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Want to Write for the WBI Blog?

We welcome submissions from our readers and alumni! We'd love to hear about your research, your work in the field of positive psychology, and your direct experiences. How have positive psychology...

A Message to the Change Agents

A Message to the Change Agents

by Nicole Stottlemyer Four years ago, I had a vision that probably looks a lot like yours: To change the world by spreading positive psychology. The first step, for me, was enrolling in the...

Building Courage Muscles for Big Leaps

Building Courage Muscles for Big Leaps

by Kim Childs As a student in the Certificate in Positive Psychology program, I learned about something called self-perception theory. Developed by social psychologist Daryl Bem, the theory states...

No One’s Perfect

No One’s Perfect

by Amy Alpert A couple of weeks ago, I spilled coffee on my computer and had to migrate my data to a new computer. At the exact same time, my website encountered some problems and I had to figure...

Weak Ties: Unlikely Moments of Connection

Weak Ties: Unlikely Moments of Connection

by Ruth Pearce I love listening to Barbara Fredrickson. As a close friend said to me, “I could listen to her sell soap!” At our Embodied Positive Psychology Summit in May, Barbara was not selling...