippaworldcongress.org/international-delegates

#PositivePsychology #UOMpospsych
#IPPAworldcongress #Melbourne #Australia

The Positive Psychology Leader Series Welcomes Sonja Lyubomirsky

April 29, 2019|

New Findings in the Science of Happiness with Sonja Lyubomirsky, Ph.D.
May 15, 2019*
12:00PM – 1:00PM ET

Abstract: In this webinar, Sonja Lyubomirsky, Ph.D., a celebrated author and pioneering scientist in the study of happiness, will share with IPPA members the latest research findings uncovering “how, when and why” the pursuit of happiness is successful. Building upon her 2017 presentation at the […]

Register Now To Join IPPA at WCPP 2019!

April 24, 2019|

Take a moment to register today for the Sixth World Congress on Positive Psychology, and join hundreds of your fellow professionals as we connect and celebrate our chosen field of study.

Register Here
View the WCPP 2019 Program
IPPA is proud to present the extensive program for the Sixth World Congress on Positive Psychology.  With renowned speakers from around the world, and […]

The Positive Psychology Leader Series Welcomes Acacia Parks

April 10, 2019|

Tech Support: Can Digital Positive Psychology Interventions Increase Well-being?

Acacia Parks, Ph.D., Presenter

April 25, 2019 5:00 pm ET*

 

Abstract:
Positive psychological interventions (PPIs) are activities designed to promote positive outcomes via positive processes (Parks and Biswas-Diener, 2013). Acacia Parks, Ph.D., studies the efficacy of positive interventions, and their widespread, real-world scaling and implementation through web and smartphone platforms. In this webinar, Dr. Parks […]

The Positive Health and Wellness Division Webinar Series Welcomes Sarah Pressman

March 29, 2019|

Positive Emotions, Stress, and Health: What We Know and Future Directions

Sarah Pressman, Ph.D.: Presenter

April 11, 2019 2:00 pm ET*

Abstract:

Positive affect (PA) is associated with better health across a wide range of physical health outcomes. This webinar will discuss why the study of PA is an essential component of our understanding of physical health and the pathways that connect feelings of happiness to health. […]

Employment Opportunities at IPPA

February 18, 2019|

Since launching in 2007, IPPA has grown into the preeminent international body that connects scholars, practitioners, and students in efforts to advance the science of positive psychology and its research-based applications. In addition to hosting the biennial World Congress on Positive Psychology, IPPA offers numerous opportunities for members to learn and collaborate year-round.

Today, IPPA is home to five […]