• Empath,  Self Help

    Empaths must care for and stop self-sabotaging themselves

    An empath tends to be somewhat of a caretaker. We have such a desire to please and help others, we often do so at the expense of our own health. When an empath is feeling overwhelmed, there is a good chance that he or she is not caring for their own needs. A person can get so used to caretaking that they feel they are supposed to do it. I believe it is a violation of another person’s rights to even try to pick up information or sense things about them unless you first ask their permission. It’s like reading their mail or rummaging through their closet! If you are…

  • Empath

    The difference between co-dependency and being an empath

    Some people are struggling with the quiz I shared recently. Yes, there are similarities between being an empath and being co-dependent. In this blog, I’m going to address the differences. Codependency Self-Test These are my thoughts in regards to the questions from the test that can be found here (https://em.flinthillspagans.org/are-you-a-co-dependent-empath/ ) with the numeric results in the answers. 1. I am in a significant relationship with someone who is addicted to a substance or a behavior, someone who is depressed, or someone who is very needy. Yes___ No___ Self explanatory. This question is very straight-forward. 2. I often feel the weight of responsibility for others’ happiness and well being. Yes___ No___…