Tag Archives: Paul Ekman

What crumbles a relationship?

This week I am going to start talking about the factors that often erode a relationship and then how to counter them. I am going to begin by exploring an idea developed by John Gottman and next week I will … Continue reading

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Managing Emotions in Others

This week I will be completing the series by discussing how we handle emotions in others. There are so many excellent approaches out there however each situation is different and although techniques are useful it is worth bearing in mind … Continue reading

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Facial Expressions of Emotion

Last week I began to write about recognising emotions in others, this week I will focus specifically on facial expressions. In developing his theories on evaluating truthfulness and credibility, Paul Ekman, in common with many others concentrated on a set … Continue reading

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Recognising Emotions

This week I am picking where I left off before NLP Trainer’s Training three weeks ago. Most people can recognise the facial and non-verbal signals associated with extreme emotions such as fear, anger and happiness particularly if these emotions are … Continue reading

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Perceiving Emotions in Others

This week I’ll be discussing our ability to perceive emotions in others and how it might be possible to improve this ability. The MSCEIT psychometric measures this aspect of emotional intelligence using two types of assessment. The first involves judging what … Continue reading

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Emotional Intelligence

Over the next few weeks I will be writing about emotional intelligence.  This topic has been popularised by the many books of Daniel Goleman bringing the term into every day use. This topic was an important component on my masters … Continue reading

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