08: Feelings – How to learn to understand another person’s feelings
Module 2 –
‘Emotional skills help the child to become a true superhero’
In this chapter you will learn how to support children to grow into considerate persons, who can actively take others’ feelings into account. By knowing and understanding your own emotions will make it much easier to recognize and understand emotions of others. Empathy skills include recognizing nonverbal and verbal messages. Both can be learned and are very useful to teach to the child.