In this brief review of positive psychology, the key principles of the approach that targets the development of character strengths instead of the traditional medical model’s focus on disorders and deficiencies are highlighted as a process to improve happiness and well-being.
A lot can be said how beauty and fashion improve your mindset and your spirituality. Over the years, more and more of us have sourced spiritual inspiration from fashion products and as time goes on this is an increasing trend.
The life after positive psychology is different as the focus is on developing strengths rather than fixating on deficiencies or weaknesses, and, therefore, the approach is more effective in cultivating happiness and well-being.
Does weapon carrying lead to youth delinquency and crime? This study shows that when youths carry weapons, regardless of pocket knives or guns, they commit more violent crimes, property crimes, and drug crimes while carrying weapons.
The Positive Psychology secrets that people may not know about are that it is not an old method disguised in a flashy new outfit but is a fresh take on how to apply character strengths to foster a positive attitude that leads to improved well-being and performance.
Many high functioning executives are in denial when it comes to addressing their substance abuse behavior, and when they seek help, there is often a detrimental effect on their ego, self-esteem, and self-confidence, which must be addressed in a different approach to be helpful.
Personal psychology as a career or personal tool has tremendous potential to make positive changes in oneself or others’ lives through working on improving attitudes and eliminating negative thinking.
A review of 26 research studies shows that financial uncertainty increases child maltreatment because additional stressors that the parents face. Policy-makers and practitioners should make allowance for temporary assistance.
Positive Psychology is a relatively new method that has gained tremendous support in recent years but is not only a self-help movement or a re-packaging of existing cognitive ideas – it is a fresh take on how to foster personal happiness.