Highly Sensitive Person page updated 03-22-2018. By Lucrezia Mangione, LCPC, NCC, BC-TMH, DCEP.
Dear Highly Sensitive Person,
Holistic therapy can provide an opportunity to be in a space to reconnect, collect, and return to place that feels calm and centered.
As an HSP, you may often feel like there’s not enough space for you to express and communicate what’s going on. You may be cautious about sharing because you have had some experiences where people don’t have the time to listen.
As an HSP, you live in a world that values doing and thinking over being and feeling. It just happens to be that you can do both. You get you are not a talking head but rather a communicating human being. You need time when speaking and expressing yourself from your rich inner world of sensing things while creatively using your insights to support the work you do in the world.
Our world and your life constantly change. How you respond can come with emotional ups and downs that are intense. You:
This makes you a creative and productive, thoughtful and attentive person.
You want to feel in sync. Even so you can get overwhelmed sometimes. You may feel sand-blasted, fatigued and/or tired. Just to cope, sometimes you may binge watch or emotionally eat or over-exercise or more. You're still aware that you feel down, anxious or you keep thinking about your thinking. There are moments you feel misunderstood or unheard or you just need a little more time to share and you feel like you're different.
It can be exhausting being a highly sensitive person.
Finding a place where you can explore what’s going on that keeps you from
the people and things you yearn for means finding a good-fit counselor
and a healing space where you feel safe. It also means being with a
counselor and mind-body therapist who is patient to your detailed
Experiencing a mind-body therapist who’s holistic can potentially help you identify patterns of overwhelm in order to grow more calm, peace and self-nurturing. Holistic therapy can help on your personal journey of self-exploration, self-worth and remembering more of who you truly are. Holistic counseling therapy may help you gently face what’s unpleasant and limiting so you might shift into your next level of health and re-balance. Does this sound like a potential step in the right direction?
If you’d like to connect with holistic counselor and mind-body therapist who feels being highly sensitive is a superpower, contact me for a no-charge 15 minute call. I can answer your questions and share my rate. If you like, we can talk logistics and pave a way for you to receive the holistic counseling you seek.
My goal is you and your goals. In working with you collaboratively and in-depth, I strive to help you work towards realizing them. Through the use of counseling tools, privacy, empathy, and practical support you can explore and heal and move on in your life. Ready to re-value yourself and handcraft your health? Let me know.
Lucrezia Mangione is in private practice. She is a board certified licensed professional counselor, board certified telemental health provider, counselor supervisor, educator, and nurse wellness education consultant. View her profile.