Tagged: empathy

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Living

This is a mindfulness practice that parents and kids can do together—offering good wishes and compassion to those who bring us joy, as well as those we find difficult.

Living

Dr. Michael Gervais speaks with clinical social worker Wendy Behary about how to identify and approach someone with narcissistic tendencies.

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Body & Mind

Scott Aukerman, co-founder of “Between Two Ferns,” defaulted to comedy to disarm bullies early in life. He thinks humor is key to fostering empathy and genuine interactions.

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Home

Kids struggling with chronic emotional and behavioral problems are sometimes labelled as “misbehaving” by parents and teachers alike. Here’s how to speak to the child behind the behavior.

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Features

Is compassion something we only have so much of? Or can we be trained to love more people more of the time? Jennifer Campbell reports.