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The Dynamics of Resilience and Positive Functioning During the SARS-COVID-19 Crisis: Results from a Multiple-wave National Study

June 15, 2021|

What is the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on our mental health? The 2020 pandemic has fuelled an impressive amount of research on its mental health effects on the general population as well as in special groups (e.g., individuals with previous pathologies). Although ongoing research does not always reach good standards of quality, it generally shows in studies conducted […]

Feminist Positive Organizational Psychology: respectful engagement for building positive relational cultures.

June 9, 2021|


Caroline Adams Miller, MAPP
Host, Positive Psychology Leader Series


Jodi Wellman
Associate Producer, Positive Psychology Leader Series



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Bi-Annual Positive Clinical Case Challenge – Invite for Submissions

June 2, 2021|

The Positive Clinical Psychology Division is accepting applications for our bi-annual Positive Clinical Case Challenge, scheduled to take place at the 7th IPPA World Congress on Positive Psychology. If you are unfamiliar with the Positive Clinical Case Challenge, practitioners who are selected by the Positive Clinical Psychology Division for their exemplary work present a case study during the World […]

Leader Series Welcomes Laura King

May 11, 2021|

The International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) offers members year-round opportunities to learn about the science and application of positive psychology, and to connect with experts in the field. One example is through the Positive Psychology Leader Series program, which features monthly webinars and Q&A with distinguished practitioners and academics.
Meaningful Living During Difficult Times: The Role of Purpose
with Laura King, […]

Positive Organizational Intervention Challenge (POIC) – Invite for Submissions

May 3, 2021|

The 2021 Positive Organizational Intervention Challenge (POIC) is happening now! We invite you to submit an intervention and get a chance to receive feedback from field experts!

What are your ideas for creating a positive workplace? 

Positive changes can make a huge difference in one’s sense of purpose, vitality, belonging, trust, and productivity in the workplace. Now, IPPA’s Work & Organization […]

Apply for one of the IPPA Awards or Division Awards. Submissions Due May 15, 2021!

May 3, 2021|

The International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) hosts an awards program every two year, in conjunction with our World Congress. In 2021, IPPA (along with each of its six Divisions) will be welcoming nominations and applications for the following awards and we encourage you to review the Award information below and to click on the links to nominate yourself and […]

Ethical Guidelines for Positive Psychology Practice

April 16, 2021|

As positive psychology has developed and matured as a field, questions have arisen around ensuring that best practice is being followed. This issue is particularly pertinent in terms of its applied dimensions, such as the provision of positive psychology interventions by students and graduates of MAPP (Masters in Applied Positive Psychology) programs. At the 2019 World Congress of Positive […]

Monitoring and Increasing Youth Subjective Well-Being within School Mental Health Practices

February 8, 2021|

Students with the best academic, social, and physical health outcomes have both low levels of psychopathology and elevated levels of well-being. Comprehensive school mental health services should thus assess and foster all students’ complete mental health, with extra supports for students with diminished well-being or elevated psychopathology. In comparison to the number of evidence-based methods advanced to measure and […]

IPPA Evidence in Action Conference

February 2, 2021|

In 2021, the International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) is producing three impactful events, starting with the first-ever IPPA Evidence in Action Conference: Celebrating the application of positive psychology, which takes place (virtually) from 18-19 March, 2021, and will feature discussions, presentations, panels, and more, focused on evidence based applications of positive psychology. You’ll be able to connect with others, […]

The Positive Clinical Psychology Division: Global Perspectives on Positive Clinical Psychology

December 10, 2020|

The Positive Clinical Psychology Division is excited to announce an upcoming webinar series, Global Perspectives on Positive Clinical Psychology, featuring world renowned experts from various applied disciplines (e.g., clinical psychology, counseling psychology, school psychology).

Speakers include: Aaron Jarden (Australia), Hadassah Littman-Ovadia (Israel), Tim Lomas (UK), Tayyab Rashid (Canada), Annalise Roache (New Zealand), Chiara Ruini (Italy), Shannon Suldo (USA), Carmelo Vazquez (Spain), […]