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Bringing mindfulness to the challenges of children can help parents to better enjoy the precious early years
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A state of being totally absorbed in an activity, in which we feel both adequately challenged and equipped with the skills to meet the challenge. The concept forms part of ‘positive psychology’. Flow, also referred to as being in the zone, was developed by the psychologist Mihály Csíkszentmihályi. He has linked achieving flow to increased…
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Positive education strategies provide Australian students with skills, behaviours and resources to thrive during the school years and beyond.
A growing body of evidence reveals feeling happy is linked with better physical and psychological health.
Amplifying strengths helps children reach their full potential and improves wellbeing.
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