These assumptions are: (a) empathy deficits represent specific psychological problems that are reliably present (even if specific to a particular victim or context) in individuals who commit sex offenses, (b) empathy interventions increase the ability of offenders to respond empathically to potential victims, and (c) offenders who successfully resist the desire to reoffend do so, at least partially, because they have become more empathic
parenting strategies that work for adoptive and foster families.
Fortunately, research also tells us that due to the brain's plasticity and ability to heal, the condition called empathic
distress can be resolved.
Likewise, when you are empathic
toward other people they feel understood and are more likely to compromise and communicate, which is the key to discerning a spouse's anger or even curbing your child's tantrum.
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This result was further tested via the participants' heartbeats, as increases in heart rate are known to indicate an empathic
response to other people's emotions and suffering, where narcissists showed a significantly lower heart-rate than non-narcissistic participants.
Now if the claims professional had considered what was meant versus what was said and made the empathic
connection, he or she could have said something like, "You know what?
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The feeling side of empathy is sometimes called empathic
concern (Davis, 1983).
Metaphors are another advanced empathic
response that can help people learn more about themselves.
In particular, by replacing the top-down, unidirectional communication chain with an interactive, empathic
conversation that included faculty members, we began to chisel at heteronormative and ethnocentric biases.
The children's empathic
understanding of how the animal character felt was assessed, and they were then asked to draw, with strength of pressure on the page (as evident on attached carbon copies) serving as the index of arousal.