The Science Behind the Benefits of Kindness for Kids: Helping our kids to harness the Positive Psychology superpower of kindness

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As powerful as Wonder Woman’s inner gift of super-human strength, positive psychology research tells us that the superpower of kindness is in all of our kids. We can help our kids to unlock this natural ability and utilize this superpower to be happier, have better relationships and can help our kids promote a pay it […]

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Back to School Success Featuring Kindness, Gratitude & More

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By Dr. Lisa Ferrari & Dr. Carla Fry, Registered Psychologists + Directors of Vancouver Psychology Centre We get it: Going back to school is a powerful mix of excitement, distress, anxiety and joy for parents and kids alike. Each September families come knocking at our office door for help and guidance. We thought we’d put […]

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Grateful Kids = Happy Kids

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According to research by our colleagues at the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley, “People who practice gratitude feel considerably happier (25%) than those in a control group; they are more joyful, enthusiastic, interested, and determined.” Do you want to see your kids instantly 25% happier? Of course you do, we all do! In […]

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