Positive Psychology in Spain: A portrait of a vigorous field of research
Positive Psychology has been alive for almost two decades and it is a good moment to take stock and, most importantly, present a set of studies that allow us to identify trends, interests, methodologies and results that are being generated within our borders. This monograph is thus an invitation to the reader, either researcher or professional, to explore this territory and use this as a starting point for further investigation in the Positive Psychology literature
Amabile, T. M., Conti, R., Coon, H., Lazenby, J., & Herron, M. (1996). Assessing the work environment for creativity. Academy of Management Journal, 39(5), 1154-1184.
Carl, J. R., Soskin, D. P., Kerns, C., & Barlow, D. H. (2013). Positive emotion regulation in emotional disorders: A theoretical review. Clinical Psychology Review, 33(3), 343-360. doi: 10.1016/j.cpr.2013.01.003
Chaves, C., López-Gómez, I., Hervas, G., & Vazquez, C. (2016). A Comparative Study on the Efficacy of a Positive Psychology Intervention and a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Clinical Depression. Cognitive Therapy and Research. doi: 10.1007/s10608-016-9778-9
Etchemendy, E., Herrero, R., Espinoza, M., Molinari, G., Corno, G., Carrillo-Vega, A., Botella, C. & Baños, R. (this issue). “Good things never last”: Dampening positive emotions influences our optimism levels. Anales de Psicología.
Gable, S. L., & Haidt, J. (2005). What (and why) is positive psychology? Review of General Psychology, 9, 103-110. doi: 10.1037/1089-2618.104.22.168
Hervas, G., & López-Gómez, I. (this issue). The power of extraverts: Testing positive and negative mood regulation. Anales de Psicología.
Marrero, R.J., Carballeira, M., Martín, S. y Mejías, M. (this issue). Effectiveness of a positive psychology intervention combined with cognitive behavioral therapy in university students. Anales de Psicología.
Rodríguez-Carvajal, R., García-Rubio, C., Paniagua, D., García-Diex, G. & de Rivas, S. (this issue). Mindfulness Integrative Model (MIM): Cultivating positive states of mind towards oneself and the others through mindfulness and self-compassion. Anales de Psicología.
Sánchez-Hernández, O., & Méndez, F. X. (this issue). Promoting resilience in children with depressive symptoms. Anales de Psicología.
Wong, P. T. P. (2011). Positive psychology 2.0: Towards a balanced interactive model of the good life. Canadian Psychology, 52, 69–81. doi: 10.1037/a0022511
Zumeta, L., & Bobowik, M. (this issue). Shared flow and positive collective gatherings. Anales de Psicología.
The works published in this journal are subject to the following terms:
1. The Publications Service of the University of Murcia (the publisher) retains the property rights (copyright) of published works, and encourages and enables the reuse of the same under the license specified in paragraph 2.
2. The works are published in the online edition of the journal under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 (legal text). You can copy, use, distribute, transmit and publicly display, provided that: i) you cite the author and the original source of publication (journal, editorial and URL of the work), ii) are not used for commercial purposes, iii ) mentions the existence and specifications of this license.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
3. Conditions of self-archiving. Is allowed and encouraged the authors to disseminate electronically pre-print versions (version before being evaluated and sent to the journal) and / or post-print (version reviewed and accepted for publication) of their works before publication, as it encourages its earliest circulation and diffusion and thus a possible increase in its citation and scope between the academic community. RoMEO Color: Green.