Positive psychology progress: empirical validation of interventions.

@article{Seligman2005PositivePP,
  title={Positive psychology progress: empirical validation of interventions.},
  author={M. Seligman and Tracy A. Steen and Nansook Park and C. Peterson},
  journal={The American psychologist},
  year={2005},
  volume={60 5},
  pages={
          410-21
        }
}
  • M. Seligman, Tracy A. Steen, +1 author C. Peterson
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The American psychologist
  • Positive psychology has flourished in the last 5 years. The authors review recent developments in the field, including books, meetings, courses, and conferences. They also discuss the newly created classification of character strengths and virtues, a positive complement to the various editions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (e. g., American Psychiatric Association, 1994), and present some cross-cultural findings that suggest a surprising ubiquity of strengths and… CONTINUE READING

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