Intro A lot has been written about the importance of social connection as a key factor, if not the key factor, to a healthy and
Category: Social Connection
Activity: Gratitude Visit
Title: Gratitude Visit Activity: Think about someone who has had a positive impact in your life (a family member, old teacher, colleague, etc.) and set
Positive Psychology: The Value of Close Social Relationships
“One of the strongest findings in the literature of happiness is that happy people have better relationships than their less happy peers” (Lyubomirsky, 2007, p.
Righting the Ship: Redesigning Technology to Actually Improve Our Lives
Smartphones and social media have been shown to decrease well-being… but it doesn’t have to be that way.
Your Child on Smartphone
“If I had to tell you what invention I don’t like I would say that I don’t like the phone. I don’t like the phone
Technology and Loneliness: Designing for Real Social Connection
The power of technology should be harnessed to help humans flourish, not to hide behind screens and bring about record levels of loneliness. It’s time