Personal development
Personal development includes activities that improve awareness and identity, develop talents and potential, build human capital and facilitate employability, enhance quality of life and contribute to...
This is Helen Mirren's Top 5 Rules for a Happy...
This is Helen Mirren's Top 5 Rules for a Happy Life.
Horrific Car Accident Leads to Angelic Encounter
When Dann and Tracey’s car was hit head-on by a drunk driver it burst into flames. With their lives in the balance, a series of miracles were set in motion to save the couple.
Couple with Down syndrome celebrate 22 years of marriage
A couple with Down syndrome has proved doubters wrong after 22 years of wedded bliss and a huge Facebook following of people inspired by their heartwarming story. Maryanne and Tommy Pilling were
Rabbi Dr. Abraham Twerski On Responding To Stress
Rabbi Dr. Abraham Twerski speaks about responding to stress. To find out more about his new book, visit: http://www.artscroll.com/Books/sunsp.html For more i...
Bystander Revolution: Salma Hayek | Own Your Mistakes - YouTube
What can you say when someone teases you about a mistake? Suggestions from actress Salma Hayek. http://www.bystanderrevolution.org
Ikigai - Finding your Reason for Being
Do you wonder Why You're Here and what your Life Means? Learn more about the Fascinating Japanese system for discovering your Life Purpose.
30 Things To Stop Doing To Yourself
When you stop chasing the wrong things you give the right things a chance to catch you. As Maria Robinson once said, “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make ...
What Makes a Good Life? Lessons from the Longest Study on Happiness
What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it's fame and money, you're not alone – but, according to psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, ...
Why So Many Smart People Aren’t Happy
It’s a paradox: Shouldn’t the most accomplished be well equipped to make choices that maximize life satisfaction?
The Cosmic Joke behind Enlightenment
Many paths teach that the more you Seek, the less you Find. Could seeing the Humour in Enlightenment be the key to finding it? The great cosmic joke is that you are what you are seeking. All the relig...
Change By The Bundle: Study Shows People Are Capable Of Multiple, Simultaneous Life Changes
A study by UCSB researchers shows people are capable of multiple, simultaneous life changes. In the study, 31 college students were recruited for an intensive lifestyle change program; 15 participated...
Can meditation banish back pain?
Meditation and cognitive behavioral therapy could be more effective for back pain than over-the-counter pain relievers.
Self-improvement
Self-help, or self-improvement, is a self-guided improvement—economically, intellectually, or emotionally—often with a substantial psychological basis. Many different self-help group programs exist, ...
Positive psychology
Positive psychology is the branch of psychology that uses scientific understanding and effective intervention to aid in the achievement of a satisfactory life, rather than merely treating mental illne...
Positive psychology - Wikipedia
Happiness
Happiness is a mental or emotional state of well-being characterized by positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. A variety of biological, psychological, religious, and p...
Happiness - Wikipedia
Posttraumatic growth
Post-traumatic growth or benefit finding refers to positive psychological change experienced as a result of the struggle with highly challenging life circumstances. These sets of circumstances repres...
Counseling
Counseling is the activity of the counselor, a professional who counsels people (gives them assistance, advice and guidance), especially on personal problems and difficulties.This is a list of counsel...
Human Potential Movement
The Human Potential Movement (HPM) arose out of the counterculture milieu of the 1960s and formed around the concept of cultivating extraordinary potential that its advocates believed to lie largely u...
Large-group awareness training
Large-group awareness training (LGAT) refers to activities usually offered by groups linked with the human potential movement which claim to increase self-awareness and bring about desirable transform...
Life coaching
Coaching is training or development in which a person called a "coach" supports a learner in achieving a specific personal or professional goal. The learner is sometimes called a "coachee". Occasional...
Personal finance
Personal finance is the financial management which an individual or a family unit is required to do to obtain, budget, save, and spend monetary resources over time, taking into account various financi...
Twelve-step program
A twelve-step program is a set of guiding principles (sometimes accepted by members as being 'spiritual principles') outlining a course of action for tackling problems including alcoholism, drug addic...
Ekaggata
Ekaggatā (Pali; Sanskrit ekāgratā, एकाग्रता) is a Buddhist term translated as "one-pointedness" or "concentration". Ekaggatā is defined as a mental factor that has the function to focus on an object....
King's American Dispensatory
King's American Dispensatory is a book first published in 1854 that covers the uses of herbs used in American medical practice, especially by those involved in Eclectic medicine which was the botanic...