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Human Connection

Illustrated through almost 50 years of research, human connection – relationships with significant others, friendships, and social engagement with peers – is the most reliable, enduring predictor of happiness in life. Those with close bonds are happier, less lonely, and have higher self-esteem. Strong relationships are essential to happiness, as they are critical to well-being.

Learn More about Human Connection

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Six Videos to Help Build Resilient Teen Happiness

by LG Happiness Project | October 4, 2020

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Discover Your Happy Video Launch for Back to School

by LG Happiness Project | September 30, 2020

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How Volunteering Can Help Your Mental Health

by LG Happiness Project | September 24, 2020

Practice Human Connection

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Discover Your Happy this Back to School: Human Connection

By Discovery Education

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Happiness Role Play Activity by Discovery Education

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Compassion Meditation Exercise

Explore Human Connection with Music

When people get together and hear the same music, their brains sync up in rhythmic ways, inducing a shared emotional experience. Our Spotify playlist will help you Experience Happiness anywhere through moments of music and Human Connection.

See the Impact of Human Connection

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Inner Explorer Teacher Testimonial: Amber Hardman

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Project Happiness Stories from Renaissance Secondary

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Project Happiness Renaissance Secondary with Kim Lavold

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