Being an empath is not the same as having empathy

This needs to be said. I’m so tired of the confusion. Being an Empath is NOT the same thing as having empathy. Merriam-Webster defines empathy as “the feeling that you understand and share another person’s experiences and emotions.” It then gives examples: He felt great¬†empathy¬†with the poor. His months spent researching prison life gave him … Read moreBeing an empath is not the same as having empathy