Free Webinar on Positive Psychology in a Time of Pandemic


January 13


07:30 pm - 08:30 pm

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Naturalist PA

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Miriam Akhtar and Chris Johnstone introduce practical Positive Psychology strategies to nourish wellbeing in a time of pandemic

A free webinar with Miriam Akhtar and Chris Johnstone introducing practical strategies from Positive Psychology to help us move on from a year of pandemic and build foundations for a better year ahead. We’ll introduce the Positive Psychology approach, and describe how its foundations are applied in the practices we can engage in on a daily basis to improve our lives and the lives of others. 

This free webinar is part of our Positive Psychology Free Traster Online Course that starts on January 1st and runs for the month of January 2021. It involves a series of engaging short video and audio episodes hosted on an interactive online resource that also has a discussion forum, so that you can also ask questions and share your experience. 

The course is presented as four ‘modules’, one becoming available each week starting on January 1st and each addressing a specific question, and inviting you to try out a practice linked to the question.

Our questions are:

Week 1 (from Jan 1st) – What is Positive Psychology? and how can Positive Psychology based Practices act as a foundation for a better year ahead?(introducing insights and practices that nourish wellbeing)

Week 2 (from Jan 8th) – How can I harness my strengths? (introducing strength-building insights and practices)

Week 3 (from Jan 15th) – What helps when things go wrong? (introducing resilience supporting insights and practices) 

Week 4 (from Jan 22nd) – How can I support wellbeing for us as well as me?  (introducing insights and practices that nourish our relationships)

Anyone registering for the free webinar will be sent details of how to join the free online taster course when it starts on January 1st.

This free webinar also introduces the ground-breaking and popular online course in Positive Psychology Foundations run by Miriam and Chris each year, and starting on January 27th 2021. This involves a series of eight weekly webinars on Wednesdays at 7.30pm UK time, supported by an accompanying online resource hosting the webinar recordings (so you can catch up if you miss the live events) and additional resources. For more details of the online course, please see Miriam and Chris’s websites at


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