Irmtraud Kauschat & Edwin Rutsch: Dialogs on How to Build a Culture of Empathy with NVC

Irmtraud Kauschat is a medical doctor in Germany who works with alternative medicine, Compassionate Communication (NVC) and restorative conflict processes. She uses empathy in her medical practice and has done conflict mediation in Kenya.


Empathy is like creating bridges between people. The opposite is like a big river between people where they are separated.