Lea Waters PhD
Helping People Thrive Using the Science of Positive Psychology
Target Audience: Anyone working with or raising children and young adults: Parents, teachers, Principals, School Administrators, Counselors, Psychologist, School Nurses, Mental Health Staff, Family Therapists.
Categories: Education, Positive Psychology, Psychology, Parenting, Wellness
Professor Lea Waters PhD is an Australian academic, researcher, psychologist, author and speaker who specializes in positive education, parenting and organizations. Her teachings have resonated all over the world: United States, Canada, Mexico, Amsterdam, China, Hong Kong, New Zealand and South Africa. She is the Founding Director and holds the Gerry Higgins Chair in Positive Psychology at the Centre for Positive Psychology, University of Melbourne. Lea is the 2017-2018 President of the International Positive Psychology Association. She holds affiliate positions at Cambridge University’s Well-Being Institute and the University of Michigan’s Center for Positive Organizations. As a researcher, she has published over 90 scientific articles and book chapters.