The Heart of Parenting: How to Raise an Emotionally Intelligent Child: Amazon.co.uk: John M. Gottman, Joan DeClaire, Danial Goleman: Empathy just means recognizing – in your heart, not only with words – what the other person is feeling. The trick here is to suspend our own agenda so we can really listen and notice what our child is feeling. Whenever children are having a hard time, empathy is the place to start. ‘It’s hard when you want to play, but your brother wants some time alone.’
You may have noticed in recent years the fading of the IQ phenomenon, and the emergence of this new theory of EQ — or emotional intelligence — and for good reason. Psychology is now showing us that EQ is a bigger determinant of personal success and mental health than IQ.
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