MARTIN SELIGMAN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Positive psychology progress: empirical validation of interventions
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Psychol 60:410-21. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Positive psychotherapy
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Psychol 61:774-88. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Comprehensive Soldier Fitness and the future of psychology
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am Psychol 66:82-6. 2011
  4. pmc A balanced psychology and a full life
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:1379-81. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Group prevention of depression and anxiety symptoms
    Martin E P Seligman
    University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Solomon Labs, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1111-26. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Positive psychology in clinical practice
    Angela Lee Duckworth
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:629-51. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventing co-occurring depression symptoms in adolescents with conduct problems: the Penn Resiliency Program
    J J Cutuli
    Psychology Department, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:282-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive style predictors of affect change in older adults
    Derek M Isaacowitz
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 54:233-53. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint School-based prevention of depressive symptoms: A randomized controlled study of the effectiveness and specificity of the Penn Resiliency Program
    Jane E Gillham
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:9-19. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Strengths of character and posttraumatic growth
    Christopher Peterson
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:214-7. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Prevention of Depression with a Web-based Supplement
    MARTIN SELIGMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. PREVENTION OF DEPRESSION IN SCHOOL CHILDREN
    MARTIN SELIGMAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
  3. PREVENTION OF DEPRESSION IN SCHOOL CHILDREN
    MARTIN SELIGMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Positive psychology progress: empirical validation of interventions
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Psychol 60:410-21. 2005
    ..Positive interventions can supplement traditional interventions that relieve suffering and may someday be the practical legacy of positive psychology...
  2. ncbi request reprint Positive psychotherapy
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am Psychol 61:774-88. 2006
    ..Together, these studies suggest that treatments for depression may usefully be supplemented by exercises that explicitly increase positive emotion, engagement, and meaning. ((c) 2006 APA, all rights reserved)...
  3. doi request reprint Comprehensive Soldier Fitness and the future of psychology
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Am Psychol 66:82-6. 2011
    ..These developments may transform the practice of psychology and psychology's relation to medicine and education...
  4. pmc A balanced psychology and a full life
    Martin E P Seligman
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:1379-81. 2004
    ..Towards this end, we must supplement what we know about treating illness and repairing damage with knowledge about nurturing well-being in individuals and communities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Group prevention of depression and anxiety symptoms
    Martin E P Seligman
    University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Solomon Labs, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1111-26. 2007
    ..Improved explanatory style was a significant mediator of the prevention effects from pre- to post-workshop for depressive and anxiety symptoms, as well as for improved well being...
  6. ncbi request reprint Positive psychology in clinical practice
    Angela Lee Duckworth
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:629-51. 2005
    ..Positive interventions may also usefully supplement direct attempts to prevent and treat psychopathology and, indeed, may covertly be a central component of good psychotherapy as it is done now...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventing co-occurring depression symptoms in adolescents with conduct problems: the Penn Resiliency Program
    J J Cutuli
    Psychology Department, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:282-6. 2006
    ..Longitudinal analyses demonstrate that the program successfully prevented elevations in depression symptoms across early- to mid-adolescence compared to no-intervention controls...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive style predictors of affect change in older adults
    Derek M Isaacowitz
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 54:233-53. 2002
    ..However, dispositional optimism and orientation toward the future predicted a better affective profile over time...
  9. ncbi request reprint School-based prevention of depressive symptoms: A randomized controlled study of the effectiveness and specificity of the Penn Resiliency Program
    Jane E Gillham
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:9-19. 2007
    ..In the 3rd school, PRP did not prevent depressive symptoms. The authors discuss the findings in relation to previous research on PRP and the dissemination of prevention programs...
  10. doi request reprint Strengths of character and posttraumatic growth
    Christopher Peterson
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:214-7. 2008
    ..It was concluded that growth following trauma may entail the strengthening of character...
  11. ncbi request reprint The prevention of depressive symptoms in low-income, minority children: two-year follow-up
    Esteban V Cardemil
    Frances L Hiatt School of Psychology, Clark University, 950 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:313-27. 2007
    ..We continue to find some beneficial effects for the Latino children and no differentially beneficial effect for the African American children. Implications of findings and future research directions are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint A test of integration of the activation hypothesis and the diathesis-stress component of the hopelessness theory of depression
    John R Z Abela
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1
    Br J Clin Psychol 43:111-28. 2004
    ..e. depressogenic inferential styles are typically latent cognitive processes that must be primed in order to be accurately assessed)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Strengths and satisfaction across the adult lifespan
    Derek M Isaacowitz
    Department of Psychology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 57:181-201. 2003
    ..Among community-dwelling older adults, hope, citizenship, and loving relationships all positively and uniquely predicted life satisfaction, compared with loving relationships and appreciation of beauty in the Grant sample...
  14. ncbi request reprint Character strengths before and after September 11
    Christopher Peterson
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:381-4. 2003
    ..Ten months after September 11, these character strengths were still elevated, although to a somewhat lesser degree than immediately following the attacks...
  15. ncbi request reprint How to see the glass half full
    Martin E P Seligman
    Newsweek 140:48-9. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint Trial by Internet: cybercascades and the Lilienfeld case
    Ronald F Levant
    Center for Psychological Studies, Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314, USA
    Am Psychol 57:222-5. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Very happy people
    Ed Diener
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Champaign 61820, USA
    Psychol Sci 13:81-4. 2002
    ..This suggests that very happy people do have a functioning emotion system that can react appropriately to life events...

Research Grants15

  1. Prevention of Depression with a Web-based Supplement
    MARTIN SELIGMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If this intervention can prevent depression and anxiety robustly, it is possible that such programs can be widely disseminated, producing nationally measurable mental health benefits. ..
  2. PREVENTION OF DEPRESSION IN SCHOOL CHILDREN
    MARTIN SELIGMAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  3. PREVENTION OF DEPRESSION IN SCHOOL CHILDREN
    MARTIN SELIGMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Should our interventions succeed, this would suggest that this program can be used on a wide scale to prevent depression in early adolescence in young people at risk. ..