Should we charge for our services or does that devalue them? (part 1)


I started this off as a musing on if we should charge for our services, but found it became a little more personal as I explored options. I offer it here to others who face the same dilemmas and welcome any thoughts and suggestions on this subject.  People have strongly suggested that I should start…

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Best description of depression… or is it the best description of an depressed Empath?


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. http://hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com.au/2013/05/depression-part-two.html Related articles Know an empath? Why not tell them they are one? (xeraphax.wordpress.com) Is Empathy a major…

Q&A – Developing my abilities or I might have been out of my mind.


Should you develop your empath abilities? If you have any topics you want to know more about, please ask. This week's question come from nattietee at (http://lovelightlearn.wordpress.com/) She asked. Have you ever thought or tried to hone your abilities as an empath? I would love to hear more. Thanks Nattietee and that is a really…

Is Empathy a major cause of depression?


I've had a question in my mind recently: Do sociopaths get depressed? A Sociopath is someone who is someone lacking in empathy . They give the illusion of being emphatic  but their actions are self serving and rarely benefit others. I know they get upset, anxious, worried and lose sleep over problems that will affect them,…

Healing Depression Series: Bach Flower Remedies or Flower Power.


Bach Flower Remedies – Introduction    I hated being depressed. I hated it so much that I relentlessly pursued and tried everything that I could get my hands on. I tried herbs, psychic healers, meditation, therapies like Reiki and Kinesiology, crystals, aura-light, aura-soma, anti-depressants and just about anything else I could get access to. Each…

Healing Depression Series: You can cure depression or WTF! How dare you say that!


Depression can be cured. Yes, I know that’s a bold statement to make and I also know it will make many people very angry that I even would suggest such a thing. Actually, that anger has always bemused me. The general reaction is: how dare you suggest such a thing! You have not gone through…

Depression series: Melancholy or Why does my heart feel so bad?


It’s only one line, but Moby made it into a whole song and if you’re an Empath, you might well feel that sense of depression when you watch the video. For me, when I first saw this back in the year 2000, it brought out the pain of loneliness and a melancholy so profound that…