Highly sensitive people are known for being independent and able to be alone. However, that does not mean that we necessarily are happy and comfortable with it. Recently I have been asking myself why being alone is considered, “bad” or a sign of a problem. Do I need to be herded into a group, an […]
Highly sensitive people suffer from social anxiety for a variety of reasons. HSP’s become overwhelmed easily, they find small talk exhausting and are shy. Because they are different, many highly sensitive people have experienced bullying and rejection. In addition because they may suffer from genetically caused diseases, they may feel unwelcome by others. HSP’s are often exceptionally empathetic, and therefore, make great friends.