• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Positive Psychology

  • By: Michael F. Steger & Todd B. Kashdan
  • In: Encyclopedia of Counseling
  • Edited by: Frederick T. L. Leong
  • Subject:General Counseling & Psychotherapy, Counseling Psychology

Positive psychology is a term that refers to efforts to organize and synthesize the psychological study of positive psychological experiences. Throughout much of its history, the field of psychology has focused on efforts to understand the nature, causes, and ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles