Psychological Capital and Business
Friday, April 12, 2013
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium
Kathryn Britton, Theano Coaching
Kathryn Britton of Theano Coaching will speak about ¿psychological capital¿ and the linkage between resilience, hope, optimism, self-efficacy, and business. Ms. Britton is an adjunct instructor at the University of Maryland, co-teaching in the Project Management department in the Clark School of Engineering. Her interests in positive psychology are informed by nearly 30 years experience as a professional software engineer, technical leader and master inventor. Ms. Britton received her BA in English from Stanford, Master degrees in Library Science and Computer Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and MAPP degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She is a founding member of the Centre of Applied Positive Psychology (CAPP) and a charter member of the International Positive Psychology Association.