Positive Psychology

Positive Psychology

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12 h
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  • 6 Sequences
  • Introductive Level
  • Subtitles in Chinese

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  • Week 1 - Positive Emotions: The Tiny Engines of Positive Psychology
    Look “under the hood” to discover the powerful drivers of growth, well-being, and health.
  • Week 2 - The Mindscapes and Outcomes of Positivity
    Discover the roots of flexibility, creativity, and resilience.
  • Week 3 - The Delicate Art of Pursuing Happiness
    Discover the ratios and priorities that best promote flourishing and learn common pitfalls to avoid.
  • Week 4 - Positivity Resonance and Loving-Kindness
    Unveil the force of co-experienced positive emotions and practice this lab-tested meditation honed over millennia.
  • Week 5 - The Fruits of Positivity Resonance
    Learn to spot the health benefits that loving-kindness uniquely nourishes.
  • Week 6 - The Ripples of Positivity Resonance
    Far beyond you and your happiness, positive psychology radiates out to benefit your relationships and community.




Dr. Barbara L. Fredrickson
Kenan Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Director of the Social Psychology Doctoral Program and the Positive Emotions and Psychophysiology Laboratory, President-Elect, International Positive Psychology Association
Kenan-Flagler School of Business


The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation’s first public university, is known around the world for innovative teaching and research. Regularly ranked as the nation’s best value for academic quality, UNC has produced the most Rhodes Scholars for the past 25 years among U.S. public research universities.


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