Edu:Social Project

Keynote: The neurobiology of empathy and compassion

The 10th Empathy Conference of the DAI Heidelberg as part of Geist Heidelberg was entitled: “Empathy under pressure? How we experience empathy in crises and conflicts”. In her lecture, Tania Singer talks about empathy and compassion. Can mindfulness and social skills be trained? How do empathy and compassion differ?


In the tabularasa podcast, Tania Singer talks about the results of the ReSource project. She also discusses the social and psychological effects that a week-long lockdown could have in times of COVID-19, as well as the challenges and necessary measures to make digitalization socially acceptable.