Monday, July 3, 2017

Helping Your Child with Special Needs Develop Empathy

All parents want to see their children grow up to be as happy, successful, and productive as possible. But perhaps even more important to most parents is to see their kids — including those with special needs — develop empathy for others. Empathy is what helps children recognize and understand the feelings of other people. When you empathize with someone, you can put yourself in that person’s shoes. No matter how far our children go in life or what they choose to do, the ability to empathize will be essential. Empathy vs. Sympathy Many people confuse empathy with sympathy. Empathy can help someone understand how…
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