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Monthly Archives: October 2018

The Positive Psychology Leader Series Welcomes Dr. Kristin Neff

October 24, 2018|

Self-Compassion as a Positive Psychological Resource and Helpful Response to Suffering
with Kristin Neff, Ph.D.
November 29*, 2018
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM ET


Abstract: Self-compassion is a way of relating toward oneself with compassion. Dr. Kristin Neff operationalized self-compassion as consisting of three main elements: kindness (vs. self-judgment), a sense of common humanity (vs. isolation), and mindfulness (vs. over-identification). These components combine and mutually […]

Abstract Deadline Approaching on October 31: 6th World Congress on Positive Psychology

October 8, 2018|

IPPA is accepting abstracts to present at the 6th World Congress on Positive Psychology in Melbourne, Australia in 2019!

The deadline to submit is October 31, 2018.

There are five presentation formats: individual presentations, symposia, conversation hours, workshops, roundtables, and posters.

You will also be asked to categorize your abstract in one of the 13 Congress tracks:

Body and Brain: Biology, Methodology and Basic Science

7th International Self-Determination Theory Conference

October 7, 2018|

The 7th International Self-Determination Theory Conference will take place from May 21-24, 2019, near Amsterdam on the North Sea coast of Holland.

This event happens once every three years and will offer insightful and inspiring presentations and working sessions from leading motivational experts and scholars, including Edward Deci and Richard Ryan, creators of self-determination theory.

The abstract submission deadline is November […]