Readings in the Science of Happiness

Coordinator

Name Email Phone
Jan Fulwiler 
Kathi Vos  
jfulwiler@att.net
kathiv@tds.net
608-831-4073 
608-833-3643(h); 608-234-8821(c)

We will be reading and discussing the book: Flourish: A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-being by Martin Seligman, PhD. Here is a review from Amazon- “Seligman, a psychology professor at the University of Pennsylvania and the guru of the "positive psychology" movement, abandons his previous emphasis on happiness, which he now views as simplistic, to examine how individuals might achieve a richer, multilayered goal: a life of well-being. He identifies four factors that can help individuals thrive: positive emotion, engagement with what one is doing, a sense of accomplishment, and good relationships. and perseverance.”

Location

 Madison Senior Center

Meeting Day

 Thursday 

Meeting Time

 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Start Date

 September 28, 2017

End Date

 December 7, 2017

Participation

 Regular reading/discussion

Class Size

 25
Class Notes

To enroll, please contact Co-Coordinator Kathi Vos before the first class meeting.

No class November 23.

 

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