Young people empathising with other animals: Reflections on an Australian RSPCA Humane Education Programme
journal contributionposted on 2018-06-28, 00:00 authored by H Fraser, N Taylor, Tania SignalTania Signal
Empathy is associated with engagement, compassion, social support and emotional sensitivity, and it is a hallmark of good social work practice. Empathy rightfully receives much attention in social work practice, however, interspecies empathy has yet to be included. This article has been written to address this gap.