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Positive Psychology

Positive psychology is a branch of psychology focused on understanding human well-being and happiness. Learn more about this area of psychology as well as some of the major thinkers in positive psychology.

What Is Positive Psychology?
Positive psychology is one of the newest branches of psychology to emerge. While many other branches of psychology tend to focus on dysfunction and abnormal behavior, positive psychology is centered on helping become happier. Learn more about the topics studied and research findings in the field of positive psychology.

What Is Positive Thinking?
Positive thinking has gained a great deal of attention in recent years, especially thanks to popular self-help books. Learn more about some of the research on the many benefits of positive thinking.

Positive Thinking Tips
Does positive thinking come naturally to you, or do you have any strategies for maintaining a positive attitude? Share your tips and read what other readers have to say!

What Is Flow?
Have you ever felt so immersed in an activity that you've lost track of time? According to positive psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, what you are experiencing in that moment is known as flow. Learn more about flow, when it is likely to occur and its possible benefits in areas such as sports, education and the workplace.

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi Biography
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi is a positive psychologist best known for his theory of flow. Learn more about his life, theories and contributions to psychology in this biography of Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.

Benefits of Positive Thinking
Positive thinking is good for your body, mind, and overall health. Learn more about some of the biggest benefits of positive thinking.

How to Become a Positive Thinker
Do you want to leave negative thoughts behind and become a more positive thinker? Check out some of these tips for how you can think more positively and take a more optimistic attitude.

Think Positive Tips
Want to learn how you can think positive? Explore some of these tips for how you can think more positively.

Martin Seligman Biography
Martin Seligman, psychologist and author of self-help books, is best-known for his theory of learned helplessness and his work in the area of positive psychology. Learn more about his life, work and theories in this biography of Martin Seligman.

5 Ways to Achieve Flow
Achieving flow can help you become a happier, more self-confident person. Learn more about the things you can do to improve your chances of achieving flow.

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