News (Page 9)

Sunday Times article, p9, 18/12/2011

Miriam was quoted in the Sunday Times article reporting that the World Book of Happiness is being gifted to world leaders by the European Council with a request to prioritise the well-being of their nations in 2012. As the […]

New! Advanced Positive Psychology Masterclass

We are pleased to announce the arrival of advanced Masterclasses. After two years of running highly-rated Positive Psychology Masterclasses, which have trained many in the practice and theory of positive psychology, we are launching an advanced Masterclass to complement […]

The World Book of Happiness

The World Book of Happiness is finally being published in the UK (Marshall Cavendish, 2012). The book features contributions from ‘100 happiness professors from all around the world.’ Miriam contributed a chapter on ‘training the happy muscles.’  Herman van […]

The Summer of Our Discontent

New article just published on Positive Psychology News. This tells the story of Miriam’s experience applying positive psychology with disaffected young people and NEETs (not in education, employment or training).  The experiment had significant results and proved to me […]

Men’s Health

Miriam was quoted in the May edition of Men’s Health magazine (Vin Diesel on the cover) in an article on balancing your career – how prioritising happiness over hard work can boost your performance and help you towards your […]

Research published in the Journal of Groupwork

My research paper – Applying positive psychology to alcohol-misusing adolescents: a group intervention – has been published in the academic journal Groupwork. You can read the PDF of the article in Positive Youth Development under the Positive Psychology tab.

Two positive psychology books featuring chapters by Miriam

Miriam has contributed chapters in two recently published positive psychology books.

The World Book of Happiness: The knowledge and wisdom of one hundred happiness professors from all around the world. Miriam wrote the chapter entitled Training the Happy Muscles. The […]