Studies Link Social Anxiety To Empathetic Ability, High IQs, & Sentinel Intelligence

A few years ago, a series of studies came out in an attempt to sort of ‘debunk’ people who practice spirituality.  The study found that people who have a spiritual understanding of life tend to be more susceptible to mental health problems, addictions, and anxiety disorders.

Quite a few interesting links to studies in this article connecting social anxiety to empathic abilities. There is much I could say on my own experience with these things!