Theory of mind and empathy

IB Psychology: Theory of mind and empathy

One of the signs of cognitive and social development is what psychologists refer to as theory of mind - that is the understanding of private mental states, processes and knowledge in oneself and others. It is the ability to figure out what a person might believe and predict others" behaviour by inferring a person"s motivation.In order to do this, we have to be able to do something like "mind reading." We have to be...

To access the entire contents of this site, you need to log in or subscribe to it..

Click the free stuff button on the home page to access free pages or check the blog (which is also free).

All materials on this website are for the exclusive use of teachers and students at subscribing schools for the period of their subscription. Any unauthorised copying or posting of materials on other websites is an infringement of our copyright and could result in your account being blocked and legal action being taken against you.