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Western Positive Psychology Association (WPPA)

5th WPPA Annual Conference

Saturday, January 25, 2020 — Claremont Graduate University

New Directions in the Science of Positive Psychology


        Call for Abstracts is now OPEN

Review will begin Nov. 1, 2019. 

Deadline for submissions November 24, 2019, midnight.

Notifications sent by December 1, 2019.

Inviting creative evidence-based research, we welcome faculty, researchers, professionals, sponsored undergraduate, and graduate students to submit to our 5th Annual Western Positive Psychology Association Conference on January 25, 2020.  This year, Claremont Graduate University (CGU) will host this all day conference bringing together scholars and professionals from around the world.   Individual presentations, posters, and symposia are welcome.

Interest areas include Positive Work and Organizations, Positive Developmental Psychology, Positive Health Psychology, Positive Psychology and Sports, and Science of Well-being Theory Across the Life Span.  Priority will be given to research with a strong theoretical base, that uses robust and innovative research and evaluation methods, and research featuring evidence-based interventions.

Please visit the CGU WPPA Conference Website for more information, schedule, topics, fees, directions, and local accommodations.



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UNC-Chapel Hill – Positive Psychology MOOC (Online Course)

New Session Begins Soon

Leaders in the Positive Psychology field including Barbara Fredrickson, Director of the Positive Emotions and Psychophysiology (PEP) Lab at UNC-Chapel Hill, share their knowledge, insights and cutting edge research offering a MOOC (Massive Online Open Course) featuring evidence-based approaches to help people live fuller more contributive lives. No science or psychology background needed – anyone could/can sign up for this MOOC six-week course for credit or audit.

Professionals ask you to put your thoughts, feelings, and ideas into writing – personalized learning!  Financial support is available for learners.  Positive Psychology Online MOOC .

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