Psychiatrist Charles Raison says he has it easy. “One of the fun things about studying depression and happiness and what it means to lead a fulfilling, satisfied human life is that everybody’s interested in it,” he said.
As a University of Arizona researcher, Raison has spent years trying to understand what happiness is, and how we can all enjoy a little more of it.
He and his colleagues are learning that the answers aren’t so simple. Even defining happiness can be tricky, he said.
“It doesn’t appear to be a unitary concept—it’s not just one thing,” Raison said. “It has dimensions.”
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Learn more about Dr. Charles Raison at http://cals.arizona.edu/fcs/faculty/Charles_Raison