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Todd Kashdan

 

Todd B. Kashdan, Ph.D. is a professor of psychology and director of the Laboratory for the Study of Social Anxiety, Character Strengths, and Related Phenomena at George Mason University. He is the author of Curious?: Discover the Missing Ingredient to a Fulfilling Life. More on his books and research can be found at http://www.toddkashdan.com.

 
 
  

Stories by Todd Kashdan

Articles: The Right Way to Get Angry

By Todd Kashdan, Robert Biswas-Diener | October 20, 2014

Anger is a tool that helps us read and respond to upsetting social situations. But how can you stop it from getting out of hand?

 

Articles: Wired to Wonder

By Todd Kashdan | September 1, 2009

Want to live a more meaningful life? Start by asking questions, suggests psychologist Todd Kashdan.

 

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