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Thinking Lab Investigates Clinician Empathy in the Context of Mental Illness

Thinking Lab Investigates Clinician Empathy in the Context of Mental Illness

Modernization of mental healthcare has shifted patient information from purely psychosocial to more heavily biological. However, a recent study conducted by researchers at the Yale Thinking Lab suggests that psychosocial explanations for mental illness actually elicit greater clinician empathy, and might thus be more effective after all.