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How Positive Emotions Can Change Your Life

How Positive Emotions Can Change Your Life | Positive Psychology Coaching | Scoop.it
Research shows that increasing your positive emotions can change your life. (I was one of the early students in positive psychology. Remember the 3 to 1 ratio.
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Cultivating positive emotions requires consistent, long-term effort, but has the potential for wide-ranging benefits, including protective health benefits. You can assess your own positivity ratio using the free tool at www.positivityratio.com.

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The new era of positive psychology | Psicologia...

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Martin Seligman talks about psychology -- as a field of study and as it works one-on-one with each patient and each practitioner. As it moves beyond a focus on disease, what can modern psychology help us to become?
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» Proof Positive: Counting Your Blessings - World of Psychology

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The secret of happiness is to count your blessings while others are adding up their troubles.
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Meaningful Activities Protect the Brain From Depression - The Atlantic

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Meaningful Activities Protect the Brain From Depression The Atlantic "Happiness without meaning characterizes a relatively shallow, self-absorbed or even selfish life, in which things go well, needs and desire are easily satisfied, and difficult or...
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9 Ridiculously Simple Ways To Feel Happier Today

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Happiness, the thinking often goes, is one of those things you either have or don't have based on some unknown combination of life circumstances and natural disposition.
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First study to provide biological evidence that there are positive and negative thinkers

First study to provide biological evidence that there are positive and negative thinkers | Positive Psychology Coaching | Scoop.it
The ability to stay positive when times get tough - and, conversely, of being negative - may be hardwired in the brain, finds new research led by a Michigan State University psychologist.
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Why Making Mistakes is Actually Good

Why Making Mistakes is Actually Good | Positive Psychology Coaching | Scoop.it
Let's reframe "making mistakes." Making mistakes is actually just being human. We need them. They lead us to magical places. They lead us to the depths of our psyches and souls.
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We're Looking At Money And Happiness All Wrong - Business Insider

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We're Looking At Money And Happiness All Wrong
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A new study published in the Journal of Positive Psychology highlights that people are often mistaken in how spending our money might benefit our lives.
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Money Spent On Life Experiences, Not Material Things, Brings Happiness - Medical Daily

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Medical Daily Money Spent On Life Experiences, Not Material Things, Brings Happiness Medical Daily "People actually do know, and accurately predict, that life experiences will make them happier," San Francisco State University psychologist Ryan...
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Do Our Dogs Look And Act More Like Us Over Time? - Huffington Post

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Do Our Dogs Look And Act More Like Us Over Time?
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What The Happiest People Know About Work

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Hard work and skills will only get you so far. The most successful people also find joy in working life. It's not as difficult as it may seem. Here...
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Positive Psychology for Successful Projects - Wellingtone

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Sharon De Mascia discusses how positive emotions, positive individual traits and positive institutions can have a great effect on projects.
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Study: Receiving a Compliment has Same Positive...

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Compliments may not pay the rent, but according to new research, they help improve performance in a similar way to receiving a cash reward.
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Positive Psychology research has found that happiness—positivity, optimism, gratitude—is a precursor to success... http://t.co/lFxkypFnzu
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Positive Provocations: Why You Should Play the What-if Game

Positive Provocations: Why You Should Play the What-if Game | Positive Psychology Coaching | Scoop.it
Try asking "what if?" to spark a mode of possibility and creativity.
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The Happiness Movement - Sun-Sentinel

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The Happiness Movement Sun-Sentinel ... a legitimate research-based practice.
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Why We Shop 'Til We Drop (and Still Aren't Happy) - LiveScience.com

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Why We Shop 'Til We Drop (and Still Aren't Happy)
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People realize that experiences will make them happier than things, researchers report today (April 2) in the Journal of Positive Psychology.
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Meaningful Work Boosts Happiness, Even for Lawyers - Pacific Standard

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Meaningful Work Boosts Happiness, Even for Lawyers Pacific Standard “It appears the downsides of performing these high-paying jobs overcame the benefits of high income,” Kennon Sheldon of the University of Missouri and Lawrence Krieger of Florida...
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The Eldercare Method Using psychology for positive outcomes

The Eldercare Method Using psychology for positive outcomes | Positive Psychology Coaching | Scoop.it
Interdisciplinary teams who investigate residents reasons for emotional distress have hit upon a successful plan. (The World According to Dr.
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4 insights that will make you happier at work - The Week Magazine

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[The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work].
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Five Quick Ways To Make Yourself Happier

Five Quick Ways To Make Yourself Happier | Positive Psychology Coaching | Scoop.it
Happiness isn't easy. Here are some tips.
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More Money Isn't Going to Make You Happy - Fars News Agency

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More Money Isn't Going to Make You Happy
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A new study published in the Journal of Positive Psychology highlights that people are often mistaken in how spending our money might benefit our lives.
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Positive Psychology: The Science of Happiness and Human Strengths

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The Central Themes of positive psychology, Including Happiness, Hope, Creativity and Wisdom, are all Investigated in this book in the context of their possible applications in Clinical Practice.
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A growing body of research in positive psychology and neuroscience is demonstrat... http://t.co/VejByFcClv
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Singing the Praises of Praises - Workforce Management

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Singing the Praises of Praises
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University of Pennsylvania psychologist Martin Seligman tested the impact of various positive psychology interventions on 411 people.
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Gratitude Is the New Willpower | positive psych...

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New findings suggest that feeling grateful fosters long-term thinking. (Gratitude Is the New Willpower | @scoopit http://t.co/gGREOAFGsL)
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