Martin Seligman

The new era of positive psychology

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Filmed Jan 2004 at TED2004
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Martin Seligman talks about psychology — as a field of study and as it works one-on-one with each patient and each practitioner. As it moves beyond a focus on disease, what can modern psychology help us to become?

Martin Seligman
/ Psychologist

Martin Seligman is the founder of positive psychology, a field of study that examines healthy states, such as happiness, strength of character and optimism.  Full bio.

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