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10 Things That Don't Make Sense To Super Sensitive People

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 09.13.2016 | Healthy Living

Sensitive individuals sometimes get a bad reputation for wearing their emotions on their sleeves. However, there’s more to the person...

You're Too Sensitive

Ellie Newman | Posted 09.13.2016 | Women
Ellie Newman

The communication skill here is to focus on the reaction you are receiving rather than the response you think you should be getting, and then assess your own behavior.

Father-Daughter Bonds

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Conclusion: The parenting role of the father to his daughter may be one of the most difficult and significant of human relationships.

The Phrase Self-Critical Children Need to Hear

Erin Johnson | Posted 05.06.2016 | Parents
Erin Johnson

I settled into the chair as much as you can when the chair was made for a 9-year-old. I sat across from the teacher with excited anticipation. I have loved parent-teacher conferences from the time my oldest daughter entered Kindergarten.

8 Insightful Reads Every Highly Sensitive Person Will Understand

The Huffington Post | Kyli Singh | Posted 05.05.2016 | Healthy Living

Do you consider yourself to be highly sensitive? If so, you're not alone. Below, we gathered 10 stories surrounding highly sensitive people, ranging f...

Live Your Life, Serve Your Country and Show No Weakness

Antonio L. Vereen | Posted 04.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Antonio L. Vereen

It is time to run your life both with your heart and mind as equal partners in the pursuit of your greatness.

4 Things You Should Know Before You Change Your Life

Kerrin Black | Posted 03.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kerrin Black

At times life can be so overwhelming. During these times we often turn towards relationships and loved ones for support. But when they cannot meet us ...

You Are Not Too Sensitive

Samantha Bennett | Posted 03.02.2016 | World
Samantha Bennett

You are just plain sensitive. You may have been too sensitive for your mother to comfortably know how to handle. You were almost certainly too sensi...

The Beauty of 'Difference'

Beth Whitley | Posted 01.25.2016 | Parents
Beth Whitley

Having been catapulted into the world of special needs almost exactly 6 years ago, I have several close friends who have children with DS, and many of them have taken an active and passionate stance against some media's one-sided portrayal of this new test as an unequivocally "good thing."

Highly Sensitive People: No Longer Invisible, But Now What?

Elaine Aron, Ph.D. | Posted 09.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Elaine Aron, Ph.D.

In fact, in social psychology there is a phenomenon called the minimal group, in which, if you have people just count off 1-2-1-2 and have the ones go to one corner of the room and the twos to another, very quickly, on that basis alone, each group feels superior in subtle ways to the other.

10 Reasons To Be Glad You're A Highly Sensitive Person

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.28.2015 | Healthy Living

From tears to cheers, if you're a highly sensitive person you have a lot of feelings you express on a regular basis. And in a culture in which emotion...

Texas Man Allegedly Killed Boyfriend After Accusing Him Of Cheating

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A 20-year-old Texas man stands accused of beating his live-in boyfriend to death after a violent altercation. The suspect, Bryan Canchola, has been ch...

Five Spa Tips Every Twenty-Something Should Know

Linda Harding-Bond | Posted 06.25.2016 | Style
Linda Harding-Bond

Put Google to work. Type in the search word "best" plus the spa service and your town. Yelp, Insider, Bing, City Search or some other social media review site should pop up with information on a variety of therapists and spa professionals.

Think You're Sensitive To Gluten? Think Again

Posted 06.22.2015 | Healthy Living

By Julie Upton for U.S. News It seems as if everyone is going to great lengths to avoid gluten, a protein found in wheat, barley, rye and many proc...

13 Things Anyone Who Loves A Highly Sensitive Person Should Know

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 04.30.2015 | Healthy Living

When I was in kindergarten, a boy in my class tossed my favorite book over our elementary school fence. I remember crying profusely, not because I was...

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.

Yagana Shah

Widower Devastated After Phone Company Wipes Last Recording Of Wife's Voice | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.20.2015 | Fifty

After losing his wife, Ruby, in 2003 to cancer, Stan Beaton held on to a voicemail greeting to keep her memory alive. But the recording he'd cherished...

Advantages of Being Highly Sensitive

Andrea Wachter | Posted 01.11.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Andrea Wachter

If you are a highly sensitive person, take heart. Once you make peace with the way you were born, you can learn to weather the storms of life and fully enjoy the many advantages of being sensitive.

Frustrated Scientist Makes Movie

Elaine Aron, Ph.D. | Posted 10.27.2014 | Science
Elaine Aron, Ph.D.

According to research published in excellent, peer-reviewed journals and dating back 17 years, one of the major potential causes of depression, anxiet...

Who Are We If We Forgive? Who Are We If We Don't?

Kate Gale | Posted 10.20.2014 | Women
Kate Gale

I have a friend who was attacked as a child and her attacker went to jail but he's due to get out. She has to walk back into the dark and remember th...

The Seasons of Depression

Crystal Ponti | Posted 10.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Crystal Ponti

An old cherry tree sits just outside my bedroom window. For several seasons I've watched it blossom to life -- ripening with evergreen and fruit. I've...

All the Wrong Stuff

Christine Eilvig | Posted 02.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Christine Eilvig

I have spent many years feeling wrong and kept central parts of me hidden. And I have spend massive amounts of money, time and energy on fixing everyt...

Can a Friendship Fall Apart Over a Small Slight?

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

What seems like a minor slight to one friend can be blown out of proportion by another. It's always uncomfortable when there is a schism between two close friends, especially if they work together.