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Second World Congress on Positive Psychology

July 23-26, 2011
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Downtown Marriott

An international event with researchers, clinicians, students, consultants, and medical experts looking to better understand and utilize the science and practice of positive psychology.

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Note: This is not a Greater Good Science Event.


The International Positive Psychology Association is organizing the Second World Congress on Positive Psychology, bringing together academicians and practitioners to present their latest findings and best practices of positive psychology. This is an opportunity for anyone interested in learning how the “science of thriving” is changing the lives of individuals, communities, and institutions around the globe. Lectures, workshops, symposia and poster sessions will feature leading-edge research, as well as applications of positive psychology in a variety of fields – from business to education to medicine.


For more information visit http://community.ippanetwork.org/IPPANETWORK/IPPANETWORK/worldcongress/Default.aspx

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