empaths

Empathic Nature Born Out of Childhood Abuse

Narcissistic Abuse and Empathic Sensitivity Randi Fine, Author From the book Close Encounters of the Worst Kind: The Narcissistic Abuse Survivor’s Guide to Healing and Recovery © 2017 Some empaths are born with their sensitivity, but most are created through childhood trauma such as narcissistic abuse. This heightened sensitivity is a learned response, a mechanism …

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Relationship Challenges of Emotional Empaths and Highly Sensitive People

Image Source Secrets for Sensitive People: Why Emotional Empaths Stay Lonely Tips for Sensitive People to Feel at Ease in a Relationship  Published on February 8, 2011 by Judith Orloff, M.D. in Emotional Freedom Loneliness gets to some more than others. But why it hangs on isn’t always apparent when read by traditional medical eyes. In …

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Empaths Struggle With Emotional Eating

Image Source The Missing Piece to Overeating: Why Diets Fail by Judith Orloff MD (Excerpted from Positive Energy: Ten Extraordinary Prescriptions for Transforming Fatigue, Stress, and Fear Into Vibrance, Strength, and Love by Judith Orloff, MD. Three Rivers Press, 2005) As a psychiatrist I know that there is more to overeating and obesity that meets …

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