Other People Matter

Other People Matter

The late Chris Peterson, one of the founding fathers of positive psychology would often begin lectures by stating: “I can sum up positive psychology in just three words: Other People Matter. Period. Anything that builds relationships between and among people is going...
What Is Positive Love?

What Is Positive Love?

Positive Psychology and Love To be or not to be in love? That is the question. Everyone knows love is good for you but what does positive psychology say about. Let’s kick start the process of love with some philosophical references such as Irving Singer (1984) who...
Pro-active Parenting Positively Effects Children

Pro-active Parenting Positively Effects Children

I’m reading so much these days about how parenting has become uninvolved as children seem to vie for attention with the latest social media tweet, Instagram pictures or Facebook post. In fact it’s very easy to become lost in the world or lives of others in a social...