What’s Coming This Episode?
It is often said that to be empathic you need to have walked in someone else’s shoes for a while to know exactly how they feel. Some are good at this and some not so good. Struggling with it? Fear not, it can be learned (or re-learned).
Enjoy the show, it’s The Self Help Podcast!
Show Notes and Links
- Here’s a link to this week’s blog post by Sean
- ‘Why I Want My Daughters To Learn Empathy Rather Than Chinese‘
- ‘5 Ways to Be More Empathetic‘
- ‘Loneliness Is a Silent Killer‘
- ‘Self-Segregation: Why It’s So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson‘
- Check out the Empathy Library
- That word that Ed struggled to say… Alexithymia
Resource of the Week
- Sean found a great website which includes an empathy test
- Ed heartily recommends the book he mentioned in the show, Empathy: Why It Matters, and How to Get It by Roman Krznaric
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