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December 2009

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Dec. 1 Dec. 2
 
 
 
 
Dec. 3
Holiday Strengths
by
Amanda Horne

Dec. 4 Dec. 5
Book Review: The Happiness Equation – Your Well-Being Balance Sheet
by
Sherri Fisher
Dec. 6 Dec. 7
Group Creativity
by
Kathryn Britton
Dec. 8
‘Tis the Season for Acceptance

by
Denise Quinlan
Dec. 9 Dec. 10
Book Review: Self Promotion for Introverts
by
Timothy So
Dec. 11

The Spirit of a Brighter Christmas Future for Children of Rural Poverty

by
John Yeager
Dec. 12
Empathy and What It Teaches Us
by
Aren Cohen
Dec. 13
Book Review: Rethinking Your Work
by
Kathryn Britton

Dec. 14
Performance Reviews that Energize
by
Margaret Greenberg &
Senia Maymin
Dec. 15
Announcing First PPND Book: Resilience
Dec. 16
How to Maintain High Energy in the Holidays
by
Marie-Josee Salvas
Dec. 17
Book Review: Why am I Doing This? Martial Virtues
by
Dave Shearon
Dec. 18
Holiday Gifts – Book Ideas from PPND
by
Senia Maymin & Kathryn Britton
Dec. 19
Dec. 20
 
 
 
 

Dec. 21 Dec. 22

Dec. 23

Dec. 24

Dec. 25
Evolution of Psychotherapy: Resilience through Client Strengths
by
Laura L. C. Johnson
Dec. 26
Planning for 2010: Daily Mental Time Travel
by
Bridget Grenville-Cleave
Dec. 27 Dec. 28 Dec. 29
 
 
 
 
Dec. 30

Dec. 31

 

November 2009

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Nov. 1 Nov. 2
Towards Positive Relationships with Workplace Bullies
by
Catherine Mattice
Nov. 3
Gottman’s Art and Science of Love
by
Amanda Horne
Nov. 4 Nov. 5
Thanks to Gratitude!
by
Sherri Fisher
Nov. 6 Nov. 7
I Disagree with Myself! Creativity and Learning Together
by
Kathryn Britton

Nov. 8
Hard Work No Fun, but Choice and Friendship Are
by
Denise Quinlan
Nov. 9
To Boost Your Teen’s Brain, Try Success
by
Christine Duvivier
Nov. 10
 
 
 
 
Nov. 11

Nov. 12
Book Review: Invitation to Positive Psych (Biswas-Diener)
by
Aren Cohen
Nov. 13

Nov. 14
Book Review: Pos Psych Workbook Series
by
Dana Arakawa
Nov. 15 Nov. 16

Nov. 17
Pos Psych Includes Negative Emotions
by
Dave Shearon

Nov. 18
The Three Degrees of Influence and Happiness
by
Timothy So
Nov. 19 Nov. 20

Nov. 21
Nov. 22
Book Review: Positively Happy by Lyubomirsky & Kurtz
by
Derrick Carpenter
Nov. 23
Get Happier with your iPhone
by
Yee-Ming Tan
Nov. 24

Nov. 25
Using Pos Psych to Prevent PTSD
by
Sherri Fisher
Nov. 26

Nov. 27
Happiness, Busyness, and Holiday Letters
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
Nov. 28
Nov. 29
Walking the Talk II: Seeing What Others See
by
Louis Alloro
Nov. 30

 

October 2009

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Tuesday
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Saturday
Oct. 1 Oct. 2
 
 
 
 
Oct. 3

Oct. 4 Oct. 5

Oct. 6 Oct. 7

Oct. 8 Oct. 9 Oct. 10
 
 
 
 
Oct. 11

Oct. 12 Oct. 13
PPND Asks for Your Opinion
(Story of Recovery)

Oct. 14
Organización in Buenos Aires
by
Dana Arakawa
Oct. 15 Oct. 16
How to Give Feedback so that People Can Hear It
by
Kathryn Britton
Oct. 17

Oct. 18 Oct. 19 Oct. 20
Positive Relationships: Pillar or Foundation of the House of Well-being?
by
Denise Quinlan
Oct. 21
The Art of Comforting
by
Denise Clegg
Oct. 22
Relationships Matter in our Schools
by
John Yeager
Oct 23

Oct. 24
Simple Leadership Tip You Can Use Today
by
Marie-Josée Salvas Shaar
Oct. 25
Inside the Love Lab: 7 Principles for Making Marriage Work
by
Laura Johnson
Oct. 26
How to Create Strong Bonds in the Workplace
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
Oct. 27 Oct. 28 Oct. 29
Walking the Talk: Individual or Collective?
by
Louis Alloro
Oct. 30

Oct. 31

September 2009

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sept. 1
Pulled By the Future
by
Nicholas Hall

Sept. 2
Interview: IPPA World Congress Highlights and Reflections
by
Denise Clegg

Sept. 3
(Book Review) Permission to be an Optimalist
by
Amanda Horne
Sept. 4
Preview of Harvard Coaching Conference
by
Timothy T.C. So
Sept. 5
Desperately Seeking Performance: An Appreciative “What Works” Approach
by
Sherri Fisher
Sept. 6
Hello, September! Optional Theme: Productivity and Performance (Back-to-School)

Sept. 7
Labor Day and a Case for Non-zero-sum Labor Relations
by
Kathryn Britton
Sept. 8 Sept. 9 Sept. 10

Sept. 11
Back to School Resilience – Harry Potter Style
by
John Yeager
Sept. 12
Be the Little Engine That Could
by

Aren Cohen

Sept. 13 Sept. 14

Sept. 15
Perfectionism and Productivity: Visions of Success or Fear of Failure?
by
Eleanor Chin
Sept. 16
Habits Can Beat Goals for Improving Performance
by
Senia Maymin & Margaret Greenberg
Sept. 17
The “What?” and the “Why?” of Productivity
by
Dave Shearon
Sept. 18
Positive Psychology Coaching Compared to Other Coaching
by
Timothy T.C. So
Sept. 19Angus Skinner
by
Angus Skinner
Sept. 20

Denise Clegg
Sept. 21

Emiliya
Zhivotov- skaya


Sept. 22
No-Thinking Zone
by
Derrick Carpenter
Sept. 23
Battling Cancer by Intentionally Making Someone’s Day
by
Yee-Ming Tan
Sept. 24
When Overworking leads to Under Performing
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
Sept. 25
Counter clockwise (book review)
by
Laura Johnson
Sept. 26
Sept. 27 Sept. 28 Sept. 29
Focusing on Focus
by
Louis Alloro
Sept. 30

 

August 2009

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Aug. 1
Reflections on the Humanity of It All: The VIA Interviews, Part III
by
Ryan Niemiec

Aug. 2
July’s Ode to Strengths
Aug. 3
Meaning and Engagement make Australians Well
by
Amanda Horne
Aug. 4
Optional August Theme: Savoring
Aug. 5
Book Reviews for Parents
by
Sherri Fisher
Aug. 6
In-the-News this week: Army, The Chronicle, Fortune, and PBS
Aug. 7
Butterflies, Cherries and Figs: Lessons in Savoring
by
Kathryn Britton
Aug. 8
Aug. 9 Aug. 10

Aug. 11
From Stressed Out to Savoring – Teach Your Children Well
by
John Yeager
Aug. 12
What’s a Picture Worth?
by

Aren Cohen
Aug. 13

Aug. 14

Aug. 15
Savoring and Enjoyment: Reflections from a Café in Buenos Aires
by
Dana Arakawa
Aug. 16

Aug. 17
Good News for Lawyer Well-being
by
Dave Shearon
Aug. 18 Aug. 19 Aug. 20

Aug. 21
Healing Eating Disorders with Savoring
by
Emiliya
Zhivotov- skaya
Aug 22
Aug. 23
Moving: A Metaphor for A Life Transition
by
Gail Schneider
Aug. 24
Training Wheels for Compulsive Multi-Taskers
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
Aug. 25
Savoring and Mindful Eating
by
Laura Johnson
Aug. 26
Savoring: In Praise of Slow
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
Aug. 27 Aug. 28

Savoring Camp Happy Times
by
Louis Alloro

Aug. 29
Aug. 30
Tonight, Dance without a Need for “Why”
by
Sean
Doyle
 

July 2009

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Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
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Friday
Saturday
July 1
July Optional Theme: 25th Character Strength
July 2
This is your brain on pleasure, engagement, meaning
by
Denise Clegg
July 3
Toxic Workplaces
by
Amanda Horne
July 4

July 5
Why NOT me: Self-sacrifice as the 25th strength
by
Sherri Fisher
July 6
Frames of Meaning for Life
by
Jocelyn Davis
July 7
Endurance as the 25th Strength
by
Kathryn Britton
July 8
Should the 25th Strength be Global or Local?
by
Denise Quinlan
July 9
Is your under-achiever lazy, dumb, or unappreciated?
by
Christine Duvivier
July 10
Positivity Book Review
by
Amanda Levy

July 11
I think ‘critically, therefore I am
by
John Yeager
July 12 July 13

July 14
‘Get it out the door’ nominated as 25th strength
by
Margaret
Greenberg
July 15
Piety, a Character Strength
by
Sulynn
July 16
Happiness equals Love, Full Stop
by
George Vaillant
July 17

July 18
Well-being at the Population Level
by
Timothy T.C. So
July 19 July 20

July 21 July 22
Simple vs. Complex Character Strengths
by
Neal
Mayerson

July 23 July 24
Multi- talented but Under- Challenged?
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
July 25
Emotion Regulation as the 25th Strength
by
Laura Johnson
July 26
The Best Days of Our Lives?
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
July 27 July 28
Thanks! to the Contributors to Character Strengths and Virtues
July 29
Love of Learning and the Engaged Life
by
Ryan Niemiec
July 30
Enlightened Action as 25th Strength
by
Elaine O’Brien
July 31
Intersections and Integrations
by
Ryan Niemiec
 

June 2009

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Monday
Tuesday
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June 1

June 2
June 2009 Optional Theme: Fun, Play, Humor
June 3
Positivity Begets Good Customer Service
by
Yee-Ming Tan
June 4

June 5
I Do! I Will! From Vulnerability to Joy
by
Sherri Fisher
June 6
Positive Psychology in Education Symposium
by
by Amanda Horne & Denise Quinlan
June 7
Laugh-o-meters Needed At Work
by
Kathryn Britton
June 8
Will Learning the Skills of Well-Being Help Us Grow Up?
by
Denise Quinlan
June 9 June 10
Funny You Said That! The Light and Dark Sides of Humor
by
John Yeager
June 11
4th Australian Happiness and Its Causes Conference
by
Amanda Horne

June 12
IPPA’s First World Congress in One Week
by
Suzann Pileggi
June 13

June 14 June 15 June 16 June 17
Hateful Humor, Hit Counts, and Positive Psychology
by
Dave Shearon
June 18 June 19 June 20

June 21
Stop Being So Serious… No, I’m Serious!
by
Emiliya
Zhivotov- skaya


June 22
Fireflies and Flourishing in Numbers (IPPA perspectives)
by
Derrick Carpenter
June 23
Does Sleep Really Matter?
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
June 24
Beauty Sleep and Optimal Performance
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
June 25
Humor in Psychotherapy
by
Laura Johnson
June 26
Food: Fun, Friends, and Fulfillment
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
June 27

June 28
UP: Film Review
by
Louis Alloro
June 29 June 30

       

May 2009

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May 1
May Optional Themes: Stress and Resilience
May 2
Superb Images of Love: Photo Contest Outcome
by
Denise Clegg
May 3 May 4
Resilience: A Valuable Resource in Adversity
by
Eleanor Chin
May 5 May 6
Positive Perspectives from CAPP Conference
by
Elaine O’Brien
May 7
Vampires to Angels: Freedom to Create New Beliefs
by
Nicholas Hall
8
Climbing Different Paths to Resilience
by
Denise Quinlan
May 9
Guitar Hero or High School?
by
Christine Duvivier
May 10
Eustress, I Stress, We All Stress… In-the-Grip
by
Fiona Parashar
May 11
Laugh If Off!
by
Aren Cohen
May 12
The Rhythm of Calm
by
Guest Author,
Wayne Jencke
May 13
Resilience as a Life Skill
Sherri Fisher
May 14
Book Review: Curious? by Todd Kashdan
by
Sulynn
May 15
Meaning-Focused Coping
by
Kathryn Britton
May 16
In the News: Happy Lives, Self Control, and Opposite of Placebo
by
Editor S.M.
May 17
Resilience: It’s a Group Thing
by
Dave Shearon
May 18
Overcome Stress and Challenge: 7 Mechanisms
by
Timothy T.C. So
May 19 May 20 May 21 May 22 May 23
May 24 May 25
Beyond Resilience: Growth after Adversity
by
Laura Johnson
May 26
Crisis: Opportunity or Threat?
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
May 27
SWF Seeking Less Stress: Overcoming Overthinking, Anticipating, Maximizing
by
Suzann Pileggi
May 28
The Dance of Stress and Solace
by
Denise Clegg
May 29 May 30/31
May 31

April 2009

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Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
April 1
April Optional Themes: Motivation and Grit
April 2
Invitation to Participate in Efficacy Trial for Wellbeing Online
April 3 April 4
Motivation at Work
by
Eleanor Chin
April 5
Short term Gain: Please Pass the Blame
by
Sherri Fisher
April 6 April 7
Powerful Questions for Job Interviews
by
Kathryn Britton
April 8
What Strength Traps Teach about Strengths
by
Denise Quinlan
April 9
How to See More Motivated Teens
by
Christine Duvivier
April 10
Pretty, Witty, & Gritty?
by
Fiona Parashar
April 11
Fear, Faith & Motivation – Stockdale Paradox
by
John Yeager
April 12 April 13 April 14
Three Lessons for Creating Flourishing
by
Timothy So
April 15
Curiosity, An Engine of Well-being (Todd Kashdan)
by
Kathryn Britton
April 16
Curiosity and What’s Next (Todd Kashdan
by
Kathryn Britton
April 17
Positive Psychology Pyramid
by
Dave Shearon
April 18
April 19 April 20 April 21
Loving Kindness Meditation
by
Emiliya
Zhivotov- skaya
April 22
Green Psychology
by
Derrick Carpenter
April 23
True Grit: Being Mindful of the Journey
by
Gail Schneider
April 24
Personal Hygiene, Einstein, and Your Like-o-meter
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
April 25
Are You Sure Your Client is Ready to Change?
by
Laura Johnson
April 26
Three Keynotes from CAPP Conference
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
April 27
Loving Like Children
by
Suzann Pileggi
April 28
The Dogged Pursuit of Happiness
by
Miriam Akhtar
April 29
Not Good, Smart, Pretty Enough?
by
Louis Alloro
April 30

March 2009

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Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Mar. 1 Mar. 2 Mar. 3 Mar. 4
Announcing Launch of PPND en Espagnol
Mar. 5
Is it a Dog-eat-dog World Or Are We Born to be Good?
by
Sherri Fisher
Mar. 6 Mar. 7
Motivation: Fluctuations and Levers
by
Kathryn Britton
Mar. 8
Three Stones Between Illness and Health
by
Denise Quinlan
Mar. 9
It’s Not You: When the Student is Right…
by
Christine Duvivier
Mar. 10
When the Dog Bites… My Favorite Things
by
Fiona Parashar
Mar. 11
Here’s to You, Miss Robinson – Students Love You…
by
John Yeager
Mar. 12
In Wildness is the Preservation of the World
by
Aren Cohen
Mar. 13
Top 5 Factors for Happiness at Work
by
Timothy Sharp
Mar. 14
Strengths- Based Leadership: Interview with Tom Rath Part II
by
Margaret
Greenberg
Mar. 15
Mindfulness I: Biggest Bang for Buck
by
Kirsten Cronlund
Mar. 16
Mindfulness II: A Basis for Coaching
by
Kirsten Cronlund
Mar. 17
Good Things in Down Economic Times?
by
Dave Shearon
Mar. 18
Positive Organizational Behavior and Better Work Performance
by
Timothy T.C. So
Mar. 19
Creating a Culture of Appreciation
by
Angus Skinner
Mar. 20
The Measure of Your Powers
by
Denise Clegg
Mar. 21
Psych Healthy Workplace Conf. Part 1
& Part 3
by Kathryn Britton & Morteza Farajian
Mar. 22
Psych Healthy Workplace Conf.
Part 2

by
Kathryn Britton & Man Clara Cheung
Mar. 23
Create Your Own Luck
by
Yee-Ming Tan
Mar. 24
Empowerment over Disability
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
Mar. 25
Putting the "Positive" Back into Psychotherapy
by
Laura Johnson
Mar. 26
Serious Business of Emotions at Work
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
Mar. 27
Preview: 2nd Applied Pos Psych Conference
by
Timothy So
Mar. 28
Positive Surgery
by
Miriam Akhtar
Mar. 29
From Ho Hum Holidays to a Whole Lot of Fun
by
Louis Alloro
Mar. 30
Register for IPPA World Congress
by
Suzann Pileggi
Mar. 31
Chess and Positive Psychology
by
Guest Author, Zak Maymin

February 2009

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Feb. 1 Feb. 2
Are You a
Love Cycler™
or a
Clicker™?

by
David J. Pollay
Feb. 3
Love is in the Air: February Optional Theme
Feb. 4
A Parent’s Love: Bonding or Binding?
by
Eleanor Chin
Feb. 5
What’s Love Got
To Do
With It?

by
Sherri Fisher
Feb. 6 Feb. 7
Trust as a Proxy for Love
by
Kathryn Britton
Feb. 8 Feb. 9
When Being the Best Student isn’t Best for the Child
by
Christine Duvivier
Feb. 10
Announcing Launch of PPND Coaching Page
Feb. 11
How do I love/hate thee? Let me count the ways
by
John Yeager
Feb. 12
Silas Marner: Altruistic Love
by
Aren Cohen
Feb. 13
Valentine’s Day Date Ideas from Pos Psych
by
Emiliya Zhivotov- skaya
Feb. 14
Strengths- based Leadership: An Interview with Tom Rath
by
Margaret
Greenberg
Feb. 15
How to Tell Real Love from Ersatz Love
by
George Vaillant
Feb. 16
Mindfulness in Love
by
Kirsten Cronlund
Feb. 17
Love is… (According to Fredrickson)
by
Dave Shearon
Feb. 18
5 Presents of Perfect Love
by
Timothy T.C. So
Feb. 19
Lost in Love? Start with Spicy Soup
by
Angus Skinner
Feb. 20
Love and Learn
by
Denise Clegg
Feb. 21
Got Grit? Start with Mindset
by
Emiliya
Zhivotov- skaya


Feb. 22
Using the Power of the VIA: An Interview with Practitioners
by
Kathryn Britton
Feb. 23
Fierce Grace
by
Gail Schneider
Feb. 24
Work as a Love Affair
by
Marie-Josée Salvas
Feb. 25
Bonding and Brewing
by
Derrick Carpenter
Feb. 26
Flourishing and Facebook Friends
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
Feb. 27
Pathways to Greatness (Book Review)
by
Suzann Pileggi
Feb. 28
What is the Top Action We Can Take to Improve Schools?
by
Louis Alloro

January 2009

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Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Jan. 1
Happy New Year from PPND!
by
Senia Maymin
Jan. 2
Gratitude Chain, Part 2
by
David J. Pollay
Jan. 3
Jan. 4
Self-Motivation Part 2: Pleasing Parents Too Much
by
Eleanor Chin
Jan. 5
Turning Around the Hidden Power of Self Blame
by
Sherri Fisher
Jan. 6 Jan. 7
Choosing Changes
by
Kathryn Britton
Jan. 8 Jan. 9
Myths of Education Part 1
by
Christine Duvivier
Jan. 10
Jan. 11
Wishing and Willing
by
John Yeager
Jan. 12
How Sweet It Is…
by
Aren Cohen
Jan. 13 Jan. 14
Changing Questions at Work
by
Margaret
Greenberg & Senia Maymin
Jan. 15 Jan. 16 Jan. 17
Four Statements to Happier
by
Dave Shearon
Jan. 18 Jan. 19 Jan. 20 Jan. 21
Applying Science of Pos Psych to Improve Society – CGU conference description
Jan. 22
Great Expectations of Change
by
Derrick Carpenter
Jan. 23
Leaders of the Future
by
Marie-Josee Salvas
Jan. 24
Follow us live at CGU
Jan. 25
Change is optional January Theme
Jan. 26
Change and Negative Emotions
by
Bridget Grenville- Cleave
Jan. 27
Invitation to Collaborate on Well-being Study
Jan. 28 Jan. 29
Bee-ing the Change
by
Louis Alloro
Jan. 30
CGU Conference – AM ,
PM-I
PM-II
by
Kathryn Britton
Jan. 31
Mindfulness: A Call to Clarification
by
Kirsten Cronlund

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