Highly Sensitive Person

Everybody has moments where noise can be (very) annoying. A car alarm blaring in the street, the neighbor drilling at 9 in the morning or a screaming child playing outside. However, for approximately 15-20% of the world’s population, sound is more than an annoyance. These people are highly sensitive. For HSP’s (highly sensitive person) any noise can lead to overstimulation. Overstimulation can lead to restlessness, fear and sometimes even unwanted behavior. Lack in concentration, fleeing from a meeting, panic attacks, anger…

Here, we place articles explaining what effects being oversensitive to sound can have on people and how to deal with being a highly sensitive person. If you have anything to add or just want to drop us a line, please don’t hesitate to contact us!