Are You Highly Sensitive?

Highly sensitive people aren't common, but they do enrich the lives of everyone they meet. Are you a highly sensitive person? Take these 10 quiz questions and find out!

Question 1/10
Are you easily affected by other people's moods?

Question 2/10
How often do you find yourself running late?

Question 3/10
How do you like to spend your free time?
By myself
With my family
In the great outdoors
At a bar or cafe

Question 4/10
When you're hungry, you tend to get very....
Angry, watch out!
Shaky and nervous.
There's no difference.

Question 5/10
You're visiting a new city. What's the first thing you do?
Check into the hotel to relax.
Check out a local art gallery.
Hit up a restaurant.
Grab some coffee.

Question 6/10
When things become overwhelming, you almost always...
Make a joke to ease the tension.
Go home and retreat.
Become flustered and anxious.

Question 7/10
When you can’t meet in person, how do you and your friends prefer to stay in touch?
Talking on the phone

Question 8/10
How do you make a big decision?
I go with my head.
I go with my heart.
I ask several people for advice.

Question 9/10
Do you cry rather easily and usually feel better afterwards?

Question 10/10
Choose a dessert:
Chocolate cake
Sugar cookies
Ice cream sundae
None of these
You are definitely a highly sensitive person! You have the ability to feel things far more deeply than other people. You process everything on a deep level and tend to be extremely intuitive. You can often sense the emotions of others, often going so far as to feeling their pain. With your unique sensitivity, you can be very susceptible to stress and easily become overwhelmed in noisy or chaotic environments.

You Are Highly Sensitive!
You have some highly sensitive traits! You're the type of person who feels things very deeply, so much so, that you can be sensitive to sights, sounds, smells, and activity. Though you're not 100% highly sensitive, you tend to prefer quiet and calm places and often choose the comforts of home over going out on the town. You work well in team environments, but still prefer to work on your own.

You Have Some Highly Sensitive Traits!
Based on the results of this quiz, you are not a highly sensitive person! Though you may be deeply empathetic, you aren't sensitive to sights, sounds, smells, or other external factors. In fact, you often thrive in what others might consider to be chaotic or high stress situations!

You Are Not Highly Sensitive!