Teaching autistic teens to make friends
...e social cues most of us take for granted things like body language, hand gestures and facial expressions, along with speech inflections like warmth, sarcasm
"Lack of these basic social skills may lead to rejection, isolation or bullying from their peers. And sadly, that isolation can carr...
People with rare type of memory loss still sensitive to others, study shows
...put through a series of tests widely known to be sensitive to Theory of Mind and perspective taking (ie. the clear appreciation of empathy, deception, sarcasm
and false beliefs in others). Some of the tests involved looking at the eye regions of faces to determine if the person was deceitful or playful, and ...
Thirty percent of nurses distressed with verbal and physical abuse
... La Trobe University School of Nursing and Midwifery in Victoria, Australia.
Verbal abuse was most likely to take the form of rudeness, shouting, sarcasm
and swearing. Two percent said that their home or family had also been threatened. Patients and visitors were the most likely people to abuse nurses, ...
Scientists reveal the secrets of sarcasm
...l, had experimented with the ability to understand sarcasm
by giving their study participants stories dealing with sarcasm
and normal dialogues. The study participation cons...ntromedial area leading to inability to understand sarcasm
.... ....Get It? apathy - 17 definitions - A complete lack of emotion or motivation, whether ... apathy indifference apathetic lazy meh ignorance sarcasm
whatever disinterest ... Articles on depression and bipolar disorder by John McManamy. ... Apathy is also used to describe indifference, suc...