Be vulnerable enough to share your internal world. For that is the path out of misery. Part of self-compassion is understanding that you are not alone in your struggles, in your suffering. And that shared suffering gives us relief.
The question “How can I be happy?” has been asked by philosophers for 1000’s of years. Recently, positive psychology has taken a scientific approach to answering this question. So here are the top answers to the most important question known to humankind.
Check out this Happiness Habit video for the latest in scientifically proven tools to foster more happiness in your life with Dr. John Schinnerer, award-winning author, positive psychology coach and expert consultant to Pixar’s Inside Out.
The least practiced happiness habit is self-compassion, yet it offers the biggest return on happiness when practiced. Hear Dr. John Schinnerer share the top 10 habits for greater happiness, along with a bit about self-compassion and 3 ways you can foster greater self-compassion in your own life.
Clients frequently ask me about the daily habits of successful, satisfied top performers. “What skills can I learn to be more productive and happy?”, they ask. So here it is, as informed by 20 years of coaching top executives, athletes and intellectuals, the list of the top 20 happiness habits for greater success, resiliency and, of course, happiness […]
By Dr. John Schinnerer Don’t you love comedy? I love stand-up comedy. There are few better feelings than laughing until your sides hurt. My appreciation for improv comedy has grown over the years, (I’ve seen Whose Line is It Anyway twice live!), especially after seeing live improv at a local high school. I was impressed […]
DANVILLE AREA REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS SPEAKER SERIES Danville Area Real Estate Professionals (DAREP) Speaker Series — Danville Area Chamber of Commerce and Movement Mortgage presents, Dr. John Schinnerer Emotion Expert and Consultant to Pixar’s Film, “Inside Out” The Key to Managing Stress and Ensuring Success – The Proper Mindset RSVP: October 16th, 2pm to 3pm Danville […]
Everyone knows ‘laughter is the best medicine.’ It’s an ancient saying yet recent studies have pushed it up to the pinnacle of credible clichés. Laughter is known to have all sorts of health benefits. It aids in relaxation, improves cardiovascular health, increases pain tolerance, releases powerful painkilling endorphins into the bloodstream, and of course, improves […]
Hey guys! I’m working on a new video series that teaches the latest proven tools and tips (via positive psychology) to increase your satisfaction with life. It’s called Happiness Habits and I’m going to put several up here …for free. Take a look and let me know what you think! Cheers, Dr. John Executive coach, […]
5 effective parenting programs to reduce problem behaviors in children Doree Armstrong From University of Washington All parents want what’s best for their children. But not every parent knows how to provide their child with the tools to be successful, or how to help them avoid the biggest adolescent behavior problems: substance use, delinquency, […]