Participant Top 3 Values Word Cloud.
Session 5 Notes
How to invite people into an Empathy Circle?
Not to be too heavy or pushing it.
I take the listening awareness into my daily life.
Awareness of listening - lacking of empathic listening in daily life.
How I talk too much and this doesn’t give time to others.
Learning more about myself.
I don't’ listen very well
Training is great to have a space to actually practicing the things we have heard about what ist’s like to listen well.
How to practice the empathy circle
Some people are open to it
Others don’t want to take part.
Family listening is difficult and challenging.
Have assumptions of family members motives and intentions
I get defensive
Want to go deep. Need to build trust
Family empathy circles. Good to have mutuality
Difficulty of maintaining the empathy circle in the family.
Takes a lot of effort to keep it going.
It’s exhausting to do an empathy circle.
The mutuality of the circle
If you do empathy circle it can
The empathy circle changes the power dynamics of the relationships. That causes resistance.
We need a training module for empathy circles in the family.
Design of the training. I’m waiting for inspiration
Offer 1 hour of listening
Hold empathy circles on the topic of How might we go for deeper connection in the empathy circle?
Bring your friends to the Empathy Cafe