The Empathetic Workplace
Use five straightforward steps to emotionally support colleagues at work.
If a team member needs help, employers would be well served to engage, or work relationships and productivity will suffer. Employers who support employees in an empathetic, effective way can strengthen workplace bonds for years to come. In this SXSW video talk, The Empathetic Workplace author Katharine Manning offers five steps to guide you through the process of healthy helping. Manning’s deep insights into the impacts of trauma will help both victims and their supporters navigate difficult emotional terrain in the workplace.
About the Speaker
Former senior attorney advisor on victim rights at the US Department of Justice, Katharine Manning is a legal expert on trauma and author of The Empathetic Workplace.
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