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Articles: What Bonobos Can Tell Us About Our Parents

By William Pettus | March 6, 2014

A recent study reveals unexpected similarities between the emotional lives of human and ape kids—bound together by the quality of parenting.

 

Articles: Three Ways to Foster a Forgiving School

By Vicki Zakrzewski | February 5, 2014

Research suggests that forgiveness might be an unexpected but powerful way to enhance school culture

 

Articles: Can Fostering Positive Emotions Help Stop Suicide?

By Jeremy Adam Smith, Devan Davison | January 15, 2014

Two new studies look at how gratitude, grit, and forgiveness can work together to cut suicidal thoughts and behaviors.

 

Articles: Eight Inspiring Images from 2013

By Jeremy Adam Smith | December 29, 2013

We remember acts of heroism, altruism, compassion, and forgiveness from the past year.

 

Articles: Just One Thing: Transform Ill Will

By Rick Hanson | July 10, 2013

Ill will creates negative, vicious cycles, says Rick Hanson. But with a few simple steps, we can aim our will at creating good feelings.

 

Articles: Can Patriotism Be Compassionate?

By Jeremy Adam Smith | July 2, 2013

Feeling ambivalent about the Fourth of July? New psychological research points to how we can feel authentic pride for our country—and still be citizens of the world.

 

Articles: Seven Inspiring Images from 2012

By Jeremy Adam Smith | December 28, 2012

Need some elevation? We remember acts of heroism, altruism, compassion, joy, and forgiveness from the past year.

 

Articles: Four Reminders of Human Strength and Goodness after Sandy Hook

By Jeremy Adam Smith | December 17, 2012

Are people horrible? It's a question many Americans are asking ourselves after the horror of a school shooting.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Raising Forgiving Kids

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | November 29, 2012

How to teach kids the skills they need to be forgiving

 
Is your child having a hard time forgiving a classmate for hurting his or her feelings? If you’ve got a grudge-holding or revenge-seeking kiddo, this podcast is for you! Rona and I discuss foundational skills that lead to forgiveness. Part one of two.

Videos and Podcasts: Raising Forgiving Kids

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | November 29, 2012

Is your child having a hard time forgiving a classmate for hurting his or her feelings? If you’ve got a grudge-holding or revenge-seeking kiddo, this podcast is for you! Rona and I discuss foundational skills that lead to forgiveness. Part one of two.

 

Articles: Just One Thing: See Good Intentions

By Rick Hanson | November 14, 2012

In recognizing the positive intentions in others, says Rick Hanson, we feel safer, more supported, and happier.

 

Articles: The Healthy Way to Forgive Yourself

By Juliana Breines | August 23, 2012

Self-forgiveness is critical to well-being—but it has a dark side. Here are four steps to healthy self-forgiveness, based on recent research.

 

Articles: Just One Thing: Hush the Inner Critic

By Rick Hanson | August 22, 2012

Messing up is easy, says Rick Hanson. But forgiving yourself takes practice.

 

Articles: 12 Steps to Happiness

By Stacey Kennelly | August 9, 2012

A slideshow illustrating a dozen research-tested happiness activities you can start practicing today.

 
The top line represents the "happiness" search volume index, 2004-2012. The bottom line shows how frequently "happiness" has turned up in Google News stories during the same period.

Articles: What We Google When We Google Love

By Jeremy Adam Smith | June 19, 2012

Internet searches for positive emotions and behaviors are increasing; searches for negative emotions are staying flat. We don't know why, but we know people are searching for what's good in humanity.

 
Is the old adage “forgive and forget” still good advice? Rona and I talk about the relationship between forgiveness and happiness, and we suggest some things we can do with kids that will help teach them the skills they need to forgive and move on.

Videos and Podcasts: Forgive and Forget?

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | May 10, 2012

Is the old adage “forgive and forget” still good advice? Rona and I talk about the relationship between forgiveness and happiness, and we suggest some things we can do with kids that will help teach them the skills they need to forgive and move on.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Forgive and Forget?

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | May 10, 2012

When we forget what happened, do we set ourselves up?

 
APA Press, 2012, 371 pages

Articles: The Happiness of Pursuit

By Jill Suttie | April 3, 2012

What's the basis of a good life? Jill Suttie reviews three new books about happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.

 

Raising Happiness: The “Good” Divorce

By Christine Carter | March 19, 2012

Twenty percent of kids are damaged by divorce. Here’s how to make kids part of the other 80 percent.

 

Raising Happiness: Is Marital Bliss Sexist?

By Christine Carter | March 3, 2012

A brief Q&A with myself.

 

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