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Judith Orloff, MD

Judith Orloff, MD

Judith Orloff, MD, is the New York Times bestselling author of the new book, The Empath's Survival Guide: Life Strategies for Sensitive People (Sounds True, April 4, 2017), and offers an invaluable resource to help empathic people survive in an often insensitive world. She is on the UCLA Psychiatric Clinical Faculty and synthesizes the pearls of traditional medicine with cutting-edge knowledge of intuition and energy medicine and spirituality. She has a Facebook Empath Support Community with more than 6,000 members.
7 Ways to Prevent Apathy from Overtaking Empathy

In these highly charged times, many are asking, “Whatever happened to empathy?” 

From shunned victims of violence to those who ridicule another’s beliefs, people seem to have lost the capacity to compassionately experience the feelings of others… particularly others’ suffering.

What was once considered human nature to feel for another person’s hardships is disappearing before our eyes.

Why is this lack of empathy occurring?