Course Description

This course focuses on growth and well-being. The first part of the course will examine different models of what is meant by growth and well-being, including the Jungian psychoanalytic, humanistic psychology and existential psychology perspectives, as well as those of Native Peoples, Yoga/Hinduism, Buddhism and Zen Buddhism. The remainder of the course will survey positive psychology's empirical findings on factors that contribute to growth and well-being (e.g., optimism, hope, meaning-making, self-esteem).


Prerequisite: CPSY 105 or CPSY 102

Relevant Programs

  • Ethics : Electives – Group B (select 3 not previously taken in Electives – Group A)
  • Psychology : Electives (select 4)

Thank you for your interest in this course. Unfortunately, it is not scheduled for the Spring 2020 term.

Please browse our courses available this term.