Technology has brought numerous benefits but at what cost to our emotional skills and relationships?
Understanding others’ feelings: what is empathy and why do we need it?
Pascal Molenberghs, Monash University This is the introductory essay in our series on understanding others’ feelings. In it we will examine empathy, including what it is, whether our doctors need more of it, and when too much may not be a good thing. Empathy is the ability to share and understand the emotions of others.… Continue reading Understanding others’ feelings: what is empathy and why do we need it?