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Scholars @ Hiram

 Archived Scholars @ Hiram from previous years.

Scholars @ Hiram is a webpage dedicated to the publications and work that our Faculty, Students, and Staff publish throughout the year. Periodically we highlight some of the recent publications. If you would like to see what else has been published at Hiram a PDF is available for Scholars @ Hiram 2014.




Acacia Parks, Assistant Professor of Psychology

Parks, Acacia C., & Stephen M. Schueller (editors). The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Positive Psychological Interventions. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Blackwell, 2014.

“A Case for the Advancement of the Design and Study of Online Positive Psychological Interventions.” Journal of Positive Psychology 9, no. 6 (November 2014): 502-508.

Schueller, Stephen M., & Acacia C. Parks. “The Science of Self-Help: Translating Positive Psychology Research into Increased Individual Happiness.” European Psychologist 19, no.2 (2014): 145-155.

Kahler, Christopher W., Nichea S. Spillane, Anne Day, Elise M. Clerkin, Acacia Parks, Adam M. Leventhal, & Richard A. Brown. “Positive Psychotherapy for Smoking Cessation: Treatment Development, Feasibility, and Preliminary Results.” Journal of Positive Psychology 9, no. 1 (January 2014): 19-29.

Hausmann, Leslie R. M., Acacia Parks, Ada O. Youk, & Kent Kwoh. “Reduction of Bodily Pain in Response to an Online Positive Activities Intervention.” The Journal of Pain 15, no. 5 (2014): 560-567. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2014.02.004.

Schueller, Stephen M., Todd B. Kashdan, & Acacia C. Parks. “Synthesizing Positive Psychological Interventions: Suggestions for Conducting and Interpreting Meta-Analyses.” International Journal of Wellbeing 4, no.1 (2014): 91-98. doi:10.5502/ijw.v4i1.1

“Happiness as a Catalyst for Increasing Impact.” Keynote speech, 43th Biennial Convention of Soroptimist International of the Americas, Vancouver, British Columbia, July 2014.

“Changing the World Starts with You: Why Happiness Promotes Success.” Workshop given at the 43rd Biennial Convention of Soroptimist International of the Americas, Vancouver, British Columbia, July 2014.

Associate Editor, Journal of Positive Psychology. Blog post, “Testing Self-Help: How Do We Know if a Self-Help Method ‘Works?’” Psychology Today, February 4, 2014. Appearance on “Doctor Radio,” Sirius XM, January 31, 2014.



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