Upcoming Events

Claremont Evaluation Center (CEC) – Professional Development Workshops

Wednesday, August 14-19, 2019 — Claremont Graduate University






REGISTRATION CLOSES – August 11, 2019.  Register Soon!

This August, CEC again brings you opportunities to renew and build your personal and professional resources. 

The gold standard for professional development, this workshop series annually draws hundreds of participants from around the world bringing together a rich cross-section of world renowned private and public organization participants.  This longstanding series is taught by leading academics and seasoned practitioners and offers you the opportunity to attend in person at the beautiful Claremont Graduate University campus or join this community on-line in highly interactive webcasts.

Each workshop lasts one full day from 9 am to 4:45 pm.  On days when there are multiple workshops – you may attend one in person, then enjoy the other(s) online at your convenience.

Please visit the complete 2019 CEC Workshop Schedule and Register soon.

Highlighting the Science of Well-being:  Theory, Research, Methods, & Applications workshop, Stewart I. Donaldson and Saeideh (Saida) Heshmati will bring you 2020’s best of Positive Psychology today.   

Here you will enjoy an overview of the positive psychology movement and its relationship with the new directions in the science of well-being.  From personal and work relationships to “happiness, excellence, and optimal human functioning,” build your understanding and community resources by attending this Sunday, August 18th event.

International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA)

6th World Congress on Positive Psychology

July 18 -21, 2019 Melbourne, Australia

Leaders in Positive Psychology are convening in Australia this summer.  Confirmed speakers from around the work include Martin & Mandy Seligman, Barbara Fredrickson, Lisa Barrett Feldman, Jeanne Nakamura, Stewart Donaldson, Saeideh (Saida) Heshmati, Sarah Pressman, Robert Biswas-Diener,  Jonathan Haidt, James Pawelski, Michael Steger, Watari Sato and so many more.  For program information and featured speakers, visit the  IPPA’s 6th World Congress website .




Greater Good Science Center (GGSC)

Clark Kerr Campus, UC Berkeley

July 14-19, 2019



The Greater Good Science Center is offering the Summer Institute for Educators – July 14-19, 2019.

The six-day institute equips educators with understanding, actions, and strategies to support and maintain their well-being and their students’ development.  Applications are still open to join this summer resilience building event.

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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