Recent Presentations and Selected Media

Below you will find a collection of recent presentations and selected media featuring positive psychology research and theory:

Post-traumatic Growth and Comprehensive Soldier Fitness in The New York Times

Read Jim Rendon's article from The New York Times Magazine (March 22nd, 2012).

The Pursuit” in The Philadelphia Inquirer

Read about positive psychology and the broader trend to pursue more happiness (July 20th, 2011).

Martin Seligman Speaks About Well-Being at RSA

Watch the video of Dr. Seligman's talk at London's RSA (July 6th, 2011).

Martin Seligman and Richard Layard on Bloggingheads

Watch Dr. Seligman and Lord Layard discuss positive psychology (June 2, 2011).

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