Addressing Empathy, Learner Reflection
Please respond to the following questions with 1–2 paragraphs (4–6 sentences per paragraph).
Please complete the Toronto Empathy Questionnaire. Did your score surprise you? In what scenarios do you find it easy to show empathy? In what scenarios do you find it difficult to show empathy? Please use examples from your prior experiences or those listed in the questionnaire.
What do you feel would be the biggest barrier for a patient newly diagnosed with diabetes? How as pharmacists could we help with this barrier?
What did you learn from the glucometer activity? How did this change your perception of a patient’s situation? How did this help prepare you for your future practice?