I’ve seen the below link a number of times touted as the best description of depression.
What immediately struck me was it was a very good description of an Empath (a depressed one.)
Well worth a look.
- Know an empath? Why not tell them they are one? (xeraphax.wordpress.com)
- Is Empathy a major cause of depression? (xeraphax.wordpress.com)
- Empath Series: Three tips to help cope with being an Empath or I have to do what? (areyouanempath.com)
- Depression series – Empaths and Trauma or why am I clinically depressed? (xeraphax.wordpress.com)