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Final meeting for Positive Deviance project

20 October 2014
On Friday, October 3rd, the final meeting of the Positive Deviance project took place at Lucia Petrus Mavo in Rotterdam. During this project, CMH and its collaboration partners (GGD Rotterdam-Rijnmond, the Trimbos Institute and University Texas at El Paso) researched the mental resilience of students at VMBO-schools in Rotterdam. For the research, the innovative method ‘Positive [...]

Celebration of pledge Ministry of Health ‘Alles is Gezondheid’

10 October 2014
On October 2nd 2014, the Center for Media & Health (CMH) was invited to officially sign the pledge at the celebration of the program ‘Alles is Gezondheid’ (“Everything is Health”) of the Dutch Ministry of Health at the Corpus museum in Oegstgeest. [...]

Norwegian filmmaker interviews Martine Bouman for TV documentary

19 August 2014
On August 16th Hanne Skrikerud, filmmaker at the Norwegian TV and Radio broadcasting station NRK, visited the Center for Media & Health to interview Martine Bouman for a documentary on entertainment with an added value.   [...]

CMH signs pledge for the programme ‘Alles is Gezondheid’ of the Dutch Ministry of Health

01 August 2014
The overall aim of the Dutch platform ‘Alles is Gezondheid’ (“Everything is Health”) of the Dutch Ministry of Health is for various (expert) organizations (dealing with school, care, work and neighborhood issues) to commonly develop a healthier Dutch society. [...]

PD workshop - European Conference on Positive Psychology

07 July 2014
On July 2nd, Martine Bouman and Sarah Lubjuhn from the Center for Media & Health (CMH) presented the results of the Positive Deviance research project on mental resilience of students at VMBO schools at the European Conference on Positive Psychology. The workshop was titled “The Secret of the Positive Deviance Exception.”   [...]