News

4th Canadian Conference On Positive Psychology

October 12, 2017|

The 4th Canadian Conference on Positive Psychology, organized by the Canadian Positive Psychology Association, will be held on May 23-25, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. The conference is co-hosted by the University of Toronto, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.

The theme of the conference is “Bridging Canadian Well-Being.”

The deadline to submit proposals to present at this conference is November 13, 2017. Please see this […]

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 Editors 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.

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 […]

IPPAEd Presents a Webinar on International Perspectives on Positive Education

September 15, 2017|

International Perspectives on Positive Education
A webinar presented by IPPA’s Positive Education Division

October 19, 2017* at 7:30 PM EDT
 

This is a conversation-based webinar based on the panel conducted during the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology in Montreal. Educators from different parts of the world who participated at the Congress will share their experiences with positive education and discuss why it matters. Examples […]

UNESCO Chair on Education for Global Peace Sustainability

September 14, 2017|

A proposal for a UNESCO Chair on Education for Global Peace Sustainability was recently accepted, which will integrate peace education and positive psychology. The Chair is led at the University of Lisbon through its Institute of Social and Political Sciences.

The UNESCO Chair on Education for Global Peace Sustainability is a co-constructed project that intends to advance a scientific and practical approach to […]

Lea Waters, Ph.D. to Join Positive Psychology Leader Series

September 11, 2017|

 
“Raising children…is vastly more than fixing what is wrong with them. It is about identifying and nurturing their strongest qualities, what they own and are best at, and helping them find niches in which they can best live out these strengths.” – (Seligman & Csikszentmihalyi, 2000, p. 6)
IPPA’s Positive Psychology Leader Series will welcome Dr. Lea Waters on Tuesday, September 19, […]