It's perfectly okay to lose control every now and then. Living with the nervous system of a Highly Sensitive Person (whether it be you or your loved one) can feel like riding a tidal wave at times. The goal isn't to surf that leviathan with perfect
Your everyday, average Highly Sensitive Person (~ 30% of the world’s population) has perfected the art of dissociation. Dissociation is the subconscious practice, often learned in childhood, of leaving our body when our stress becomes unmanageable.
As a person with hightened empathy and sensitivity, the difference between just surviving and actually thriving may be more achievable than you think. Vitality for the Highly Sensitive can be thought of as a simple formula. There
What is one trait that tends to link all Highly Sensitive People? The dangers of rumination ~ Overthinking, getting stuck in our heads, and cycling through obsessive thoughts. It's one of the most difficult aspects of being highly sensitive. Highly
In the debate between resilience vs. toxic positivity, there is some blurring of the lines happening. I thought it would be a good idea to define Resilience and Toxic Positivity. It worries me that I'm more frequently seeing examples of people
Highly Sensitive People are wired for burnout.We’re overachieving, perfectionistic, passionate people who care deeply and often push past our energy limits. But the simple act of increasing awareness around our destructive
The Highly Sensitive Person is no stranger to pain. Thanks to a super sensitive nervous system, we are hyper-attuned to changes in our physical body, our emotional state, and our spiritual well being. If you are a Highly Sensitive Person you have a
Please don't ever allow another person to push you beyond your energy capacity. As a Highly Sensitive Person, you have an acutely attuned nervous system that is literally designed to alert you to your limits. If you're consistently forcing
I'd love to share something I recently came across in a GREAT book that I highly recommend. It's called, "Barking Up The Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong," written by Eric Barker.
On this meandering river of life, I recently hit some Class IV rapids. Two months ago I had emergency surgery to remove my gallbladder, and ten days after that I was blasted with an acute episode of Bell's palsy so severe it obliterated my ability to