Positive psychology is a young branch of psychology that studies and builds the factors that lead to meaningful and joyful lives.
” A joyful life is an individual creation that cannot be copied from a recipe.”
– Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
Since its early days in 1998, the amount of research into positive psychology has rapidly grown, as have as its practical applications. However, the task of finding the right information can be overwhelming.
That’s why we’ve created a list of the best positive psychology PowerPoints we could find. Enjoy!
5 Positive Psychology PPTs
Hopefully one of these will be just what you are looking for in your research and sharing of the body of knowledge. Please give credit to the creators of the presentation, should you use them.
Let us know in the comments section below which PowerPoint is most effective for you. We would love to hear from you.
1. Jo Mitchell
Dr. Jo Mitchell is a clinical psychologist with expertise in well-being. This presentation is a great place to start.
2. Miriam Akhtar
Miriam Akhtar is one of the first and leading positive psychology practitioners.
3. Lisa Sansom
If you want to dive a little bit deeper, this PowerPoint is a great tool. Lisa covers positive emotions, flow, meaning, strengths, grit, and resilience to mention a few.
4. Ryan Niemiec
Ryan Niemiec is a psychologist, coach, and author. He’s the Education Director of the VIA Institute on Character Strengths.
His presentation covers mindfulness and character strengths as pathways to flourishing.
5. Robert Emmons
Robert Emmons is the world’s leading scientific expert on gratitude. He is an author, professor of psychology, and founding editor-in-chief of The Journal of Positive Psychology.
If you need some help in developing gratitude, download his presentation here.
Which one of these presentations is your favorite? Leave a comment below!