Professional Certificate in Positive Psychology

Where will this take me?


This course equips you with strategic approaches to lead real change in your organisation, and valuable transferrable skills. You will return to your organisation with a grounding in the science of positive psychology, and the practical know-how to strategically apply it in a professional setting.

Learning outcomes

Students completing the course will be able to:

  • Apply contemporary scientific theories of positive psychology to understand issues of well-being in applied settings
  • Reflect on current trends in positive psychology research
  • Describe and critique key positive psychological constructs and their measurement
  • Conceptualise personal and work related experiences using positive psychological concepts
  • Design a positive psychology program based on existing theory and evidence
  • Evaluate a positive psychology program using appropriate positive psychological measurement and evaluation methods
  • Apply contemporary evidence on positive psychological interventions
  • Demonstrate key introductory skills of positive psychology coaching.

Lara Mossman