What is Meaningful Purpose Psychology (Logoteleology)?

Meaningful Purpose Psychology[1] (MPP) is the scientific study of the meanings that enable people and institutions to thrive and to succeed. Its scientific name is Logoteleology. “Logoteleology” is a construct of three Greek words: Logo (λόγος), which stands for reason, meaning or cause. Thelos, (θέλω), defined as will. Telos (τέλος, σκοπός), signifying end or purpose. Since…

What it takes to Really Improve: A Meaningful Purpose Psychology Perspective

Meaningful Purpose Psychology came to being as the result of one fundamental problem:  Why is it that despite the availability of answers, humanity’s most pressing problems persist? For instance, reading the news on my mobile this morning (January 6, 2014) I read a well-written article published by Katie Zezima and Samantha Henry, from the Associated…