“Highly sensitive people are all creative by definition.” Elaine Aron, PhD adds that it is “because we process things so thoroughly and notice so many subtleties and emotional meanings that we can easily put two unusual things together.” Sensory sensitivity also comes into play in many creative endeavors. When Therese Borchard of Beliefnet interviewed me […]
Highly sensitive person
People with the personality trait of high sensitivity have qualities that can help make them more creative, including a greater awareness of subtleties in emotional and sensory detail.
Creativity coach Lisa A. Riley comments, “I have encountered …
Jim Hallowes is founder of the Highly Sensitive People website, and has been studying and presenting information on HSPs [highly sensitive people] for years. He has a wide range of informed perspectives on this trait and how it relates to gifted and creative people, and his site includes a number of resources. Listen to our […]
Jenna Avery writes: “I connected with Douglas’s work originally through my interest in highly sensitive people and his site HighlySensitive.org. “Eby describes creative visionaries as people who have a drive, passion, persistence, or consuming commitment to realize their creative ideas. “As visionaries, they have a sense of their work being so important, meaningful, and emotionally […]
Ted Zeff, PhD teaches workshops on coping techniques for highly sensitive people and has taught stress reduction and insomnia management at various hospitals and medical groups. He has a private practice counseling HSPs in-person and by phone, and is author of papers and books on helping sensitive people thrive. His site: www.drtedzeff.com Here is our […]