The potential role of gratitude as a resilience factor is now being studied in educational environments (Bird & Maride, 2012; Froh
, Bono, & Emmons, 2010; Ma, Kibler, & Sly, 2013), work-related contexts (Lanham, Rye, Rimsky, & Weill, 2012), health psychology (Ruini & Vescovelli, 2013), and clinical psychology (Huffman et al.
, who also noted good working relationships between the MNO and some Ontario First Nations, said she was committed to reconciliation between the two Indigenous groups.
These problematic conditions and consequences include substance abuse (Opitz, Tsytsarev, & Froh
, 2009), contraction of sexually transmitted infections, financial losses (Reid et al.
Some include in the definition positive feelings about the good things that life offers such as beautiful sunsets or good health, or being grateful to God (Froh
, Yurkewicz, & Kashdan, 2009; Wood, Froh
, & Geraghty, 2010).
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M, Schwabe RF, Bunzendahl H, Samulski RJ, et al.
Targeted Character Study Citation Strengths Gratitude * Seligman, Steen, Park, & Peterson (2005) Gratitude, * Froh
, Sefick, & Emmons (2008) optimism, social * Seligman, Steen, Park, & Peterson intelligence (2005) Optimism * Cohen, Garcia, Apfel, & Master (2006) Optimism * Wilson, Damiani, & Shelton (2002) * Wilson & Linville (1985) * Aronson, Fried, & Good (2002) Self-control * Proctor & Fox Eades (2011) Self-control * Oettingen & Gollwitzer (2010) TABLE 3 Framework for Analyzing Character Lesson Plans Research Question 1: Categorization of Character Strength Primary Code Description Character strength The character strength teachers focused on during their instruction: * Social character--captures information on students' relationships with others (e.
Envy was also found to be strongly related to depression in a study by Froh
, Emmons, Card, Bono, and Wilson (2011).
is a comic artist and co-founder of Short Run comix and arts festival in Seattle.
Estudios previos dan cuenta de que las emo ciones positivas constituyen un factor prot ector de la salud porque promueven el desarrollo de importantes recursos cognitivos, comportamentales, sociales y biologicos que posibilitan un ajuste funcional al medio (Fredrickson & Branigan, 2005; Froh
, Yurkewicz & Kashdan, 2008; Johnson, Waugh & Fredrickson, 2010; Ren, Hu, Zhang & Huang, 2010; Wood, Maltby, Gillett, Linley & Joseph, 2008).
For example, studies conducted by Kashdan, Mishra, Breen and Froh
(2009) inform that women consider the expression of gratitude as less complex, conflicting, uncertain, and more interesting and exciting than men.
Investigaciones recientes efectuadas en el campo de la gratitud ofrecen datos sobre su asociacion positiva con las conductas prosociales, las emociones positivas, el optimismo, la esperanza y la satisfaccion con la vida (McCullough, Emmons y Tsang, 2002); ademas, esta vinculada a un mayor bienestar psicologico, subjetivo y fisico (Emmons y McCullough, 2004; Watkins, Woodward, Stone y Kolts, 2003) y tambien ayuda a construir relaciones sociales duraderas y significativas (Fredrickson, 2004; Kashdan, Mishra, Breen y Froh
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and Giacomo Bono, coauthors of Making Grateful Kids: The Science of Building Character, offer the following insights:
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(2009), "Gender Differences in Gratitude: Examining Appraisals, Narratives, the Willingness to Express Emotions, and Changes in Psychological Needs," Journal of Personality 77(3): 691-730.