empathy

8 Ways to Show You Care

There are times we must listen. I’d even venture to argue that listening must be done continually. When we interject our own thoughts, ideas, or emotions in the conversation, we fail to listen and shift the focus to ourselves rather than the audience (one person, a small group, or large audience) to whom we are …

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What are Empathy Blockers?

In this new video, I share with you 7 different types of empathy blockers. What are these empathy blockers? These are statements that people use thinking they are being supportive, when, in fact, they are being unsupportive. The 7 primary types are: One-Upping Minimizing Denying Patronizing Rescuing/Fixing At least Rose-Colored Glasses We want to hear …

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