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  • Positive Psychology

    JAN. 10‚ 2013 Happiness Exercise #1: Gratitude If one thing could change in your life that would make you happier‚ what would it be? The amount of time I spent with God PURSUING HAPPINESS: The Architecture of Sustainable Change by Lyubomirsky et al. (2005) Why happiness? Happiness is good for you Happy tend to live longer‚ be more charitable‚ have a better immune system Happy individuals end to be more flourishable inwardly and outwardly It is what we’re made for Can we increase happiness

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  • Positive Psychology Progress

    Positive Psychology Progress Empirical Validation of Interventions Martin E. P. Seligman and Tracy A. Steen Nansook Park Christopher Peterson University of Pennsylvania University of Rhode Island University of Michigan Positive psychology has flourished in the last 5 years. The authors review recent developments in the field‚ including books‚ meetings‚ courses‚ and conferences. They also discuss the newly created classification of character strengths and virtues‚ a positive complement to the various

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  • Positive Psychology in the Workplace

    Positive Psychology in the Workplace Sandie Tharp University of Charleston English II Nada Najjar March 30th‚ 2013 Positive Psychology in the Workplace It has been proven that positive psychology in the workplace can improve and enhance workplace satisfaction because employees are more confident and are better able to manage stress and adversity. Employees that are happier with their work environment are typically more motivated and are more likely to pursue growth and development.

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  • Positive Psychology and Happiness

    that “happiness is when what you think‚ what you say‚ and what you do are in harmony”. Therefore‚ happiness can’t be forced. Happiness will be with us if we just let things go and keep cool. Martin Seligman‚ one of the leading researchers in positive psychology and author of Authentic Happiness‚ describes happiness as having three parts: pleasure‚ engagement‚ and meaning. Pleasure is the “feel good” part of happiness. Engagement refers to living a “good life” of work‚ family‚ friends‚ and hobbies.

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  • Believe: Positive Psychology and Positive Attitude

    it means‚ believe in yourself you can accomplish everything. Almost everyone desires to be successful‚ everyone hopes to live a happy life‚ but how can we do that. I feel “believe in yourself” is the most important. “Believe in yourself” means a positive attitude. When you wake up in the morning‚ open your eyes‚ draw the curtain‚ enjoy the The great writer Emerson once said‚ “Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string” in first sunlight of the day. And tell yourself “Have a happy day”

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  • Positive Psychology and Kindness

    have better social relationships and more pleasant everyday lives. For example‚ very happy people have highly satisfying relationships with friends‚ romantic partners‚ and family members and that‚ compared to their less happy peers‚ they report more positive events and emotions in their daily lives relative to negative ones. Happy people are more extraverted‚ more agreeable‚ and less neurotic. Some studies have shown that subjective happiness is one of the key factors in subjective well-being and overall

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  • Positive Psychology and Gratitude

    Gratitude Gratitude in simple term can be explained as ‘The quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness’. It should be distinguished from thanks‚ which is too often a matter of words‚ and not accompanied by a feeling of thankfulness or by those actions which indicate a grateful mind. The grateful man feels joy at the kindness of his benefactor and cultivates a respect that is akin to love. Being thankful means to me is to see everything as a gift

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  • Positive Psychology and Veterans

    VETERANS Veterans are those who have serve in order to honor and protect their country. As these individuals boldly practice their beliefs in freedom‚ they rewrite history‚ and we as American honor these patriots who were willing to give the ultimate sacrifice. Veterans Day is the day that we set aside to honor those who serve‚ but one day does not cover all the bloodshed. The day is not enough to show the appreciation which is due to the countless number of heroic

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  • Positive Psychology and Gratitude

    QUOTES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! "Where there is smoke there is fire. Where there is gratitude‚ there is freedom‚ presence‚ inner health.Only free people feel gratitude for everything. Gratitude is the index of my inner freedom." "I rememer YOU with deep gratitude. I am even more grateful for what you left in my heart as you took leave of me." "When we meet in the sacred space‚ if I am privileged to light the lamp of gratitude in your heart‚ my own flame will dance for joy seeing you come more alive

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  • Positive Psychology

    Positive Psychology-A Current perspective Author Krishan Kumar Dr. Rajiv Dogra Corresponding Address Krishan Kumar‚ M. Sc‚ M. Phil (M& SP)‚ PhD (Pur) Clinical Psychology‚ Computational Neuroscience National Brain Research Centre‚ Manesar Email- keshusony@rediffmail.com Ph.no. 9999516319 Dr. Rajiv Dogra Associte Professor‚ Department of Clinical Psychology Post Graduate College and Medical Sciences‚ Rohtak Email- Rajeevdogra@rediffmail.com What is positive psychology?

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