Tag: Emotional intelligence


Is It Important to Balance Empathy and Detachment in Healthcare?

July 28, 2020

Via: Coraline Valiant

All medical professionals will experience, at various points in their careers, situations that are shocking or traumatic, and a certain degree of emotional detachment gets triggered in these contexts to help them cope. When this happens, it’s as if a […]

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Emotional intelligence helps make better doctors

March 15, 2017

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Among the qualities that go into making an excellent physician is emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence is the ability to recognize and understand emotions in yourself and others and to use this awareness to manage your behavior and relationships. Emotional intelligence […]