Enhancing positive emotions and wellbeing in autism - Perspectives from positive psychology and experiences from real life

Michael Harboe Kvistgaard

Center for Specialpædagogiske Børnetilbud - CSB, Aarhus

Consultant in special needs: Master of Positive Psychology; Bachelor of Social Education (specialized in health & sports); Instructor at Atlass, Studio III & EarlyBird

Abstract

In the field of special needs it´s easy to forget to work on enhancing wellbeing, and instead focus one´s attention on deficits and challenges. Based on my experiences as a special need consultant and pedagogue however,... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

Michael Harboe Kvistgaard (Center for Specialpædagogiske Børnetilbud - CSB, Aarhus)

Topic Area

Topics: Practice

Session

V6C » Oral Posters: Comorbidities; mental health and wellbeing; access to healthcare III (10:20 - Saturday, 17th September, Moorfoot Room)