Friday Aug 11, 2023

Geoffrey L. Greif, Ph.D.: The Power of Good Friends – Social Support for Happiness | Sero Boost #32

Join us on the latest episode of Sero Boost: The Happiness Science Insights Podcast! Hosted by Lu Ngo, this episode features the eminent Dr. Geoffrey L. Greif, Ph.D., a distinguished university professor at the University of Maryland School of Social Work, and an author/editor of over 15 books and 150 articles.

Dive deep into the transformative dynamics of friendship and its profound impact on individual happiness. Dr. Greif sheds light on the pivotal factors that shape the quality of friendships and delves into the modern influence of social media on these connections. Uncover the nuances of virtual friendships, exploring their role in providing social support and happiness in comparison to face-to-face interactions.

Be prepared to glean practical wisdom from Dr. Greif as he navigates the challenges and rewards of forging and nurturing meaningful friendships. With insightful discussions on friendship's pivotal role in cultivating happiness and the evolving landscape of social bonds in the digital era, this episode offers invaluable perspectives that can reshape your outlook on the significance of friends in cultivating happiness.

Tune in and prepare to supercharge your happiness quotient with Sero Boost: The Happiness Science Insights Podcast!

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