empathy

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 [...]

6 Reasons Why Those Who Face Failure in Life Shine the Brightest

By | 2017-05-08T13:37:07+00:00 May 6th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Failure in life is a necessary stepping stone to success. Here is why those who face failures shine the brightest. A wise man once said, “What is success, but a series of failures!” There is so much truth to this statement. Success is what we strive for all the time. Yet ironically, what truly makes [...]

Empath Child: Signs That Your Kid Is One and How to Help Them Thrive

By | 2017-05-04T19:03:31+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

It is vital to recognize and support an empath child if they are to be happy and grow up able to make the most of their gift. Empathy is not always an easy gift to have. Many adult empaths remember being labeled as needy, over-sensitive and emotional when they were children. When we are not understood as children, it can [...]

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