Synopsis: Empathy is often a misunderstood concept; some of us have a great deal of it whilst others have little. Can empathy be learned? What factors come into play with how individuals relate to others? Is it innate? Is it a learned behaviour? This week Aaron and Rich delve into yet another complex subject to find out.
Present: Aaron Stewart, Rich Plumb
- Can you teach people to have empathy?
- All About Empathy – Psychology Today
- Dictionary definition of “Empathy”
- Social transfer of pain in mice
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Download: Episode 11: The Empathetic Resonance