George Lucas Educational Foundation

Catherine O'Brien

I'm an education professor at Cape Breton University, Canada. I developed the concept of "sustainable happiness" to integrate sustainability principles with research from positive psychology. I teach a course on sustainable happiness at CBU and I've created numerous education resources available at:

I'm interested in applications of sustainable happiness to enhance student and teacher wellbeing.

Areas of Interest: 
sustainable happiness,
health promoting schools,
teacher wellbeing,
student wellbeing,
global wellbeing

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