Here is a short little film that explains the difference between Empathy and Sympathy, a very important distinction to make when helping a friend or loved one who may be grieving.
What is the best way to ease someone’s pain and suffering? Quick fixes don’t work. Especially when it comes to dealing with a loved one or friend who is grieving. Reminding them to count their blessings may sound good on paper, but I can assure you they are well aware! Consider taking 2 minutes to watch this beautifully animated RSA Short, where Dr Brené Brown reminds us of the difference between empathy and sympathy.