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Assessing Sacred Energy

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Judith Orloff, M.D., knew the medical formula for breaking free of fatigue. But when she had her own energy crash, she had to find a deeper source. Use these exercises to be energized by calm fire.

This article appeared in our June 2004 issue. When I set out to write my new book, Positive Energy, I didn’t know that I myself was headed for an energy crash. Yet, there I was, a few months into the writing process, right before 9/11, when I was hit by a profound exhaustion that couldn’t be reversed with a good night’s sleep, a horrible leaden feeling deep in my being that lasted nearly a year. In an energy crash, your life force is sapped from your system. It follows bouts of intense busyness that over-amp and burn out your body. Mine didn’t happen overnight; it came from months of pushing beyond a chronic low-level fatigue. I’m a board-certified psychiatrist and a medical intuitive who teaches people to listen to their instincts and subtle energies (known as life force or qi). I was honored to be the first medical intuitive-M.D. to speak on these topics at the American Psychiatric Association. But I had a blind spot: As successful as I was at helping others, I ignored warnings about my own energy crisis. For five years, I’d been giving workshops around the country nearly nonstop. A new auth …

Judith Orloff, MD, is a New York Times best-selling author of the new book The Empath’s Survival Guide: Life Strategies for Sensitive People (Sounds True, April 2017). A member of the UCLA Psychiatric Clinical Faculty, she synthesizes the pearls of traditional medicine with cutting-edge knowledge of intuition and energy medicine, and spirituality. Dr. Orloff specializes in treating empaths in her private practice. drjudithorloff.com


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