The role of anxiety and perspective-taking strategy on affective empathic responses.


Empathy is an important pro-social behaviour critical to a positive client-therapist relationship. Therapist anxiety has been linked to reduced ability to empathise and lower client satisfaction with therapy. However, the nature of the relationship between anxiety and empathy is currently unclear. The current study investigated the effect of experimentally… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.brat.2011.09.008


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