Raising Happiness: July Raising Happiness NewsletterBy Christine Carter | July 29, 2013
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Building Cohesive Families
Parents frequently tell me that they just want their kids to be happy. More often, they act as though they just want their kids to be successful.
Are you so over Valentine's Day?
A new study suggests that self-compassion improves mood, largely by helping us avoid negative rumination.
Can we stop bullying? Signe Whitson says yes—by consistently reaching out to both children who bully and those who are bullied.
Are parents really less happy than non-parents, as many recent books and studies have suggested? New research finds that the truth is surprising and complicated.
Author Joshua Shenk in Conversation on creativity and dynamic duos with cofounder of Mother Jones, Adam Hochschild
How compassionate are you? How generous, grateful, or forgiving? Find out!» TAKE A QUIZ
Talks by inspiring speakers like Jon Kabat-Zinn, Dacher Keltner, and Barbara Fredrickson.Watch
Finds that feeling gratitude produces kind and helpful behavior, even when that behavior is costly to the individual actor.
Compassion evolved as a distinct affective experience whose function is to enable cooperation and protection of those who...
This article on bystander intervention in emergency situations suggests that we are likely to help a “shabbily dressed”...
The Center for Investigating Healthy Minds at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, runs a state-of-the-art neuroscience...
Northeast Foundation for Children is a non-profit educational organization that offers educators the Responsive Classroom...
Based at the University of Michigan Business School, this is a networking community for researchers and practitioners...
Dr. Christine Carter's blog on the science of raising happy kids.» READ MORE
The Quality of Life Foundation for its support of the Greater Good Science Center
Best-selling author and founder of the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program