Welcome to the Section on Positive Psychology!

Positive psychology is the study of human strengths and well-being. This site includes information about positive psychology research, teaching, and practice as well as events, strengths based books, and resources.

  • The latest edition of the Section on Positive Psychology newsletter, Positive Psychology: Theory and Application is now available. This edition contains Section updates and great articles by section members. Check it out here.
  • Be sure to take a look at Past Chair Jeana Magyar-Moe’s post about using the “Positive GAF scale” on the Section on Positive Psychology’s Facebook page!
  • We invite you to check out the Resources page to our website, and take a look at the great information we have. If you have some materials that you would like to add to the Resources page, contact Brian Cole (bpcole[at]gmail.com).
  • Meet the section leadership
  • Join our listserv

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