Tag Archives: Happiness & Its Causes: 2011 conference in Australia

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Are we wired for empathy?

Prof Marco Iacoboni at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Prof Marco Iacoboni, Professor, Abmanson-Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, University of California, USA
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Young people and mental health

Prof Pat McGorry at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Prof Pat McGorry, Executive Director, Orygen Youth Health
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Creating a happier world: lessons from our evolutionary past

Dr Jane Goodall DBE at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Dr Jane Goodall DBE, Primatologist, Environmentalist and UN Messenger of Peace, The Jane Goodall Institute
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How to make Australia happy

Dr Anthony Grant at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Dr Anthony Grant, Coaching Psychologist & Director, Coaching Psychology Unit, University of Sydney
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Panel: is a happy life only a thought away?

Dr Robert Biswas-Diener at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
Prof Paula Barrett at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
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James O'Loghlin at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Dr Robert Biswas-Diener, Programme Director, Centre of Applied Positive Psychology
  • › Prof Paula Barrett, Professor, School of Education, University of Queensland
  • › Michael Rosengren, Asset President BMC, Metallurgical Coal
  • › Frances Whiting, Feature Writer, QWeekend, The Courier Mail
  • › James O’Loghlin, Host, The New Inventors, ABC TV
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Personal Stories: Fact, fiction or practical joke: can women have it all?

Ms Bernadette Bolger at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
Ms Gretel Killeen at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Ms Bernadette Bolger, General Manager; Counsellor; Pharmacist, A&B
  • › Ms Gretel Killeen, , Stand up comic, writer, TV host
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Living Wisdom

Her Excellency Kirsty Sword Gusmao at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Her Excellency Kirsty Sword Gusmao, Goodwill Ambassador for Education and Chairwoman, The Alola Foundation, East Timor
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A simple way to healing and happiness

Ms Petrea King at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Ms Petrea King, Founding Director, Quest for Life Foundation
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Creating the life that you want

Ms Jonty Bush at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Ms Jonty Bush, Young Australian of the Year 2009; CEO, Queensland Homicide Victims Support Group
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There’s more to Hollywood than meets the eye: 50 films to change your life

Dr Ross Menzies at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Dr Ross Menzies, Associate Professor of Psychology and Head, Anxiety Disorders Clinic;, The University of Sydney
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Personal Stories: In conversation with Jessica Rowe

Ms Jessica Rowe at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
Ms Monica Attard at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Ms Jessica Rowe, TV personality, Ambassador, Beyondblue
  • › Ms Monica Attard, Presenter, Sunday Profile, ABC Radio National
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The power of love

The Hon Michael Kirby at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › The Hon Michael Kirby, Australian Living Treasure, Former Justice of the High Court of Australia
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Happiness and your brain

Prof Russell Meares at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Prof Russell Meares, Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry, The University of Sydney
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Cooking and eating for our hearts and minds

Ms Kylie Kwong at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Ms Kylie Kwong, Chef, Restaurateur, Television presenter; My China: A Feast for all the Senses and Kylie Kwong: Heart and Soul, ABC TV
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Paradox of choice: why more is less

Prof Barry Schwartz at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Prof Barry Schwartz, Dorwin Cartwright Professor of Social Theory and Social Action. Author: Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less, Swarthmore College, USA
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The joy of a rich inner life

The Hon Bob Carr at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › The Hon Bob Carr, , Former Premier of NSW
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Think before it’s too late!

Dr Edward de Bono at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Dr Edward de Bono, leading creative thinker, Founder, Cognitive Research Trust, UK
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Personal Stories – forgiveness

Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
Mr Ken Marslew at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
Ms Margaret Throsby at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton, , Author
  • › Mr Ken Marslew, Founder, Enough Is Enough
  • › Ms Margaret Throsby, Presenter, Mornings with Margaret Throsby, ABC Radio
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Happiness of a compassionate life

Dr Robert Thurman at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Dr Robert Thurman, Jey Tsong Khapa Professor of Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies, Department of Religion, Columbia University, USA
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Meditation, the brain and wellbeing

Dr Sara Lazar at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Dr Sara Lazar, Neuroscientist and leading meditation researcher, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, USA
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How to balance your life

James O'Loghlin at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › James O’Loghlin, Host, The New Inventors, ABC TV
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The power of positive emotions

Dr Barbara Frederickson at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Dr Barbara Frederickson, World-leading researcher into positive emotions; Kenan Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Director, Positive Emotions and Psychophysiology Lab, University of North Carolina, USA
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Happiness: Is it beyond our control?

Mr Hugh Mackay at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Mr Hugh Mackay, Psychologist, social researcher and novelist, Author: Advance Australia…Where? and Right & Wrong: How to decide for yourself
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The beauty myth revisited

Ms Naomi Wolf at Happiness & Its Causes 2012
  • › Ms Naomi Wolf, Co-founder. Best selling author: The Beauty Myth, Woodhull Institute for Ethical Leadership, USA