S3E01 Your Mind on Compassion, with Dr Julian Scheffer

Minds Matter by Beth Fisher and Ava Ma de Sousa

Episode notes

We are back for season 3! To start off the season we talk with Dr. Julian Scheffer about his research on compassion. Dr. Scheffer tells us about the cognitive costs of compassion and how effort may effect our decision to feel compassion for others. We discuss how compassion compares to empathy and why it is beneficial to feel compassion at all!