Dr. Judith Orloff

Judith Orloff, MD is the New York Times best-selling author of The Empath’s Survival Guide: Life Strategies for Sensitive People. Her new book Thriving as an Empath offers daily self-care tools for sensitive people along with its companion The Empath’s Empowerment Journal. Dr. Orloff is a psychiatrist, an empath, and is on the UCLA Psychiatric Clinical Faculty. She synthesizes the pearls of traditional medicine with cutting edge knowledge of intuition, energy, and spirituality. Dr. Orloff also specializes in treating highly sensitive, empathic people in her private practice. Dr. Orloff’s work has been featured on The Today Show, CNN, Oprah Magazine, the New York Times. Dr. Orloff has spoken at Google-LA and has a popular TEDX talk. Her other books are Thriving as an Empath: 365 Days of Self-Care for Sensitive People, The Empowered Empath’s Journal, Emotional Freedom and Guide to Intuitive Healing. Explore more information about her Empath Support Online course and speaking schedule on www.drjudithorloff.com.

What Empaths Must Consider When Taking Medication

Always ask yourself, “What is my body’s response to medication?” It doesn’t matter if you’re the only one who ever had a side effect, if you experience something. What Empaths Must Consider When Taking Medication

5 Ways Empaths Can Protect Themselves from Toxic Energy

The key to self-care is to quickly recognize the first signs of experiencing sensory overload or when you start absorbing negativity or stress from others.

Being A Sexual Empath – The Power It Brings

Because empaths are sensitive to energy, there is no such thing as “casual sex.”

The Difference Between Healthy Venting and Toxic Dumping

Be aware of the difference between venting and dumping as the later can beat down one’s positivity and self-worth.

4 Reasons Why People Become Empaths: From Trauma to Genetics

As a psychiatrist and an empath, I’ve seen that there are four main factors, which can contribute to heightening one's sensitivities. 

12 Signs Your Child Is An Empath?

To determine if your child is an empath, take the assessment. Know them, understand them and take the first step toward bringing out the best in him or her.

9 Strategies to Cure Emotional Hangovers After An Energy Vampire Encounter

It’s common for empaths to experience “emotional hangovers,” an energetic residue left over from the interaction. Toxic emotions can linger long afterwards which make you feel exhausted, beset with brain-fog, or ill.