Well-being in Positive Psychology

23Jan 2022 by

For this assignment, you will classify theoretical and applied research surrounding well-being in positive psychology. Be sure to address the following:
How is well-being defined? Discuss how social media and the Internet contribute to daily stressors and affect well-being. Provide examples to justify each point.
Summarize Seligman’s model of PERMA (Positive emotions, Engagement, Relationships, Meaning and Accomplishment).
Traditional psychology has been built from the many theories from Freud, to present day. Consider psychoanalytic, humanistic, cognitive, and behavioral theories. This research is indirectly applicable to world problems, but is typically conducted to expand existing theories.
Applied research in psychology focuses on ways to solve life problems that directly apply to the society. It is used to answer specific questions that solve world problems.
Write your response in the form of a blog post or news article. If you are unfamiliar with blogs, you may wish to research typical blog formats.
In addition to creating your blog, submit a copy of your blog along with the link to your blog, as with all other written assignments.
Your blog must be effectively designed and meet the following criteria:

Locate a website that your professor can easily access. It is suggested that you use a free website such as http://www.wordpress.com/; or http://www.canva.com.
Contains text that is readable (e.g., appropriate size of font, type of font, contrasts with background, contains sufficient white space),
Include information within the blog that supports the assignment.
Ensure all of the links are active and working.
Contains at least one graphic.
Contains the same template throughout with a consistent design.

Length of blog: 5-7 pages, not including title and reference pages
Resources: Support your presentation with at least 5 scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources may be included.
Your blog should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your submission should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards where appropriate.