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Joseph, Stephen

Positive Psychology in Practice: Promoting Human Flourishing in Work, Health, Education, and Everyday Life

Joseph, Stephen - Positive Psychology in Practice: Promoting Human Flourishing in Work, Health, Education, and Everyday Life, ebook

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The best minds in positive psychology survey the state of the field

Positive Psychology in Practice, Second Edition moves beyond the theoretical to show how positive psychology is being used in real-world settings, and the new directions emerging in the field. An international team of contributors representing the best and brightest in the discipline review the latest research, discuss how the findings are being used in practice, explore new ideas for application, and discuss focus points for future research. This updated edition contains new chapters that explore the intersection between positive psychology and humanistic psychology, salugenesis, hedonism, and eudaimonism, and more, with deep discussion of how the field is integrating with the new areas of self-help, life coaching, social work, rehabilitation psychology, and recovery-oriented service systems.

This book explores the challenges and opportunities in the field, providing readers with the latest research and consensus on practical application.

  • Get up to date on the latest research and practice findings
  • Integrate positive psychology into assessments, life coaching, and other therapies
  • Learn how positive psychology is being used in schools
  • Explore possible directions for new research to push the field forward
Positive psychology is being used in areas as diverse as clinical, counseling, forensic, health, educational, and industrial/organizational settings, in a wide variety of interventions and applications. Psychologists and other mental health professionals who want to promote human flourishing and well-being will find the second edition of Positive Psychology in Practice to be an informative, comprehensive guide.

Keywords: Clinical Psychology, Positive Psychology in Practice: Promoting Human Flourishing in Work, Health, Education, and Everyday Life, Second Edition, Stephen Joseph, Shane Lopez, Richard Tedeschi, Philip Zimbardo, Lawrence Calhoun, Antonella Delle Fave, positive psychology intersections, positive psychology research, current positive psychology, positive psychology discipline, positive psychology methods, positive psychology techniques, positive psychology applications, positive psychology clinical findings, positive psychology in schools, positive psychology in therapy

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2015
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
896 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118757253
Printed ISBN
9781118756935

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