Life Skills for Thriving©

Life Skills for Thriving© is a 16 module comprehensive program rooted in Positive Psychology, Mindfulness, and Self-Compassion designed to be used as a stand-alone credit-bearing course, or integrated into existing curricular and co-curricular programs. This program is available as both an online-only curriculum, or a hybrid online/in-person format. The goal is to give students the tools and resources needed to better manage stress, improve resilience, and thrive throughout their undergraduate experiences and beyond.  


Program Details

  • 100+ Engaging Instructional Videos (10-15 minutes each) led by 30+ renowned thought-leaders across the country.
  • 25+ Instructive Experiential Exercises & Practices related to program content that provide students with tangible tools to enhance their college experience.
  • 25+ Reflection Assignments that promote critical thinking enabling students to better connect with the material presented.
  • 16 Short Quizzes to ensure student comprehension.
  • 20+ Discussion Board Prompts that can be used to facilitate peer-to-peer interaction and communication, which leads to a greater sense of community.
  • 450+ Relevant Supporting Resources including but not limited to: articles, websites, books, and research papers.

Program Content by Module

  1. Thriving 101: An Introduction to Succeeding in College
  2. Beyond Happiness: The Science and Practice of Well-Being
  3. Cognitive Growth: The How, What, and Why of Creating Positive Change
  4. Mindfulness: The Power of Moment-to-Moment Awareness
  5. Stress and Resilience: How to Harness the Power Within
  6. Optimism and Pessimism: Making the Most of Your Perceptions 
  7. Mental Health: Dealing with the Tough Times
  8. Positive and Negative Emotions: Using Your Emotions to Your Advantage 
  9. Self-Compassion: The Importance of Being Kind to Yourself
  10. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Uncovering Biases, Embracing Differences, and Appreciating Commonalities
  11. Relationships: Connecting With Others to Thrive in College and Beyond
  12. The Student Body: How to Fuel it, Move it, and Restore it for Optimal Performance
  13. Willpower and Choice: Doing What You Really Want to Do
  14. Signature Strengths: The Science of You at Your Best
  15. Goal Setting and Excellence: Realizing Your Potential In and Out of the Classroom
  16. Passion and Your Unique Voice: Doing What You Love, Discovering Who You Are

If you’d like to know more about the specific topics included in each module, please send an e-mail to info@uthriveeducation.com


Platform Features

  • Accessible Design (ADA Compliance)
  • Administrative View for Learner Analytics
  • All-In-One calendar
  • Collaborative Tools and Activities
  • Completion Reports and Evaluations
  • Convenient File Management
  • Detailed Reporting and Logs
  • Embedded External Resources
  • Group Management
  • Modern, Easy To Use Interface
  • Multimedia Integration
  • Notifications
  • Personalized Dashboard
  • Responsive Design
  • Secure Authentication
  • Security and Privacy
  • Simple and Intuitive Text Editor
  • Track Progress

Instructor Manuals

For institutions interested in facilitating discussions with their students on the topics covered in the Life Skills for Thriving© program, comprehensive Instructor Manuals can be provided for an additional fee. Our Instructor Manuals require no previous content experience and are designed to guide instructors through activities, prompts, discussion questions, and guidance on encouraging interaction amongst students for maximum retention of program material and fostering a sense of community.

Please click here to learn more about our Instructor Manuals.