Come join us at our monthly meeting to discuss the trait of High Sensitivity. Based on Elaine Aron's book, "The Highly Sensitive Person", we'll delve into the gifts and challenges of the Highly Sensitive Person.

Since the group is based on the work of Elaine Aron, to participate in this group we require that you take the HSP quiz located in Elaine Aron's book , "The Highly Sensitive Person" or on her website hsperson.com. We also require that you read "The Highly Sensitive Person" before being approved as a member of this group.

Elaine is known for saying that at least once in your life you should have the experience of being in "a room full of us".  Typically HSPs do not look forward to going to social events, especially when the people and the space is unknown.  However most HSP's who find their way to our meetup are very grateful to be with us.  There is a sense of quiet, deep respect and unspoken connection which is palpable.  Being together in one place helps us to feel the exquisiteness of our trait of sensitivity and therefore we can recognize it within ourselves as a gift and do the self-care which we need to do to accommodate for the challenging situations we often find ourselves in.















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Upcoming Meetups

  • Sunday, March 15, 2015 1:30 PM

    Who, when and how to tell someone you are an HSP

    2 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, March 21, 2015 11:00 AM

    "Decision Making for HSPs." How/when to speak up for yourself and your needs.

    3 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, April 4, 2015 1:30 PM

    Empathy and the HSP: gifts and challenges

    2 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, April 18, 2015 11:00 AM

    Empathy and the HSP: gifts and challenges

    1 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, May 2, 2015 1:30 PM

    Dealing with strong (HSP) feelings: learning to respond instead of react

    2 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, May 16, 2015 11:00 AM

    Dealing with strong (HSP) feelings: learning to respond instead of react

    3 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, June 6, 2015 1:30 PM

    Coping with the stimulation of modern technology

    2 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, June 20, 2015 11:00 AM

    Coping with the stimulation of modern technology

    1 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, July 11, 2015 1:30 PM

    Self-acceptance - or "how we came to love being an HSP."

    2 HSPs attending
  • Saturday, July 18, 2015 11:00 AM

    Perfectionism. “Does it help or hinder your HSP.

    2 HSPs attending
 
Founded Nov 7, 2008

Organizers:

Judy, Dave, Terry Earhart, Warren
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I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

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