The Positive Psychology Podcast - Bringing the Science of Happiness to your Earbuds with Kristen Truempy

People like to talk about values but what are they exactly? And how can something so abstract actually be helpful in our messy daily life?

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Direct download: 045_PPP_150616.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 8:00am CEST

What is a positive institution? What sets a good company or school apart from regular institutions? What can you contribute to make the institutions you are involved with more positive?

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Direct download: 044_PPP_150614.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 8:00am CEST

Travel is a wonderful way to achieve personal growth. How does it relate to psychological well-being? How does travel allow us to explore and live our values? I will address these questions by sharing my personal take on travel and how it contributes to a more fulfilled life.

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Direct download: 043_PPP_150611.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 8:00am CEST

Making positive psychology inclusive is not just a topic that is important for people with disabilities but all of us. Michael Wehmeyer talks about how implementing measures to think about and assist people with disabilities benefits society in surprising ways.

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Direct download: 042_PPP_150611.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 8:00am CEST

Ryan Niemiec returns to discuss what mindfulness is, what the benefits are and how we can personalize the practice by tapping into our strengths.

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Direct download: 041_PPP_150607.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 9:37am CEST

Emotional intelligence is made up of different skills. We will look at the different skills and how to cultivate them. We will also learn why decision making without emotions might not be as great as we think it is.

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Direct download: 040_PPP_150602.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 9:57pm CEST

Writing can help us deal with trauma and the negative effects of inhibiting things and keeping secrets. We will explore how writing can be a great coping mechanism. Furthermore examples are given of how writing contributes to positive emotions, engagement, relationships, meaning and achievement.

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Direct download: 039_PPP_150525.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 10:03pm CEST

A fixed mindset might be what's standing in your way. Learn what a growth mindset is and how to acquire it.

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Direct download: 038_PPP_150517.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 7:36pm CEST

Constructive journalism is about news that is not junk food to your mind. Based on the work of Cathrine Glydensted we explore what constructive journalism is, how you are impacted by the news and what you can watch out for to ensure a more quality news diet.

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Direct download: 037_PPP_150510.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 9:07pm CEST

What are high-quality connections? What do they feel like and what benefits do they have? What different lenses exist to make sense of our relationships?

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Direct download: 036_PPP_150503.mp3
Category:Psychology -- posted at: 4:05pm CEST