Positive Psychology Interventions in Practice

  • Carmel Proctor

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Clinical and Focused Interventions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Fredrike Bannink
      Pages 15-28
    3. Tayyab Rashid, Ruth Louden, Laurie Wright, Ron Chu, Aryel Maharaj, Irfan Hakim et al.
      Pages 29-45
    4. Willibald Ruch, Jennifer Hofmann
      Pages 65-80
  3. Education and Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Mariana Lozada, Natalia Carro, Marcela Kapelmayer, Viviana Kelmanowicz, Andrea Czar, Paola D’Adamo
      Pages 143-161
    3. Sue Roffey
      Pages 163-181
  4. Workplaces, Technology, and Communities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 183-183
    2. Suzy Green, Olivia Evans, Belinda Williams
      Pages 185-206
    3. Cristina Botella, Rosa Maria Banos, Veronica Guillen
      Pages 219-234
    4. Anna E. Pohlmeyer
      Pages 235-255
    5. Roger G. Tweed, Eric Mah, Madeline Dobrin, Rachel Van Poele, Lucian Gideon Conway III
      Pages 257-271

About this book


This book presents recent advancements in positive psychology, specifically its application across broad areas of current interest. Chapters include submissions from various international authors in the field and cover discussion and presentation of relevant research, theories, and applications. The volume covers topics such as CBT, Student Resilience, Active Aging, Humour, Mindfulness, Character Strengths, Education, Health, Relationships, Workplaces, Performance, Technology, Design, and Communities. With the growing interest in the applications of positive psychology across diverse fields within psychology and beyond, this book will make a worthwhile contribution to the field. It will also fill the current need for a volume that highlights specifically the various recent advancements in positive psychology into diverse fields and as such will be of benefit to a wide range of professionals, including psychologists, educators, clinicians, therapists, and many others. 


Advancements in Positive Psychology Positive CBT Positive Coaching and Work Places Positive Communities Positive Education Positive Emotions Positive Experiences Positive Experiences Positive Health and Aging Positive Interventions Positive Relationships Positive Technology Social and Behavioural Sciences

Editors and affiliations

  • Carmel Proctor
    • 1
  1. 1.Positive Psychology Research Centre LtdGuernseyUnited Kingdom

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