Further Resources  

General Reading

What is Empathy?

https://www.verywellmind.com/what-is-empathy-2795562

Empathy

https://www.psychologytoday.com/au/basics/empathy

 

Understanding Others’ Feelings: What is Empathy and Why do We Need It? https://theconversation.com/understanding-others-feelings-what-is-empathy-and-why-do-we-need-it-68494

Benefits of Empathy

Why We Need Empathy and How to Teach It to Children.

https://www.melbournechildpsychology.com.au/blog/why-we-need-empathy-and-how-we-teach-it-to-children/

 

Why It’s Important to Nurture Empathy in Kids

https://www.verywellfamily.com/how-to-nurture-empathy-in-kids-and-why-its-so-important-621098

 

Why Developing Empathy in Your Child Matters.

https://www.werribeeps.vic.edu.au/uploaded_files/media/insightwhydevelopingempathyinyourchildmatters.pdf

 

Empathy and Bullying

How Teaching Kids Empathy Can Prevent Bullying

https://www.verywellfamily.com/teach-empathy-and-prevent-bullying-460744

 

Bullying Prevention: Is Empathy the Key?

https://peacefulplaygrounds.com/bullying-prevention-is-empathy-the-key/

 

How to Teach Empathy for Teachers, Parents and Carers

 

4 Proven Strategies for Teaching Empathy

https://www.edutopia.org/article/4-proven-strategies-teaching-empathy-donna-wilson-marcus-conyers

 

Teaching Empathy: Evidenced-based Tips for Fostering Empathy in Children

https://www.parentingscience.com/teaching-empathy-tips.html

 

For Families: 5 Tips for Cultivating Empathy

https://mcc.gse.harvard.edu/resources-for-families/5-tips-cultivating-empathy

 

The Secret to Teaching a Child About Empathy

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/peaceful-parenting/201812/the-secret-teaching-child-empathy

 

How to Nurture Empathy in Children

https://www.heysigmund.com/how-to-nurture-empathy-in-children/

 

Books to Teach About Empathy

35 Children’s Books That Teach Empathy and Kindness

https://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/entry/childrens-books-empathy-kindness_l_5d52e7b1e4b0c63bcbee2699

 

Children’s Books That Teach About Empathy

https://www.readings.com.au/news/childrens-books-that-teach-empathy