July 17, 2017

 Another week, another happiness Q&A! 

This time we caught up with Michael Plant, who is completing a PhD in Happiness at the University of Oxford and is also the founder of a happiness app- Hippo

Sam: To you, what is happiness?

Michael: I think happiness is the sa...

July 10, 2017

Happy Monday everyone! 

What a better way to start the week than with a new series of interviews! Over the next few weeks we'll be chatting with loads of super interesting people about our favourite topic- Happiness! 

First up is Susanna Halonen, the Happyologist®....

March 8, 2017

What does being yourself really mean? I'm Emma, 19, a Young Ambassador and I ask the question 'What it is that makes us who we are?'   

At some point in everyone’s life someone has said to them the words “Be yourself.” Whether it’s a parent, teacher or a friend, th...

July 28, 2016

Hello I’m Vaaruni Nayak, a Young Happy Minds Ambassador and a Kung Fu Panda fanatic! I want to share a few cookies of wisdom I salvaged after watching the trilogy! P.S. (Don’t tell Monkey!)

Perched on my bed with a bag of delicious lightly salted Doritos and a bowl of h...

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Oh yes, difficult times will always come. There are also no quick fix to eternal happiness (too bad), but research shows that although our general mood levels and well-being are partially determined by factors like genetics and upbringing,
"roughly 40 percent of our happiness is within our control."
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We're on a mission to spread the science of happiness!


Here we share random happy hacks, mainly for youth and parents.