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Submitted by ctc0112 on Tue, 01/09/2018 - 15:22

Despite our significant affluence as a country, the USA ranked 14th, overall, in world happiness last year. Many Americans describe themselves as stressed and levels of Anxiety are at an all-time high. Join Dr. Teresa McKinney and Dr. Tamara Knapp-Grosz for an animated discussion that includes simple scientifically researched strategies for becoming happier.

Dr. McKinney provides oversight to UNT's counseling services, Student Health and Wellness Center, Recreation Center, and serves as the co-chair to the Denton County Behavioral Health Leadership Team.

As Senior Director, Dr. Knapp-Grosz currently oversees the Counseling and Testing Center at the University of North Texas. Dr. Knapp-Grosz received her Master’s in Psychology from Long Island University and her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology with a specialization in Marriage and Family Counseling from Seton Hall University. She has undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Nursing and completed her doctoral internship in Clinical Psychology at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.

A former corporate Psychologist, she has opened over 100 treatment programs across the United States. Active in numerous professional organizations, Dr. Knapp-Grosz is a Past President of the Georgia College Counseling Association and the American College Counseling Association.. In her free time, Dr. Knapp-Grosz enjoys cooking, spending time outside and traveling with her husband and two children.

Leader Name: 
Dr. Teresa McKinney and Dr. Tamara Knapp
Conversation Topic: 
The Power of Positive: Strategies for increasing Happiness in Today's Busy World