Writer in Residence – Lucie Mandeville

Lucie Mandeville is a psychologist, author, speaker and media columnist. She has been a member of the Ordre des psychologues du Québec for 25 years. She is a professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Sherbrooke and teaches humanistic and positive psychotherapy, also for 25 years. She is recognized as the leading specialist in positive psychology in Quebec. She is the author of the best-selling book The Extraordinary Happiness of Ordinary People. Positive psychology for all, Éditions de l’Homme. Another book was published in 2012: Be happy, effortless, painless and without breaking your head. She also published an academic book Learning Differently. Why and how, at the University of Quebec Press. Her latest book Sick and … happy? Eight attitudes that have transformed lives (and that could change yours) appeared in 2014.  http://www.slog.fr/luciemandeville