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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 […]

The Positive Psychology Leader Series Welcomes Diana Whitney

February 11, 2019|

The Power of Appreciative Inquiry and Leadership

Diana Whitney, Ph.D.: Presenter

March 06, 2019 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm ET*

 

Abstract:
Diana Whitney, Ph.D. is an American author, award-winning consultant and educator whose writings – 15 books and dozens of chapters and articles – have advanced the positive principles and practices of appreciative inquiry and social constructionist theory worldwide to facilitate large-scale transformation and positive […]

The Positive Psychology Leader Series Welcomes Dr. Margarita Tarragona

January 17, 2019|

Applying Positive Psychology in the Helping Professions: A practical framework.

Dr. Margarita Tarragona: Presenter, Dr. Caroline Miller: Host

February 13, 2019 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm ET*

 

Abstract:
In this webinar, Dr. Margarita Tarragona, a leader in positive psychotherapy and coaching, will share a conceptual framework that she developed to help practitioners organise the various ways in which they can apply positive psychology in their work. She will […]

Gary Latham, Ph.D. Joins the Positive Psychology Leader Series in January

January 11, 2019|

On January 30, 2019, IPPA’s Positive Psychology Leader Series will host Dr. Gary Latham, world-renowned expert evidence-based management and a pioneer in goal-setting theory (Locke & Latham, 1990). Dr. Latham will discuss useful goal setting and motivation strategies, as well as recent research findings on the effects of priming on unconscious goals. He will also share applications of his […]

Nominate Your Colleagues for an IPPA Award!

December 20, 2018|

IPPA’s Awards Program recognizes the accomplishments of leaders who make important contributions to the field of positive psychology. First offered in 2011, the Awards Program has recognized 84 individuals to date. IPPA will present eleven awards at the Sixth World Congress on Positive Psychology, occurring July 19-21 in Melbourne, Australia.
Individuals are welcome to nominate themselves or a colleague for one […]