Kelly Miller, CAPP, is a coach, positive psychology blogger, and author of children’s books.
Kelly Miller is a graduate of the Flourishing Center’s CAPP program and published author of Jane’s Worry Elephant.
She is currently the owner of A Brighter Purpose, LLC, a provider in positive psychology coaching services. When she isn’t gleefully helping humans move toward flourishing, she enjoys National Park hikes and spending quality time with her adventurous family.
Titles, Training & Degrees
Kelly Miller holds the following degrees:
- Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Plattsburgh State University of New York
- Certificate in Applied Positive Psychology (CAPP) from The Flourishing Center
She’s also a certified Applied Positive Psychology Coach from The Flourishing Center.
Writing and Research
Kelly Miller is the author of the children’s book Jane’s Worry Elephant: A Self-Help Guide For Kids With Anxiety.
Her personal blog called ‘Brighter Purpose Living’ is found on her website.
A Personal Message From Kelly
Writing in positive psychology allows me the continued gift of learning with a deeper understanding of the latest research that keeps my coaching practice current. My business was forged out of the passionate purpose to help families develop strategies for resilience learned from this life-changing research. As we witness positive psychology change our lives as a family, we share as much as we can to help transform other families too. I write with passion and appreciation for all evidence-based subjects in the field.
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