Making Eye Contact with Homeless People Is Important
Read the article by Kayla Robbins: https://invisiblepeople-tv.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/invisiblepeople.tv/making-eye-contact-with-homeless-people-is-important/amp/
Making eye contact is a simple yet complex task to achieve. One of the concerns I often hear is that people are afraid that making eye contact might be more triggering than soothing. As Kayla Robbins states, this is not achieve without work! Gauging what is too much and intrusive or too little and worthless is an art. Mastering it requires practice, lots of empathy and a well calibrated curiosity. Going to the invisible people website and reading on people's stories (testimonials) is deeply impactful.