“If you feel as if you don’t fit in this world, it’s because you’re here to create a better one.”
Judith Orloff, MD continues:
“When I was growing up, I didn’t have any resources to explain the needs that came with exceptional sensitivity—and neither did my parents or teachers.
“I ended up turning to drugs and self-numbing strategies that nearly cost me my life before I finally found help.
“Since then, I’ve become a physician, psychiatrist, researcher, and intuitive healer, and I have made a special point of studying the needs and gifts of empaths and highly sensitive people.”
From the site for her eight week online course that begins September 27, 2017:
She also notes:
“While empaths have an unusual ability to connect with others at a deep level, we also run the risk of becoming tired and ill when we’re around toxic people, noise, or intense emotions.”
Here are a few of the questions from “Are You An Empath?” – a free quiz related to the course:
Just thinking about the 20 items in the free quiz can be helpful – and if you register with your email, you will get an evaluation of what your responses show about how much you are an empath.
Take the full quiz: Are You An Empath?
The course page asks:
‘Have you ever been told you need to “toughen up,” “grow a thick skin,” or “stop being so sensitive?”
‘If so, you’re not alone. That’s why Dr. Judith Orloff has created The Empath’s Survival Guide Online Course.’
Learn How to Thrive as an Empath with Dr. Judith Orloff
You’ll be able to revisit the live sessions, Q&A, and guided practices at any time.
Full transcripts of the each session are available.
Some of the contents of the course:
Learn more and sign up for the program: