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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, […]

9th European Conference Keynotes

September 6, 2018|

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Submit your Abstract to Present at the 6th World Congress on Positive Psychology!

September 6, 2018|

As announced last week in our Monthly News Roundup email, 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:


Action Needed: Meet the Work Division’s President-Elect Candidates!

September 6, 2018|

Members of IPPA’s Work and Organizations Division are in the process of electing a new President-Elect. Four applicants for the position have posted their biographies and statements of purpose online.  Division members will have two weeks (until August 26, 2018) to review these applications and ask questions of the applicants in the comments section of each applicants’ post. One the […]

Positive Education Conference Recap: A Panel Discussion Webinar

August 15, 2018|

Did you miss the Positive Education Division (IPPAEd)’s pre-conference at the 9th European Conference on Positive Psychology, or IPEN’s World Positive Education Accelerator?

You are in luck! IPPAEd is holding a virtual panel webinar to hear from Division members and leaders who will share what they learned or presented at both conferences.

Update: Watch the recording of the panel discussion below!

If […]

Strengths-Based Resilience Program Recognized with Innovation Award

August 15, 2018|

The Clinical Division is excited to share that Strengths-Based Resilience (SBR), a University of Toronto Scarborough program led by Division President Tayyab Rashid, was a recent recipient of the Canadian Association of College and University Student Services (CACUSS)’ Innovation Award. The award recognizes an innovative program or service that exemplifies excellence and serves as a model for other CACUSS […]

Volunteer Opportunities with IPPA!

July 27, 2018|

The International Positive Psychology Association has a number of volunteer opportunities available for scholars, practitioners and students who wish to contribute to the field on a broad scale.

Opportunities range from publication editor to social media champion. Please take a moment to review IPPA’s many opportunities today!

2nd International Congress of the Mexican Positive Psychology Association

July 27, 2018|

The Mexican Positive Psychology Association (SMPP) will hold their 2nd International Congress of Positive Psychology on November 9 – 10, 2018, in Mexico City, Mexico.

Attendees will connect with colleagues, learn from well-being researchers and practitioners including Dr. Margarita Tarragona (IPPA Council of Advisors) and Dr. Michael Steger (IPPA Board member), and participate in workshops and symposia on applying positive psychology […]