Press archive

  • Scobel – The dark side of empathy
    May 11, 2023

    May 11, 2023 – In the TV series Scobel, Gert Scobel, Hartmut Rosa and Tania Singer talk about empathy, compassion and resonance and how they can be strengthened. (German only)

  • Scientist’s Ranking
    May 10, 2023

    May 10, 2023 – According to the renowned science platform, Tania Singer is ranked 38th in Germany in the field of psychology in 2023. The ranking only includes prominent scientists and is based on international citation indices that refer to the influence of their research publications.

  • Global Compassion Coalition
    May 3, 2023

    May 03, 2023 – Tania Singer talks about what her research into the cultivation of compassion has taught her and how we can use it to build a world that’s based on compassion.

  • Creating a Compassionate World Series
    March 13, 2023

    March 13, 2023 – In this Interview with Paul Gilbert, Tania Singer talks about her research on compassion.

  • Article in moment by moment
    March 10, 2023

    March 10, 2023 – Tania Singer reports on the latest findings from dyad research.

  • ReConnect in Society
    February 17, 2023

    The next ReConnect in Society Masterclass will take place in St. Arbogast in Austria from February 15th-18th 2024.

  • Suffering and Flourishing during the Covid-19 Pandemic
    October 19, 2022

    This international Symposium took place in the Social Neuroscience Lab in Berlin from 1st to 2nd December 2022. The main focus was on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health, resilience and aspects of social cohesion as well as on interventions implemented to reduce the negative impact this global crisis had on psychological vulnerability worldwide.

  • IMD Interview
    August 3, 2022

    August 03, 2022 – In an interview with IMD Tania Singer talks about compassionate leadership.

  • Interview and report in rbb Praxis
    May 25, 2022

    May 25, 2022 – The special edition of the programme rbb Praxis by Angelika Wörthmüller contains an interview with Tania Singer on the topic of how positive emotions make us healthier. (German)

  • Workshop at the International Boston Trauma Conference
    May 18, 2022

    May 18, 2022 – Tania Singer and Ron Siegel present a joint workshop focussing on the topic: From Empathic Distress to Compassion: Building Resilience in the Face of Trauma.

  • Scientist Ranking
    May 6, 2022

    May 06, 2022 – According to the prominent academic science platform, Tania Singer has been ranked in 2022 among the top 1000 Scientists worldwide and top 30 in Germany in the area of Psychology. The ranking includes only prominent scientists and is based on international citations indices referring to the impact of her research publications.

  • Interview for tk aktuell
    April 27, 2022

    April 27, 2022 – In this interview with Wiebke Knoche for tk aktuell, Tania Singer talks about the difference between empathy and compassion and their trainability. (German only)

  • Two new CovSocial publications
    April 20, 2022

    April 20, 2022 – The Berlin University Alliance reports on two new publications within the CovSocial project. (German only)

  • Interview in taz
    April 2, 2022

    April 02, 2022 – In this interview with Antje Lang-Lendorff from taz Tania Singer talks about limits and chances of empathy. (German only)

  • Interview in tip Berlin
    March 30, 2022

    March 30, 2022 – In an interview with Erik Heier of tip Berlin, Tania Singer talks about the CovSocial project and the impact of pandemic lockdowns on the mental health of Berlin’s population. (German)