Positive psychology interventions: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled studies

Published on Feb 8, 2013in BMC Public Health2.521
· DOI :10.1186/1471-2458-13-119
Linda Bolier13
Estimated H-index: 13
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Merel Haverman5
Estimated H-index: 5
+ 3 AuthorsErnst Thomas Bohlmeijer59
Estimated H-index: 59
(UT: University of Twente)
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Abstract
Background The use of positive psychological interventions may be considered as a complementary strategy in mental health promotion and treatment. The present article constitutes a meta-analytical study of the effectiveness of positive psychology interventions for the general public and for individuals with specific psychosocial problems.
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