Changing “I can relate…” to “I can’t, but I care”

  11/24/18 by Tim Paauw If you know of someone with autism, depression, anxiety, or another non-visible diagnosis, you may have heard them share a comment or story that may highlight one of the daily challenges within their diagnosis. Perhaps in that moment you aren't quite sure how to respond and offer what the person [...]

Closing Our Empathy Gaps

By Tim Paauw 2/19/2017 "I DON'T have any empathy gaps!!" This was my first reaction when reading about the concept of "empathy gaps" as part of a book study I am participating in professionally with the CLC Network. I imagine this is most people's instinctive reaction when you first ponder the thought. That is because [...]