Comparatively little research in psychology has focused on the study of flourishing and positive human functioning. Happiness, life satisfaction, meaning in life, gratitude, compassion and forgiveness remained unexplored.Martin Seligman made the case for psychologists to investigate what made a happy life rather than an unhappy one. Since then, we have seen an explosion in research in the study of what people need to do to experience happiness and successfully navigate life’s challenges.
- Three unique graduate Positive Psychology tracks: Coaching Psychology, Secular Ethics and Contemplative Science, And General
- One of only three Positive Psychology programs in the United States, and the only one in the Southeast
- The General, and Coaching Psychology tracks can be completed in three quarters, the Secular Ethics and Contemplative Science in six