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The Science of the Good Life

Helping you be happier, confident and more successful.

How one school increased student happiness with one simple exercise

At the 2nd Canadian Conference on Positive Psychology this July, we had the world premiere of this short video about how Sterling Hall School implemented the Three Good Things Exercise to increase student happiness. It is amazing to see how one simple exercise can have an impact on an entire school including faculty, staff and students.  Watch how one simple more »

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Free Think Tank: Positive Presenting: Techniques from Theater and Psychology to Increase Your Presence and Somatic Well-Being

Join Our Next Free Positive Psychology Think Tank! REGISTER NOW Friday September 12, 2014 12:00pm – 1:30pm EST Webinar Only Description: It’s a common myth that you either have ‘executive presence’ – that essence that helps you to command a room – or you don’t. Actors know that there are tangible techniques and exercises you can do to cultivate that more »

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Louisa Jewell speaking at 2nd Canadian Conference on Positive Psychology

Join us for the 2nd Canadian Conference on Positive Psychology, July 16-18, Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Ottawa. We have over 100 experts in Positive Psychology speaking on how to apply positive psychology in schools, in organizations, in coaching, in business, in psychotherapy and counselling.  Louisa Jewell will be talking about How to Overcome Self-Doubt and The Science of Self-Confidence and Louisa more »

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How the Inventor of Balderdash Perseveres to Succeed

In this video I share my interview with my dear friend Laura Robinson, the co-inventor of the best-selling classic board game, Balderdash; Actress (on shows like Cheers and Frasier); Chicken Soup for the Soul co-author; and now producer of the up-coming game show Celebrity Name Game.  After hearing about all of Laura’s accomplishments, you may wonder why I would be more »

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The Science of Well-being and Building Resilience in Children

Louisa will be delivering a workshop at the upcoming Ontario School Counsellor’s Association Conference Nov 9-11, 2014. In this session you will be introduced to the fascinating topic of positive psychology: The scientific study of psychological well-being.  Louisa Jewell will discuss the five pillars of well-being and practical strategies you can use to help students maintain an optimistic mindset and more »

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Building Resilience and Helping your Clients Thrive!

Louisa is thrilled to be presenting a Post-Conference workshop at Cannexus 2015. Wednesday, January 28, 2015 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Ottawa Positive psychology is the scientific study of resilience, well-being and happiness. People need more strategies to overcome obstacles, persist through transition and thrive at work and school. In this workshop you will learn evidence-based strategies, tools and techniques more »

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3 Proven Ways to Reduce Self-doubt and Increase Self-confidence

Everyone has self-doubt, especially when you’re trying something new. Self-doubt is not always a bad thing – it can be that little voice in your head that says “wait a second – are you sure you want to do this?” That voice could also be telling you that you need to work a little harder on the task you’re not more »

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Dealing with Difficult People & The Law of the Garbage Truck

Today you are in for a treat. In this video I interview my dear friend David Pollay, author of The Law of the Garbage Truck. Practicing the Law of the Garbage Truck has had such an incredible impact on my life that I was thrilled David offered to share his message with all of you. If you have difficult people more »

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Why Positive Psychology Really Isn’t that Positive

Is Positive Psychology about being positive all the time? The simple answer to that question is a flat out no. But let me explain…You see most people think that all us people who practice positive psychology are out there just telling everyone to smile and be positive all the time. In this video I share two things about what the more »

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Tap into Your Passion for Ultimate Fulfillment

Join us for our next FREE Positive Psychology Think Tank online Webinar: Thursday June 19, 12:00pm – 1:30pm EST Do you struggle with staying motivated and engaged in your life and work? Are you missing the fire in your career? The ingredient you might be missing is passion! This webinar will talk you through the passionate way of being, the more »

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