17 Dec 2012 Expression

Mairead Philpott: what is her expression, and do you think it’s genuine or fake? Click on the FACS code’s to code this expression. Post your thoughts in the comments below.

Genuine sadness of fake?

Genuine sadness of fake?

For more context of the story and Mairead Philpott’s emotions, have a look at the You Tube clip:


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I have three major professional areas in my life: Team Dunn Real Estate (Harcourts Real Estate with my beautiful wife Bridget), SDL (Behavioural Science Consulting) and Qian Li Dao Academy NZ (Wing Chun Kung Fu). Stu & Bridget Dunn Real Estate: Providing awesome service and results through our approachable, professional and effective real estate services. http://stubridget.harcourts.co.nz/ SDL: SDL helps our clients to understand non-verbal communication and to avoid deception. We do this by providing online courses, training and specialist advice in areas of behaviour, emotional analysis and detecting deception. Both my wife Bridget and I are also FACS certified. I have also written an International Best Seller, True Lies; A Guide To Reading Faces, Interpreting Body Language & Detecting Deception In The Real World. www.MicroExpressions.co.nz, www.facebook.com/sdlmicroexpressions & www.StuDunn.com Qian Li Dao Academy NZ (Wing Chun Kung Fu): The Wing Chun System, known for its incredible speed, powerful straight punches & Chi Sao (contact reflex training), relies on angling & body mechanics rather than brute force. www.QianLiDao.co.nz
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One Response to 17 Dec 2012 Expression

  1. SDL says:

    In my opinion, Mairead’s grief doesn’t appear genuine.

    “The parents of six children who died as a result of a house fire in Derby will now face manslaughter charges.

    Mick and Mairead Philpott had been accused of murder, but were told at Birmingham Crown Court that the charge had been downgraded.

    Jade Philpott, 10, and her brothers John, nine, Jack, eight; Jessie, six, and Jayden, five, died on 11 May at their house in Victory Road, Allenton.

    Their brother Duwayne, 13, died three days later in hospital.

    Mr and Mrs Philpott both denied the six manslaughter charges when they appeared in court via videolink.

    Third defendant Paul Mosley appeared in the dock at the same hearing and also denied six charges of manslaughter.

    The 45-year-old, of Cecil Street, Derby, had been originally charged with murder along with the Philpotts.

    All three are expected to face trial in February [2013].”

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