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Chapter Nine: The Path of Optimism
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in Real Happiness (Eau Claire, WI: PESI Inc., 2015, originally published 2015), 135-152
Drawing from years of groundbreaking research in positive psychology, cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness-based practices, and neuroscience, Real Happiness provides a simple path to reach lasting happiness. The principles of happiness - gratitude, kindness, mindfulness, forgiveness, self-compassion, optimis...
in Real Happiness (Eau Claire, WI: PESI Inc., 2015, originally published 2015), 135-152
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Enhancing Resilience
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presented by Richard Hill (Brisbane, Queensland: Mental Health Academy, 2013), 39 mins
Have you ever wondered what it takes to survive, or even better, to thrive? Clearly, this might be a life-or-death skill! In this video, Richard Hill will be talking about how you can enhance resilience: in yourself, your friends and loved ones, or - if you are a mental health helper - in your clients.
presented by Richard Hill (Brisbane, Queensland: Mental Health Academy, 2013), 39 mins
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Positive Psychotherapy: Helping People Thrive
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presented by Katie Goetz, fl. 2013 and Russ Curtis, fl. 2013 (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2013), 1 hour 12 mins
This film demonstrates the practical application of positive psychotherapy strategies in individual counseling and clinical supervision. It is comprised of an introduction to positive psychotherapy and its benefits followed by eight individual counseling vignettes. Vignettes demonstrate positive psychotherapy stra...
presented by Katie Goetz, fl. 2013 and Russ Curtis, fl. 2013 (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2013), 1 hour 12 mins
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Optimistic Outlook Scale
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presented by John J. Liptak, fl. 1990 and Ester A. Leutenberg, fl. 2010-Tucs; in Teen Resiliency Building Workbook; Reproducible Self-Assessments, Exercises & Educational Handouts (Duluth, MN: Whole Person Associates, 2012, originally published 2012)
Building resiliency is critical in the life of teens. It is currently called a host of other names including hardiness, psychological resilience, emotional resourcefulness, and mental resiliency. Regardless of the name you choose, resiliency is the ability of a teen to interact with the environment, handle stresse...
presented by John J. Liptak, fl. 1990 and Ester A. Leutenberg, fl. 2010-Tucs; in Teen Resiliency Building Workbook; Reproducible Self-Assessments, Exercises & Educational Handouts (Duluth, MN: Whole Person Associates, 2012, originally published 2012)
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Optimistic Outlook Scale
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presented by John J. Liptak, fl. 1990 and Ester A. Leutenberg, fl. 2010-Tucs; in The Building Resiliency Workbook: Facilitator Reproducible Self-Assessments, Exercises and Educational Handouts (Duluth, MN: Whole Person Associates, 2011, originally published 2011)
Resiliency has been defined as the ability to: manage life’s challenges, stresses, changes, and pressures effectively, cope and adapt successfully to adversity, and bounce back to a balanced state after facing a major disruption in life or career. People have an innate ability to demonstrate resiliency when they...
presented by John J. Liptak, fl. 1990 and Ester A. Leutenberg, fl. 2010-Tucs; in The Building Resiliency Workbook: Facilitator Reproducible Self-Assessments, Exercises and Educational Handouts (Duluth, MN: Whole Person Associates, 2011, originally published 2011)
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Positive Psychology
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written by Bill O'Hanlon, 1952-; presented by Bill O'Hanlon, 1952- (PESI Inc., 2011), 1 hour 33 mins
Positive Psychology is the exciting new field of the scientific study of human thriving and happiness, but it is still just research. How do clinicians translate these interesting findings into practical treatments for their clients with serious problems such as depression, anxiety, eating disorders, addictions an...
written by Bill O'Hanlon, 1952-; presented by Bill O'Hanlon, 1952- (PESI Inc., 2011), 1 hour 33 mins
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36: Is Optimism Good for Your Health
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with Michael A. Church and Charles I. Brooks; in How Psychology Applies to Everyday Life (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 88-93
with Michael A. Church and Charles I. Brooks; in How Psychology Applies to Everyday Life (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 88-93
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11: Take AIM on Happiness: Attention, Interpretation, and Memory
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with Robert Biswas-Diener, 1972- and Ed Diener, 1946-; in Happiness: Unlocking the Mysteries of Psychological Wealth (New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, originally published 2008), 182-[204]
with Robert Biswas-Diener, 1972- and Ed Diener, 1946-; in Happiness: Unlocking the Mysteries of Psychological Wealth (New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, originally published 2008), 182-[204]
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Series IV - Relationships, Couples at an Impasse
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presented by Jon Carlson, 1945-2017, Pat Love, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Governors State University. Communications Services, in Series IV - Relationships (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association, 2007), 1 hour 33 mins
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The videos in the APA Psychotherapy Video Series are intended for educational and training purposes. Unauthorized viewing of these videos is expressly prohibited. All participants have agreed to allow their clinical...
In Couples at an Impasse, Dr. Jon Carlson meets with a couple who have been stuck in an impasse for several months. He uses an optimistic approach that builds on the couple's strengths to help them transcend their impasse. This session demonstrates the four stages of therapy—engagement, assessment, insight, an...
presented by Jon Carlson, 1945-2017, Pat Love, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Governors State University. Communications Services, in Series IV - Relationships (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association, 2007), 1 hour 33 mins
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Finding Optimism In a Family With Chronic Illness
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presented by Zoy Kazan, fl. 1996 (Thousand Oaks, CA: Masterswork Productions, 2006), 1 hour
The hardships and stressors that plague family members with chronic illness can frequently take charge of the entire family. This interview demonstrates the power of working narratively. The questions presented to the family create the possibility of a future beyond the problem-saturated present. Creating the spac...
presented by Zoy Kazan, fl. 1996 (Thousand Oaks, CA: Masterswork Productions, 2006), 1 hour
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