Dr Ivan Raymond is a clinical psychologist and the Director of the Life Buoyancy Institute. He works with government and non-government agencies and research institutions in the design and implementation of evidence-based wellbeing and behavioural interventions based on positive psychology. He works on the Resilient Futures Program delivered by the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute Wellbeing and Resilience Centre, a large-scale skill-focused intervention designed to improve wellbeing and behaviour for 850 young people in disadvantaged areas. His recently completed PhD explores nature-based programs designed to increase wellbeing and behavioural outcomes. He is a member of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists and the APS Positive Psychology Interest Group.
Insights from positive psychology reveal the factors that can help people be happier and more satisfied.