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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 […]

The Positive Psychology Leader Series Welcomes Dr. Jonathan Haidt, Ph.D.

November 28, 2018|

How can moral psychology help us solve social conflict and create stronger institutions?

An Interview and Q&A with Jonathan Haidt, Ph.D.

Thursday, December 6, 2018 5:00 pm ET*

 

 

Abstract:
Jonathan Haidt, Ph.D. is an American social psychologist and the Thomas Cooley Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University’s Stern School of Business. Dr. Haidt’s research examines the intuitive foundations of morality. His work has looked […]

The Positive Psychology Leader Series Welcomes Dr. Kristin Neff

October 24, 2018|

Self-Compassion as a Positive Psychological Resource and Helpful Response to Suffering
with Kristin Neff, Ph.D.
November 29*, 2018
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM ET

 

Abstract: Self-compassion is a way of relating toward oneself with compassion. Dr. Kristin Neff operationalized self-compassion as consisting of three main elements: kindness (vs. self-judgment), a sense of common humanity (vs. isolation), and mindfulness (vs. over-identification). These components combine and mutually […]

Abstract Deadline Approaching on October 31: 6th World Congress on Positive Psychology

October 8, 2018|

IPPA is accepting abstracts to present at the 6th World Congress on Positive Psychology in Melbourne, Australia in 2019!

The deadline to submit is October 31, 2018.

There are five presentation formats: individual presentations, symposia, conversation hours, workshops, roundtables, and posters.

You will also be asked to categorize your abstract in one of the 13 Congress tracks:

Body and Brain: Biology, Methodology and Basic Science
[…]

7th International Self-Determination Theory Conference

October 7, 2018|

The 7th International Self-Determination Theory Conference will take place from May 21-24, 2019, near Amsterdam on the North Sea coast of Holland.

This event happens once every three years and will offer insightful and inspiring presentations and working sessions from leading motivational experts and scholars, including Edward Deci and Richard Ryan, creators of self-determination theory.

The abstract submission deadline is November […]

Seligman Europe Positive Psychology Tour 2019

September 18, 2018|

Since 2009, Seligman Europe and the Academy for Child, Youth and Family have been hosting the positive psychology tour with Martin Seligman. The next tour is scheduled for 2019, with stops in Graz, Austria; Hamburg, Germany; and Bregenz, Austria beginning in late June.

 

Positive psychology is an important and irreplaceable factor in parenting, coaching, therapy, health, economy, and countless other areas […]

Happiness 360 at Universidad Tecmilenio

September 18, 2018|

Universidad Tecmilenio will hold the 6th International Summit Happiness 360 on November 2-3, 2018, in Monterrey, Mexico.

 

Happiness 360 is an event with talks, workshops, and practical experiences oriented towards understanding the application of positive psychology in four key areas: Positive Organizations, Positive Education, Positive Families and Happiness and cities. The program is open in English and Spanish, and simultaneous […]

The 4th Biennial Conference in Positive Psychology in New Zealand

September 18, 2018|

The New Zealand Association of Positive Psychology (NZAPP) will hold the 4th Biennial Conference in Positive Psychology on November 24, 2018. The event will be hosted by the University of Waikato, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, in Hamilton, New Zealand.

 

This conference will provide an engaging platform for attendees to connect with researchers, psychologists, coaches, counsellors, leaders, health practitioners, […]