Adults' Theory of Mind: Links to Emphatic Concern or Manipulation?
Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association
Adults' Theory of Mind (ToM) was examined in relation to positive (empathy and interpersonal attachment) and negative (e.g., manipulation) socialpersonality characteristics. Higher levels of ToM were associated with more empathic concern. By contrast, adults' ToM scores were inversely related to negative social-personality characteristics, such as those related to manipulation
Megan Dini, Alexis Atkins, Danielle Witt, and Brenda L. Lundy (2017).
Adults' Theory of Mind: Links to Emphatic Concern or Manipulation?. Presented at Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.