Mirroring is the behavior in which one person unconsciously imitates the gesture, speech pattern, or attitude of another. The ability to mimic another persons actions allows the infant to establish a sense of empathy and thus begin to understand another persons emotions.
What is the mirror effect in psychology?
The mirror effect in recognition memory refers to the fact that, with several different classes of stimuli, performance on new items from each class mirrors (is correlated with) performance on the corresponding classes of old items.
What is an example of mirroring?
For example, if the client is sitting in a chair, crossing their legs, try to copy them and do the same.
How do you mirror someones behavior?
DO:Build a connection first. Make listening and understanding the other person your priority.Start by nodding and tilting your head as you listen.Try matching the other persons vocal tone and pace.If that works, move on to mirroring gestures and posture.Sep 20, 2016