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Monthly Archives: July 2017

Ryan Niemiec, Psy.D. to join Positive Psychology Leader Series

July 30, 2017|

IPPA’s Positive Psychology Leader Series will welcome Dr. Ryan Niemiec on Tuesday, August 29th from 12:00 noon – 1:30 EDT

In this extended webinar, Dr. Niemiec will share the latest in character strengths research, including new studies on character strengths appreciation, overuse/underuse/optimal-use of character strengths, and the connection with specific team roles. In addition, he will highlight domain-specific content relating to […]

Positive Education Summit in China

July 16, 2017|

The first Positive Education Summit in China, organized by the International Positive Education Network (IPEN) will be held on August 25, 2017, in Shenzhen.

International speakers will include Kaiping Peng, Nansook Park, Paul Rozin, and Sir Anthony Seldon.

Registration is available online. Please see the event page for further program details.

Playing Positive Psychology, Ilona Boniwell, Ph.D.

July 7, 2017|

Bio: Dr Ilona Boniwell founded and headed the first Masters Degree in Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) in Europe at the University of East London. Nowadays, she heads the International MSc in Applied Positive Psychology (I-MAPP) at Anglia Ruskin University (that includes a dedicated positive psychology coaching pathway), teaches Positive Management at l’Ecole Centrale Paris and HEC, and consults around the […]

Character Strengths Research & Interventions, Ryan M. Niemiec, Psy.D.

July 7, 2017|

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Positive Clinical Intervention Challenge Finalists Announced

July 5, 2017|

The Positive Clinical Psychology Division has concluded the first round of its inaugural intervention design challenge and has identified five finalists who will present at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology.

The five finalists are:

Unscripted Enactment: The Virtual Gratitude Visit (VGV) by Dan Tomasulo, Ph.D, TEP, MFA, MAPP, of Columbia University, Core Faculty, Spirit, Mind, Body Institute and Adjunct […]

2017 SELF Conference

July 5, 2017|

The 2017 SELF Conference will be held in Melbourne, Australia from September 25 – 28. This is the 9th biennial SELF conference. The theme of the 2017 conference is ‘From Positive Psychology/Education to Practice.’

In addition to scientific sessions, there will be a “Practitioner Stream” track that will focus on the evidence-based practice of positive psychology in a workshop format. […]

Register for POS Gathering at Academy of Management Meeting 2017

July 5, 2017|

On August 6, 2017 at the Academy of Management’s Annual Meeting, there will be a gathering of Positive Organizational Scholarship (POS) scholars over breakfast. This yearly gathering is held to foster community and collaboration among POS scholars.

There is no additional fee to attend, but pre-registration is requested. Registration for this gathering is available through the Center for Positive Organizations at the University of […]

Research Fellowships at the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues

July 5, 2017|

The Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues at the University of Birmingham is now hiring for 8 research fellowship positions. Aspiring academics and those with recent PhDs in psychology, philosophy, or education are encouraged to apply (a PhD is not required).

The application will close on July 18, 2017, and interviews will be held at the end of July. The […]