IPPA Divisions

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 […]

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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The Positive Health & Wellness Division Guide to the World Congress

June 9, 2017|

The International Positive Psychology Association’s Fifth World Congress is right around the corner! The Positive Health & Wellness Division (PH&W) has compiled a short list of health and wellbeing-related events at the World Congress that may be useful as you start planning which sessions to attend. You can download the guide here. For the full session descriptions, please visit […]

Coffee Talk: the topic is “Job Crafting”

May 25, 2017|

(5/20/2017) – On the 2016 survey, you told us you would like more discussion around Positive Psychology concepts like engagement, wellbeing, positive leadership, positive change & culture, and strengths. To help spark that dialogue, we are introducing a new series call “Coffee Talk,” which will feature simple digests on pertinent topics that we can apply to our working lives. […]

Contribute to the Division’s Conversation Hour

May 15, 2017|

Conversation Hour: The Future of Work and Organizations in Positive Psychology
The Work and Organizations Division will sponsor a conversation hour at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology.
The session will bring together leaders of academic and professional communities to discuss broad-level developments and cutting-edge issues in the field of positive work and organizations.
Giselle Timmerman, President of the Work and […]

Call for Submissions: Clinical Applications of Positive Psychology, An International Perspective

May 15, 2017|

The Positive Clinical Psychology Division of the International Positive Psychology Association is starting a new peer-reviewed publication: Clinical Applications of Positive Psychology: An International Perspective.  The publication is intended to be an international forum that focuses on the intersection of positive psychology theory and research and evidence-based clinical practice. Submissions can include empirical research and integrative reviews that emphasize clinical […]

Positive Health and Wellness Division Announces Award Winner and World Congress Activities

May 10, 2017|

The Positive Health and Wellness Division is proud to announce the winner of the fifth prestigious Contributions in Positive Health Award: Judith Moskowitz, PhD, MPH, Professor of Medical Social Sciences at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine.

Trained as a social psychologist, Dr. Moskowitz studies behavioral and psychosocial factors in the context of significant illness or other life stress. Her current research […]

Sneak Peek at IPPA Divisions’ Programming at the Fifth World Congress

May 8, 2017|

Did you know that all five of IPPA’s divisions are planning sessions at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology?

Visit the online program to learn more about division sessions, including:

IPPA’s Positive Health and Wellness Division will present the Positive Health Psychology Data Extravaganza, featuring leading researchers in the field of positive health who will share their latest findings in brief, rapid-fire presentations. The Division […]