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How being positive improves your health Health

How being positive improves your health

November 9 2016

By - Associate Professor and Deputy Director at the Centre for Positive Psychology at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education at the University of Melbourne

A growing body of evidence reveals feeling happy is linked with better physical and psychological health.

What is wellbeing? Health

What is wellbeing?

November 7 2016

By - Associate Professor and Director of the Centre for Positive Psychology at the University of Melbourne

Everyone wants to feel well but there’s a lot more to wellbeing than happiness and yoga.

Why restraint is not the solution Health

Why restraint is not the solution

October 17 2016

By - The Australian Psychological Society

Use of physical restraint in detention settings is outmoded, according to a leading expert, and amounts to a physical assault that would be unacceptable in any other setting.

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