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Diploma in Positive Psychology in Crete!

Educational program "Diploma in positive psychology" - Crete


The Hellenic Society of Positive Psychology in collaboration with the Open People's University organize in Crete this September the educational program: "Diploma in positive psychology".


The goal of this Educational program is to introduce participants to the basic principles and methodologies of positive psychology at a theoretical and experiential level. Combined with deepening into basic theories and concepts of positive psychology. Participants will be asked to apply the practices of Positive Psychology to themselves and, with appropriate guidance, find ways to use it in their professional and personal lives.

Upon completion of the program, participants will have developed the necessary skills to constructively use positive emotions and positive experiences, and to recognize and develop the potential of themselves and those around them.


The program is aimed at health and mental health professionals, teachers of all levels, as well as professionals from the field of human resource management.


The duration of the program is 1 year, from September to June, divided into 5 meetings lasting 18 hours each (5 weekends, 9 hours on Saturday and 9 hours on Sunday).

All courses combine the provision of knowledge and information with experiential exercises and incorporate the participants' personal experience of contact with positive psychology.


The person in charge of the program is Mr. Anastasios Stalikas, Professor of Psychology at P. Paneseptiumi/President of the Hellenic Society of Positive Psychology. All the teachers have many years of experience (10+ years) in in the field of mental health, they hold a PhD and have extensive research experience in the field of positive psychology. They have also completed their training in at least one psychotherapeutic approach (Existential, Gestalt, Cognitive-Behavioral, Psychoanalytic, Systemic, Person-centered) and work mainly in the field of Clinical and Counseling Psychology.

Dates & Themes


3 0/9-1 October 2017
– Introduction to positive psychology – Subjective happiness and life satisfaction
– Meaning of Life and positive meaning

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– Positive characteristics and positive personality
– Self-compassion

3-4 February 2018
– Applications of Positive Psychology in organizations: Coaching and human resource development
– Applications of Positive Psychology for children, parents and teachers

April 21-22, 2018
– The science of well-being: Hope and optimism- The antidote to depression
– They enjoy

12-13 May 2018
– Positive Psychology and psychotherapy
– Positive Relationships

29/6 -1/7  2018
(Hydra) Graduation


How to register & program cost

1) Completing the online Registration Application & attaching your CV (see below).
2) Payment of pre-registration fee (€200*) to the details:
Piraeus Bank
Beneficiary: Hellenic Society of Positive Psychology
IVAN: GR24 0172 0180 0050 1805 5092 260
As a justification, please write your last name and the word "CRETE".

Positions are limited and the final selection of candidates will be made after an evaluation of CVs as well as a personal interview via skype.

The total cost of the above program is 1200 euros and is paid as follows:
– Payment of pre-registration fee by sending the application: €200*
– Upon approval of the application, payment of the remaining amount (€1000) in 2 equal installments.

*= In the event that the application is not accepted after the final evaluation, the deposit is returned.


The courses will be held in the LECTORIO room, Minoos 31, Chania Crete.


Περισσότερες πληροφορίες  και   210 8251536  κα. Karakasidou Irini

For the registration application you can visit the website of the Open People's University here .

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