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The Power of Empathy
07/30/2014Posted by on
What is empathy? It is understanding, relating to or identifying with another person’s experiences and emotions or the ability to share someone else’ feelings. Empathy makes a person feel you understand or relate to what they are going through. Empathy is connection with another person.
Empathy involves: 1) Perspective-taking, 2)being non-judgmental towards the person, 3) recognize the emotion, and 4) communicating that emotion to the person.
How good are you at empathy?