Dare to be Happy: The Power of Positive Being
Dan Tomasulo, PhD, MFA, MAPP, is a psychologist specializing in Positive Psychology, group psychotherapy, and psychodrama. He is a recent graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s Master of Applied Positive Psychology program and author of…
Full Bio & Programs
Are you ready for a powerful change in your life? Positive Psychology addresses important questions about how we lead our lives, find happiness and satisfaction, and deal with life's challenges. Firmly rooted in modern research, this approach is a springboard for the exploration of hope, resilience, gratitude, the physical and mental benefits of positive emotions, and the relationship between happiness and success in love and work.
This workshop uses lecture, demonstration, videos, and psychodramatic role-play as you learn to
- Identify, employ, and demonstrate the impact of gratitude and kindness on physical and psychological well-being
- Identify several positive interventions and develop a plan for increasing the volume and strength of your positive thoughts
- Nurture positive characteristics in others while strengthening those features in yourself.
Come together with like-minded individuals and learn well-researched and proven techniques that can bring positive change to everyday life for a more soulful approach to living.
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- 8.5 credits for Social Workers (SW), $20 additional charge
- 8.5 credits for Psychologists (PSY), $20 additional charge
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
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Choice of Accommodations
Rates below reflect total housing costs for all program nights.
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $256 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $392 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More