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Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many Americans and people around the world suffer from depression. In a previous article, I reported that 20 million people in the US suffer from depression varying from temporary...

Latest Positive psychology Stories

2014-09-30 23:05:49

Research by PsychTests.com indicates that people with high self-esteem can and will fail – the only difference when compared to people with low self-esteem is that the former own their failures and are willing to learn from them. Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Abraham Lincoln’s initial venture into politics failed. Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team, and Walt Disney was fired from his newspaper job for being uncreative. Had these people allowed...

2014-09-24 23:14:51

Positive Business DC today announced a new webinar, first in a series of 3, called Hacking Creativity. The webinar series was designed exclusively for Positive Business DC by students at the University of Pennsylvania’s Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) program. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Positive Business DC today announced a new webinar, first in a series of 3, called Hacking Creativity. The webinar series was designed exclusively for Positive Business DC...

2014-09-24 23:07:40

Keeping it simple when it comes to mental health HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Author Connie Robichaud is fighting hard to combat the stigma of mental illness, while positively affecting issues like relationships, weight, bullying and self-confidence. Her new book “Keep It Simple, Spirit,” helps readers achieve greater inner peace by sharing practical methods for coping with emotions such as grief, fear and anger. This self-help guide can assist readers all over the...

2014-09-19 12:25:45

Sweden Joins as New Partner, Global Resilience Challenge Launches WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and The Rockefeller Foundation announced a $50 million commitment by the Swedish government to the Global Resilience Partnership and the launch of the Global Resilience Challenge at the USAID Frontiers in Development forum. The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) joins the Global...

2014-09-17 08:25:19

BEIJING, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In May this year, a senior official proposed implementing the "Three Changes" during his visit to Henan, which fully embodied the care and expectations of the Chinese government towards "Made in China", "Chinese Quality" and "Chinese brand". The three changes include "Promoting change from 'Made in China' to 'Created in China', from 'Chinese speed' to 'Chinese quality', and from 'Chinese product' to 'Chinese brand'" (hereinafter referred to as...

mindfulness
2014-09-17 03:00:40

Preston Moretz, Temple University Adults who were abused or neglected as children are known to have poorer health, but adults who tend to focus on, and accept their reactions to, the present moment — or are mindful — report having better health, regardless of their childhood adversity. These findings, to be published in the October issue of Preventive Medicine, are based on the first study ever conducted to examine the relationship between childhood adversity, mindfulness and health....

2014-09-11 12:24:51

NYC Digital Innovation Company Adds Two Leaders and Makers to Meet Growing Business Needs NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Makeable, leading independent business, product and brand innovation company, has brought on two new senior staffers to add firepower and bench strength to their existing Senior Leadership Team. Joining Makeable are Brent Pruner as Experience Director, and Emily Khalil as Project Management Director. Both will report to Founders Michael Kantrow and Tom...

2014-09-08 23:07:28

Recovery from trauma is a concept that researchers are beginning to explore from a multidisciplinary approach. In a special issue of Interface Focus, a journal of the Royal Society, authors from several backgrounds discuss the impact of resilience from a military and civilian perspective. Alexandria, Va. (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 What does it mean to be resilient in mind, body and spirit? Recovery from trauma is a concept that researchers are beginning to explore from a multidisciplinary...

2014-09-04 23:11:13

National mental health and suicide expert, Lucinda Bassett, highlights the shortcomings of the US healthcare system for those struggling with mental illness, and why she believes greater access to inpatient treatment is a key for long-term recovery and suicide prevention in the wake of Robin Williams' death. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Following the recent suicide of actor Robin Williams, national mental health expert...

2014-09-02 23:10:41

Multi-platinum songwriter Harold Payne joins Contagious Optimism author David Mezzapelle to spread positive forward thinking (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Singer-songwriter Harold Payne has teamed up with Contagious Optimism and will be playing in Oak Park, CA, on September 10, 2014. Admission is free with purchase of a Contagious Optimism LIVE ticket, which will be held on October 11, 2014 in Thousand Oaks, CA. Contagious Optimism LIVE is a suite of uplifting and motivational talks by real...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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