Helen Riess

Member Since 2020

Helen Riess

Founder and CEO

Empathetics, Inc.

Boston Area

Chief Scientist for Empathetics. She is a core member of the Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations (CREIO). Dr. Riess is a psychiatrist who developed an empathy training approach based on research in the neurobiology and physiology of empathy that has been rigorously tested in pilot studies and a randomized, controlled trial at MGH. She completed her residency and Chief Residency at MGH and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Riess has devoted her career to teaching and research in the art and science of the patient-doctor relationship and serves as part-time Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.


SKILLS

  • Healthcare
  • Clinical Research
  • Medical Education

RECENT CONTENT

September 24th, 2021

How to Become a Leader People Want to Follow

Being a great leader requires more than delegating tasks to employees and meeting business goals. Each individual employee within an organization has different needs, and the role leadership plays in meeting those needs and empowering employees to contribute their expertise can have a direct impact on a business’s bottom line. 

September 20th, 2021

Feeling Burned Out? 15 Ways for Executives to Get Back on Track

Business leaders carry the weight of their organizations on their shoulders. In addition to ensuring ideas come to fruition and customers are satisfied, executives also have the added pressure of ensuring employee needs are being met. These priorities can place a considerable strain on a leader even in times when a business is fairing well.

September 3rd, 2021

13 Business Leaders Share Their Predictions for the Future of Networking

The connections built between people can create bonds that drive success for both individuals and organizations. Though the formation and maintenance of these connections has been completely transformed over the past year and a half, the strength of those bonds still holds true.

August 30th, 2021

Fight Zoom Fatigue With These 15 Remote Meeting Strategies

If you're concerned about meeting fatigue among your remote workforce, try these strategies to ensure each virtual gathering has a clear purpose.


COMPANY INFO

Empathetics, Inc.

Empathetics, Inc. provides innovative empathy and interpersonal skills training for medical professionals leveraging new, scientifically proven methods that enhance human relationships and make medical practice more effective and efficient.


AREA OF FOCUS

  • Empathy Training
  • Online Learning

INDUSTRY

Health