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Monthly Archives: June 2017

Work and Organizations Division at the 5th World Congress

June 30, 2017|

The Work and Organizations Division has multiple opportunities for you to connect with colleagues and learn about the latest research and evidence-based applications of positive psychology in the work space.

To ensure that you do not miss anything, download the flyer today!

Events include:

Special Interest Group lunch on Friday, July 14, Exhibit Hall
Division Networking Hour at Le Place D’Armes Hotel & Suites. 7:00 […]

Join Division Leadership to Discuss Activities in a Virtual Town Hall

June 26, 2017|

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Seeking Editorial Board Members for New Health and Wellness Division Publication

June 19, 2017|

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Apply for SIPPA Membership and Recruitment Co-Chair Positions

June 15, 2017|

We at SIPPA are looking for two students to join our supportive and motivated executive 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. Our Membership & Recruitment Co-chairs are an integral part of our team who provide leadership in […]

7th International Conference on Gross National Happiness

June 15, 2017|

The 7th International Conference on Gross National Happiness (GNH) will be held in Thimphu, Bhutan from November 7 – 9, 2017. The conference is organized by the Centre for Bhutan Studies and Gross National Happiness (CBS & GNH). The theme of this year’s conference is “GNH of Business.”

Presentations will focus on how to develop GNH through businesses, including policy concerns, assessment, […]

Sign up for SIPPA Mentoring Event at the Fifth World Congress

June 15, 2017|


The Student Division of IPPA (SIPPA) has released the full program for their Student Mentoring and Professional Development Event at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology. The event will take place on Friday, July 14, from 7 – 8:30 PM.
UPDATE: Registration for this event is currently full. Please plan to connect with SIPPA at the division’s business meeting on […]

Earn Continuing Coach Education Credit at the Fifth World Congress

June 14, 2017|

We are proud to announce that, for the very first time, it will be possible to earn continuing education credit for attending sessions at IPPA’s Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology, through approval by the International Coach Federation (ICF). This year, many sessions on every day of the Congress are eligible for Continuing Coach Education credit, including pre-conferences. You can view a full break-down of credit-eligible […]

Positive Youth Development in Venezuela

June 14, 2017|

A new initiative has launched in Venezuela to support the positive development of adolescents. The website, Desarrollo Positivo Adolescente Venezuela, is a collaboration between Universidad Metropolitana and the Venezuelan Society of Positive Psychology, with support from UNICEF.

Through this website, people can share information about organizations that support positive youth development, help adolescents and their families, subscribe their organizations, and otherwise assist related initiatives.

CQUniversity Launches Graduate Certificate in Positive Psychology

June 14, 2017|

Central Queensland University (CQUniversity) in Australia has launched a new distance education Graduate Certificate in Positive Psychology.

This is a four-course program that can be taken part-time over the course of a year. The focus of the program is to equip students to develop and implement positive interventions in a variety of professional contexts.

More details about the course are available online.

SAS Positive Emotions Post-Conference Report

June 14, 2017|

The Society for Affective Science (SAS) held its annual conference on April 27- 29, 2017 in Boston, MA. At this meeting, IPPA proudly supported the 4th Annual SAS Positive Emotions Pre-Conference, which took place on Thursday, April 27, 2017. The pre-conference was chaired by Christopher Oveis, Sara Algoe, and Jennifer Stellar.

The event showcased engaging and generative talks from 19 of the leading […]