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Empath

Why Being an Empath Isn't Always a Good Thing

Jennifer S. White | Posted 08.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Jennifer S. White

Because let's not forget that healthy emotional love does not have to involve needing to plug into others at the expense of remaining an independent source of light and love.

You're Not an Alien, You're an Empath

Tree Franklyn | Posted 07.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Tree Franklyn

The first and most important step to rediscovering your authentic self and embracing who you are is to start nurturing your nature. In the same way that you would nurture a plant back to life, you can start nurturing yourself. Here are some tips:

Empath Self-Help Tips: A Cartoon

Anneli Rufus | Posted 06.30.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Anneli Rufus

Empaths unwillingly, unwittingly absorb, intuit and feel other people's emotions -- from joy to misery -- by as-yet-unknown means. Vibrations? Electro...

What Do You Do When the World Is Too Much With You?

Edie Weinstein | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Edie Weinstein

What do you do when you have days when the "world is too much with you"? I do my best to keep from absorbing the pain and angst of those in my persona...

Coping With Empathy Overload

Cindy Griffith-Bennett | Posted 04.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Cindy Griffith-Bennett

There are many ways to work with excess energy. The important thing to remember is that sensitive isn't a good or a bad word. It describes the awareness of energy that cannot be seen. Use these tips to help you turn your empathy overload into a tool for better awareness.

Are You An Empath? (VIDEO)

Judith Orloff MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Judith Orloff MD

Have you ever been labeled as overly sensitive? Do you absorb the emotions of others? There is a good chance you're an emotional empath.

Are You Highly Empathic?

Margaret Ruth | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Margaret Ruth

One of my good friends has depression and I was just diagnosed with it." She wondered, just maybe, if she was taking on others' physical symptoms. She questioned, "Is that being empathic?"

4 Very Good Reasons to Have Acute Self Awareness

Margaret Ruth | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Margaret Ruth

Those of us who want authentic, healthy relationships have no choice but to know ourselves, so that others may know us as well.