Background research and development for the 2flourish process has been drawn from a large range of sources. The following books and web links are recommended reading for parents and/or interested others.


Recommended reading:

  • The Strength Switch. (2017) Dr Lea Waters

  • The Optimistic Child. A Proven Program to Safeguard Children Against Depression and Build Lifelong Resilience. (1995) Martin E P Seligman Ph.D with Karen Reivich, Ph.D., Lisa Jaycox, Ph.D., Jane Gillham, Ph.D.

  • Flourish. A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-being. (2011) Martin E P Seligman Ph.D.

  • The Resilience Doughnut: The Secret of Strong Kids. (2011) Lyn Worsley

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