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Articles: Three Insights from the Frontiers of Positive Psychology

By Elise Proulx | August 7, 2013

Last month, the third World Congress on Positive Psychology convened leading scientists to explore the keys to a happy and meaningful life. Here are three of the most striking and practical insights from the conference.

 

Articles: How to be a Happy Working Dad, Part One

By Jeremy Adam Smith | March 27, 2013

A new report finds that fitting work with family isn't just a women's issue. Jeremy Adam Smith offers 10 tips for helping fathers to navigate a changing landscape at home and on the job.

 

Raising Happiness: Wouldn’t You Love to Take the Summer Off?

By Christine Carter | July 27, 2011

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: The Benefits of Bringing Work Home

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Positive Workplaces, Positive Families

 

Raising Happiness: Do Kids Need More “Quality Time”?

By Christine Carter | September 22, 2010

Is there even such thing as "quality time"? Or is there just time time?

 

Raising Happiness: Putting it All Together

By Christine Carter | August 1, 2010

The best sermons are lived, not preached. --Unknown

 

Raising Happiness: July Newsletter: Are you a miserable parent?

By Christine Carter | July 15, 2010

Our generation isn’t successfully developing the skills we need to parent happily.

 

Raising Happiness: Borrowing Time for Bliss

By Christine Carter | July 11, 2010

Putting time for yourself on the calendar is a little like scheduling sex: Once it’s a task, the joy is sucked right out of it.

 

Raising Happiness: Book Club: Raising Happiness, Ch. 1

By Christine Carter | July 1, 2010

Want Your Kids to Be Happy? You Go First.

 
Charles Halpern (left, foreground) leads a Qigong exercise at a retreat for 75 lawyers at the Spirit Rock Meditation Center in California.

Articles: Quiet Justice

By Charles Halpern | June 29, 2010

Meditating lawyers? It's no joke. Charles Halpern has been leading a movement to promote empathy and mindfulness in the practice of law.

 

Raising Happiness: Taking My Own Advice

By Christine Carter | June 28, 2010

I just disabled the function that allows me to check email on my mobile phone.

 
Looking for the Half Full blog?!?  This is it!  We've renamed it Raising Happiness.  Same author (Christine Carter) same content.

Raising Happiness: Mother’s Day Happiness Challenge

By Christine Carter | April 29, 2010

If you haven't read The Trouble with Motherhood yet, I think you'll like it. I've never gotten so many calls, texts, or emails in response to a posting before.

 

Articles: Better Together: A review of The Lonely American

By Jill Suttie | June 18, 2009

 

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  • How Self-Compassion Beats Rumination

    August 20, 2014

    A new study suggests that self-compassion improves mood, largely by helping us avoid negative rumination.

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    August 26, 2014

    Can we stop bullying? Signe Whitson says yes—by consistently reaching out to both children who bully and those who are bullied.

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    August 27, 2014

    Young people: Do you want to live longer? Try finding a sense of purpose in your life.

  

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