Connection: It’s Good For The Soul

I grew up in Florida during the ’80s and ’90s. Every year, during hurricane season, our TVs were usually tuned into the Weather Channel where we’d spend hours mindlessly watching the devastation unfold.As smartphones and social media emerged, the same screen addiction...

Brainwashing & How to “Clean” Your Brain

What’s been on your mind today? What are you thinking about right now?Well, hopefully, you’re thinking about this article, but you’re also probably thinking about plenty of other things – a work deadline, the laundry you need to do later, or the last bit of news...

The Battle For Your Mind

Within our daily lives, regardless of what good or bad things actually happened to us that day, there may still be influences which can cause our mood, attitude or even how empathic we choose to be that day. Outrage Porn Referring to any type of influence or tactic by...

Neurotics – Hyper-Empathy

Hyper-Empathy is categorized in the DMS (the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) as a Personality Disorder NOS, meaning “Not Otherwise Specified.”According to Psychology Today, Hyper-Empathy can occur when...

Neurotics – Too Much Empathy

“Taken too far, empathy can blur the line between self and others…”      – Addiction specialist David Sack, M.D.There can be such a thing as too much empathy.Below are some of the ways that too much empathy is manifested and some the categories in...