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Certificate in Wholebeing Positive Psychology

Experience an in-depth exploration of the science and direct application of positive psychology—the study of flourishing.

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Apply the leading-edge science of thriving with evidence-based coaching to help your clients and build a successful practice.

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Why SPIRE for Well-being?

By taking the whole into account, the greatest well-being can be realized. We call that wholebeing; and we use the term as our definition of happiness.

10 Do’s and Don’ts for Thanksgiving

There’s lots to say about gratitude. I could tell you how it’s one of the strengths most connected with happiness, how gratitude comes...

Thriving in Community at the Wholebeing Weekend

“Community. Everybody talks about it, yet few of us do anything about it.” —Dan Pink As I read that quote, written for Christine Porath’s new book...

Holding It All: Resilience, Fear, Hope

In this talk delivered as part of the Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires' Sustainability Summit, Wholebeing Institute's Maria Sirois...

Choosing to Look, Learning to See

It was a 30-day Challenge. I had a sinking feeling. Thirty days seemed like an eternity. In the big picture of life, it’s the blink of...

Regrets: Your Secret to a Well-Lived Life

Of all the things I fear (spiders, needles, people seeing my toes, rejection … the list goes on but I’ll spare you the gory details...
Kathy Washburn

“Wholebeing Institute allowed me to completely turn around a life focused on what I wasn’t good at to focusing on my positive strengths.”

Kathy Washburn Founder, Carved By Cancer
Scott Shapiro, MD

“My psychiatry practice has been re-energized, as I incorporate these Positive Psychology lessons, including how to be more present, listen more deeply and empathically, and be more generous in my own life.”

Scott Shapiro, MD Adult ADHD Psychiatrist + Executive Coach
Rebecca Soni,

“The Certificate in Positive Psychology motivated me to get my ideas shaped into what I wanted to achieve. My final project was a rough version of what RISE became.”

Rebecca Soni,  Six-time Olympic medalist, founder of RISE Elite Athletes
Michael Silverstein,

“The Wholebeing Institute CIPP course has been the most powerful and important training program I have ever been exposed to. I use it every day.”

Michael Silverstein, Private Equity Investor