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Preserving kids natural motivation

Videos and Podcasts: How to Motivate Kids

By Christine Carter | December 21, 2011

Preserving kids natural motivation

a behind-the-scenes peek...

Raising Happiness: Video: How to Motivate Kids

By Christine Carter | December 21, 2011

Getting kids to do those boring but necessary tasks


Raising Happiness: January Newsletter: Motivating Kids

By Christine Carter | January 27, 2011

When you CAN use tangible rewards


Raising Happiness: Wanna Piece of Chocolate?

By Christine Carter | January 5, 2011

Of course you do. Please empty the dishwasher first.


Articles: Got a Headache? Try a Dose of Romance

By Kimberly van der Elst | December 29, 2010

A new study suggests feeling in love can bring us pain relief.


Research Digest Items/Studies: Do Our Brains Crave Equality?


Research Digest Items/Studies: How Our Brains Process Rewards


Research Digest Items/Studies: The Richness of Daily Activities


Raising Happiness: The Snowball Effect: Practice one happiness habit, and the others will follow

By Christine Carter | January 6, 2010


Raising Happiness: How to get kids to do boring (but necessary) tasks

By Christine Carter | April 29, 2009


Raising Happiness: Punished by Rewards?

By Christine Carter | April 22, 2009


Raising Happiness: Unhappiness is a Bad Habit

By Christine Carter | April 16, 2009


Raising Happiness: Private: Happiness Habits Part IV: Ready, Set, Change!

By Christine Carter | March 24, 2009


Raising Happiness: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity in Your Kids

By Christine Carter | September 16, 2008


Articles: Giving and Receiving

By Jason Marsh | December 14, 2007


Articles: passionate philanthropy or rational investing

By Tom White | April 16, 2007


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Greater Good Events

The Science of Burnout: What Is It, Why It Happens, and How to Avoid It
International House at UC Berkeley
April 29, 2017
6 CE Hours

The Science of Burnout: What Is It, Why It Happens, and How to Avoid It

A day-long semiar with GGSC Science Director Emiliana Simon-Thomas, Ph.D., celebrated compassion teacher Joan Halifax, burnout expert Christina Maslach, Ph.D., and UCLA psychiatrist Elizabeth Bromley, M.D., Ph.D.


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Book of the Week

How Pleasure Works By Paul Bloom Bloom explores a broad range of human pleasures from food to sex to religion to music. Bloom argues that human pleasure is not purely an instinctive, superficial, sensory reaction; it has a hidden depth and complexity.

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"It is a great good and a great gift, this Greater Good. I bow to you for your efforts to bring these uplifting and illuminating expressions of humanity, grounded in good science, to the attention of us all."  
Jon Kabat-Zinn

Best-selling author and founder of the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program

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