Born for Love: Why Empathy Is Essential--and Endangered

Born for Love: Why Empathy Is Essential--and Endangered

Bruce D. Perry, Maia Szalavitz


“Bruce Perry is either a world-class inventive scientist and a compassionate therapist.”

—Mary Pipher, writer of Reviving Ophelia

 

Born for romance is the definitive publication on empathy. popular psychiatrist Bruce Perry has seemed on Oprah, CNN, nationwide Public Radio’s All Things thought of, and different courses as a professional during this sizzling sector of neuroscience, and has been mentioned as such in Newsweek, the New York instances, and The New Yorker (in a narrative written by way of Malcolm Gladwell). He and co-writer Maia Szalavitz explore empathy’s startling significance in human evolution and its importance for our kids and our society. The authors of The Boy Who was once Raised as a puppy present a robust case that love is essential…and endangered.

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