5 ways highly sensitive introverts can be more assertive

Find my original article at Introvert, Dear. It’s not uncommon for highly sensitive people (HSPs) to struggle with being assertive, as in, standing up for one’s rights and values in a constructive and calm way. Due to their quiet demeanor, people may talk over them and disregard their feelings and viewpoints. Because HSPs can be … More 5 ways highly sensitive introverts can be more assertive

INFP or INFJ? 7 ways to tell them apart

Find my original article at Introvert, Dear.  On the surface, INFPs and INFJs are very similar. They’re both described as idealistic, moralistic, misunderstood, and empathic, among other things. Because of these shared descriptions, it’s not uncommon for people to mistype as one or the other. I, for one, thought I was an INFJ when I’m actually … More INFP or INFJ? 7 ways to tell them apart

8 everyday struggles only people who’ve been described as ‘empaths’ can relate to

Find the original article at Thought Catalog.  Empaths are highly sensitive individuals who have an innate ability to intuitively feel and perceive other people’s energies and emotions. They can peel away the public façade that people display and reveal their innermost feelings, which gives empaths a strong capacity to heal emotional wounds. However, often times, they … More 8 everyday struggles only people who’ve been described as ‘empaths’ can relate to