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Physical Activity Health and Wellbeing: Positive Psychology

A subject guide for Physical Activity, Health and Wellbeing from Queen Margaret University


How can meaning and purpose contribute to one's wellbeing? Sir Harry Burns explores the concept of salutogenesis and the impact it has on the most disadvantaged members of our community.

BURNS, H., 2012. What causes wellness [online video]. Glasgow: TEDx, 4 March 2012 [viewed 15 July 2015]. Available from:

Positive Psychology

Humanistic Psychology