empathy

7 Reasons Emotional Sensitivity Is a Real Superpower

By | 2017-05-26T15:54:14+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Emotional sensitivity can be hard to bear, however, used wisely, it can be a superpower that can change your life in amazing ways. Emotional sensitivity can make life feel difficult. Emotionally sensitive people feel others' emotions, can be compulsive people pleasers, are easily hurt and can be manipulated into putting others needs before their own. They sometimes fail [...]

The Hare Psychopathy Checklist with 20 Most Common Traits of a Psychopath

By | 2017-05-25T23:40:57+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Here is an adapted version of the Hare Psychopathy Checklist, which can help you find out that someone you know might be a psychopath. The term ‘psychopath’ was first coined in the mid- to late 1800s, and comes from the Greek psykhe and pathos, which mean ‘sick mind’ or ‘suffering soul.’ In those days, psychopathy [...]

The Dark Side of Empathy No One Talks about

By | 2017-05-21T16:45:07+00:00 May 21st, 2017|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

The dark side of empathy is rarely noticed or talked about. Yet, it exists and can poison an empath’s life. Empathy is the capacity to be able to put oneself into another person’s shoes and understand their thoughts and feelings. An empath is a person who has the ability to resonate with other people, on [...]

Overthinking Is Not as Bad as They Told You: 3 Reasons Why It Might Be a Real Superpower

By | 2017-05-18T18:51:36+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Overthinking is a part of life that many people have to deal with on a regular basis, and a lot of those find this constant over-analysis to be a hindrance. Classically, the process of overthinking has been considered negative for a myriad of reasons, but that doesn't necessarily mean the condition should be automatically associated [...]

Why It Is So Difficult to Be Nice in Today’s World

By | 2017-05-18T18:53:50+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

It can be hard to be nice in a world where everything has changed considerably including our personal values, traditional norms, integrity and equality. We can find a lack of love, a lack of peace, a lack of tolerance, a lack of patience, a lack of understanding, a lack of acceptance, and a lack of [...]

5 Reasons Bouts of Depression Are More Common in Empaths and Highly Sensitive People

By | 2017-05-14T15:50:14+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

When HSP’s and empaths are unable to get away from environments that stress them, or to get time alone, they can experience bouts of depression. Empaths and highly sensitive people (HSP’s) are often over-stimulated by their environment. They are very sensitive to other people’s behavior, moods and actions. Noisy and chaotic environments can also be difficult for them [...]

Individualism Is Not Selfishness: How It Can Help You Thrive in Modern Society

By | 2017-05-14T15:12:13+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Do you feel selfish because of your individualism? Does your individualism make you feel guilty? While it is important to look out for the interests of others, you will have to do the same for yourself. Individualism plays a large part in modern society and has definite benefits. So what is it, and how can you [...]

5 Unexpected Signs You Have High Emotional Intelligence

By | 2017-05-09T18:53:47+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

Studies suggest that high emotional intelligence is more important than IQ in creating success. And certain personal traits indicate an above average EQ. It is not only success that is more likely for those with high emotional intelligence. Research indicates that people with this trait are also likely to have better relationships and be generally happier. There are tests that can measure emotional [...]

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