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The Optimistic Child

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 192 Ratings and 70 Reviews

Book Description
Despite the increased focus on self-esteem over the past three decades, depression in children has continued to grow, now affecting a quarter of all kids today. To combat this trend, Dr. Seligman began the Penn Depression Prevention Project, the first long term study aimed at 8 to 12 year olds. His findings were revolutionary, proving that children can be against depression by being taught how to ... More
Book Information
PublisherRandom House - Australia
BindingPaperback (8 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages120
ISBN-100091831199
ISBN-13978-0091831196
Publication Date10/06/1995
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About Martin E. P. Seligman (Author) : Dr. Seligman is an advocate for the positive psychology movement. He started this movement as a central initiative during his 1998 presidency of the American Psychological Association. He works on pos... more
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