Presenter Information

Sarah EdmondsFollow




Session Description

Radical Empathy – A Person-Centered Approach to Library Management: This presentation focused on the application of emotional intelligence methods within a library setting. Topics included balancing emotional and cognitive empathy; applying a person-centered approach to management practices; and engaging in critical reflection to facilitate deeper self-understanding. The goal is to create high-functioning and effective libraries where staff feel valued and supported.

Type of Library

College Library


radical empathy, empathy, person-centered leadership, positive leadership, library leadership


May 26th, 9:00 AM May 26th, 9:50 AM

Radical Empathy: A Person-Centered Approach to Library Management


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