1. Introduction to the Assignment
2. Review possible topics of interest
1. How are you going to collect and organize your information?
2) What questions do you have?
3) Where are you going to locate/find information on your topic?
Model Finding Finding & Evaluating Information (Book & Website)
1) Continue to research:
2) How you do know if the Website is good?
The Greater Good Science Centre
Center for Consciousness and Transformation
Center for Positive Psychology
Positive Psychology News Daily
Psychology Today Blogs (Happiness Related Blogs)
New Understandings from Making the Happiness Movie
The brain and happiness
Gratitude, compassion, mindfulness and meditation, and practicing happiness
Trying something new and doing what you love to do
What is happiness dependent upon (Genetics, intentional behavior, circumstances)?
The hedonic treadmill, values, intrinsic and extrinsic motivation
Friendship and Family
Movement and exercise