Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

aPSY3013 Positive Psychology [3].

An introduction to the emerging scholarship emphasizing the study of human strengths, virtues, optimism, meaning, resiliency and well-being. Drawing on a rich literature in the field, the reflective and interactive nature of the course provides students with the opportunity to both critically examine and apply the theories and concepts of positive psychology to personal as well as institutional domains of life.