How Do I Know if I’m an Empath?

You might be an empath if:

  • Strangers tell you their whole life story unprovoked.
  • You can tell how someone is feeling as soon as they’re around.
  • It is hard for you to see violence in the movies and on t.v.
  • When someone else is in pain, you can feel it in your body.
  • You have good intuition.
  • You have a hard time setting boundaries.
  • You often experience emotional overload.
  • You often experience sensory overload.
  • You feel recharged in nature.
  • You have an easy time understanding where people are coming from.
  • You can easily tell when others are lying.
  • You are drawn to water.
  • It’s nearly or entirely impossible not to care.
  • You want to help everyone.
  • Intimacy overwhelms you.
  • You are highly sensitive in other ways, sounds, sights, smells.
  • You need time to yourself to recharge.
  • You feel drained after social situations.
  • You are very good at knowing someone’s intention.
  • You tend to give people the benefit of the doubt.



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