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The Laboratory for the Study of Social Anxiety, Character Strengths, and Related Phenomena is committed to conducting basic research to better understand the nature of social anxiety and healthy psychological functioning (e.g., emotional agility, meaning and purpose in life, personality strengths) and applying this knowledge to better people's lives.

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About Dr. Kashdan

I offer a range of workshops for business organizations, managers, professional communities, small groups, and the general public. Clients have included General Mills, Gensler, The Gap, Hormel, BBDO, and the Air Force.

I regularly give keynotes around the globe to business executives, schools, parents, retirees, scholars, and health professionals such as therapists and life coaches. Everything is grounded in science.
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     The Upside of Your Dark Side


     Designing Positive Psychology

     Mindfulness, Acceptance, & Positive      Psychology

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Contact Information

Todd B. Kashdan, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
Senior Scientist
Center for the Advancement of Well-Being

George Mason University
Mail Stop 3F5
Fairfax, VA 22030
Office Phone: (703) 993-9486
email: tkashdan@gmu.edu

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