Do empaths really exist? Learn more about empaths and find out what some of the traits and characteristics are of empaths. Emapths – real or fake?
Recently, a friend of mine who is a psychologist shared with me during a conversation about career counseling that she has the ability to sense the emotions of others. At first, I thought she was talking about the construct of empathy, an ability most helping professionals seem to (or at least should) possess. As our conversation continued however, it became clear to me that she was talking about something completely different.
Specifically, she identified herself as an empath.
by John D. Moore, PhD (