Alena Zolotareva, candidate of psychological sciences and a laboratory member, made a presentation "Psychometric analysis of the new apathy scale."
At the end of June, the 9th Conference on Positive Psychology (ECPP) was held in Budapest, Hungary. The topic this year is “Positive Psychology for the Prosperity of Europe in Transition.” The conference was organized on the basis of the University of Budapest and brought together more than seven hundred participants from 66 countries.
On June 1-2 International Laboratory of Positive Psychology of Personality and Motivation has held an international symposium “Happiness beyond Wellbeing”, where some of the most distinguished researchers in the field of positive psychology discussed the phenomenon of eudaimonic happiness.
The lecture by Veronica Huta, the Associate Professor at the University of Ottawa.
From December 4, 2017 to December 12, 2017, the International Laboratory of Positive Psychology of Personality and Motivation held an intensive winter school on modern data processing methods (42 ac. Hours)
"What makes them suffer?: Individual and institutional predictors of distress in French doctoral students"
The Deputy Head of the Laboratory Evegny Osin made a report about the factors contributing to difficulties experienced by doctoral students at French higher educational institutions.
The laboratory together with the Kamchatka State University named after Vitus Bering organized the Interregional Symposium "Happiness and subjective well-being: modern approaches".
A comparative cross-cultural study conducted by the HSE International Laboratory of Positive Psychology of Personality and Motivation has found that Russians tend to be as open with their friends as Americans, but unlike Americans, Russians prefer to hide their happiness when talking to strangers or government officials.
An interuniversity scientific and practical workshop dedicated to the processing and coding of the projective methods of motivational induction J. Nütten has been held.
On January 20th, a public lecture by a senior research assistant of the laboratory, Ph.D. Anna Fam on the topic "Choice not to choose: escape from responsibility or a mature personal position?"