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Call for Unpublished Papers for Psychological Well-Being and Longevity Meta-Analysis

January 12, 2018|

Ed Diener, Ph.D., and Samantha Heintzelman, Ph.D., at the University of Virginia are collecting unpublished reports for a meta-analysis examining the effects of subjective well-being on longevity/mortality. They are seeking findings and data sets in which these variables were measured in a prospective manner, though not reported in a published work. To qualify, studies must:

1)   Be a prospective/longitudinal study design

2)   Include a […]

3rd Western Positive Psychology Association Conference

November 15, 2017|

The 3rd Western Positive Psychology Association (WPPA) Conference will be held on January 20, 2018 at Claremont Graduate University in Claremont, California. The theme of the conference is “The Next Generation of Positive Psychology Research.”

The Call for Abstracts is open with a deadline of December 18, 2017.

Registration is also available now.

Read more about the conference online here.

Applying the Science of Gratitude in Education

October 8, 2017|

A workshop hosted by the Greater Good Science Center on “Applying the Science of Gratitude in Education” will take place in Seattle, WA on October 28, 2017.

This day-long event will offer practical, evidence-based strategies for bringing gratitude exercises into the classroom for the well-being of both teachers and students.

Learn more about this workshop here.

IPPA is proud to partner with […]

PESA Victoria State Conference on Positive Education

October 8, 2017|

The Positive Education Schools Association (PESA)’s Victoria State Chapter will hold a conference at Camberwell Girls Grammar School on Positive Education on November 17, 2017.

This one-day event will feature a pre-conference workshop introducing Positive Education, a keynote address, practical workshops, and an expert panel for Q&A.

Please see the event flyer for more information on the conference and registration.

Seeking Reviewers and Submissions for Positive Work and Organizations: Research and Practice

October 8, 2017|

Positive Work and Organizations: Research and Practice (PWORP) is the bi-annual newsletter of the Work and Organizations Division of IPPA. There are a number of open opportunities to contribute to this publication.

Submit your work for Issue #4: Previous issues of PWORP featured empirical and conceptual scholarship as well as literature reviews, philosophical commentaries, and evidence-based discussions from junior and senior academics, […]

Call for Submissions: Clinical Applications of Positive Psychology

October 6, 2017|

The Positive Clinical Psychology Division of the International Positive Psychology Association is seeking submissions for its peer-reviewed newsletter publication, Clinical Applications of Positive Psychology: An International Perspective. The team will accept submissions (ranging from 500 to 2,000 words depending on the type of submission) on a rolling basis. However, in order to be considered for the first issue (Winter […]

Call for Papers: Latin American Journal of Positive Psychology

October 4, 2017|

The Latin American Journal of Positive Psychology (Revista Latinoamericana de Psicología Positiva) has an open call for papers for their next issue. Researchers are encouraged to submit their work in Spanish, Portuguese, or English by the deadline: November 30, 2017.

More information about the journal can be found here.

Ilona Boniwell to Join Positive Psychology Leader Series

September 29, 2017|

On October 11, 2017, the Positive Psychology Leader Series will welcome Dr. Ilona Boniwell for a presentation on “Playing positive psychology: Using tangible tools and facilitation methods in positive psychology coaching and training.”

Despite evidence for the effectiveness of positive interventions for promoting positive states and reducing depression and anxiety, these interventions are not widely accepted in the organisational and coaching […]

Gratitude & Well-Being at Work Conference

September 20, 2017|

The Greater Good Science Center at the University of California, Berkeley will hold a one day conference on Gratitude and Well-being at Work on November 17, 2017.

The program features a keynote by Dr. Robert Emmons. Other speakers include researchers as well as business leaders who will explore the importance of gratitude in workplaces and strategies for creating appreciative cultures at work.

Further […]

5th International Forum on Wellbeing and Happiness

September 11, 2017|

On October 4-5, 2017, the Institute for Wellbeing and Happiness at Tecmilenio University will hold its 5th International Forum. October 4th will be dedicated to the topic of Positive Education and the 5th to Positive Organizations.

Everyone is welcome to join the live streaming session online. You may sign up to do so here. The event will be streamed in both English […]