It’s not unusual for those with heightened psychic abilities to be empaths. If you can feel or sense the emotions of others, empathy is a gift, though at times it can seem like a curse. If you’re an empath, you understand how draining it can be when you find yourself in emotionally charged situations. You may feel other people’s anger, sadness, and pain, and as a result, you may feel stifled and overwhelmed. Since holidays tend to be emotional affairs, you may be particularly miserable during this time of the year. Read on for some advice on how to cope.