What is Positive Psychology?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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Positive Psychology is the scientific study of the strengths and virtues that enable individuals and communities to thrive.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder 1 0
Generalized anxiety disorder 1 0
Major depressive disorder 1 0
Post-traumatic stress disorder 1 0
Stress 1 1

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  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Positive Psychology

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Positive Psychology

Dosage Patients
1 hr weekly 1
20 min daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Positive Psychology

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Expense 1
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Duration

Currently using Positive Psychology

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped using Positive Psychology

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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