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empath entertRainment

empath entertRainment

By Rachael Shaffer
An upbeat exploration of all things performance and empath. If you're interested in laughing to deal with the sometimes heavy and dark path of an empath and artist, this is the podcast for you!
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episode 13: Are you waiting for permission? This is it!
What do you need to have happen to start living, write that book, initiate that creative project, taking stellar care of your, or whatever it is you're waiting for. What's the sign that you're waiting for? Let this be it! We're out here waiting to receive your gifts and skills. You are good enough NOW!
April 1, 2021
episode 12: How you measure your value matters. YOU matter!
In this one, we're looking at our associations with self-worth. Are you working hard to earn your place on the planet too? How's that working out for you? I'm getting tired. Let's update how we measure our value!
March 17, 2021
episode 11: A Different Perspective on Energy Vampires
I had a request to talk about energy vampires, and I have my fair share of experience dealing with them. I've also taken on a new perspective around managing this dynamic. Listen until then end to flip the fear mongering on its head and let me know what you think!
February 27, 2021
episode 10: Rest Doesn't Restore You When It's Your Soul That's Tired.
Many of us are feeling exhaustion that doesn't respond to rest or relaxation. I believe this is a fatigue of the soul that is longing for inspiration, connection, and laughter. The body needs rest, but the soul needs hope and growth.
February 6, 2021
episode 9: How Can Impermanence Bring Us Hope in Life's Darker Times?
Are you walking through a dark time or trial in life? How can the concept that all things come to an end help us get through the hardships in life. In a moment's notice, everything could change for the better.
January 30, 2021
episode 8: Is Your Sense of Compassion Incomplete? Balancing Boundaries and Empathy
This week, we're talking about what happens when we get compassion fatigue because we don't include ourselves in the equation. What might bring balance?
November 20, 2020
episode 7: Energy Dynamics for Guidance | Your Body as a Divination Tool
This week, we're exploring how listening to our bodies can many times give us the answers and certainty we're seeking. Your body is talking! Can you discern what it's telling you? Resonance is key on the spiritual path of alchemy and manifestation. Check out more about my work at!
November 11, 2020
episode 6: When Distance Feels Like Home in Intimate Relationships
How many empaths, HSPs, artists, and intuitives can relate? This has been my experience, and it's nice to know we're not alone in our isolating. ;) Space can feel safe, even comfy to an easily overstimulated system. So, how can we navigate intimacy with this tendency? Let's explore!
November 7, 2020
episode 5: When the Person You Became Meets the Person You Could Have Been
We're looking at positive and negative shadow archetypes that show up outside of us, triggering an internal response from us. How can we use these experiences to heal, grow, and transform in the self-actualization process?
October 30, 2020
episode 4: Therapeutic vs. Artistic Performance | Updating Your Idea of Self-Care
Talking about my overindulgent past in performance and the lessons I learned about creative discipline, as well as the healing and manifesting potential of expression and performance. Also, I address the idea of creating moments of self-care that make an impact on your wellness.
October 22, 2020
episode 3: Creating Inner Harmony with Archetypes
Let's talk inner harmony! Our self-identity informs how we show up in the world and dictates our behavior more than any other influence. Working with archetypes can support further integration, giving us more awareness and control as we close the gap of the shadow. This can be playful and fun! It sounds very deep and dark, I know, but it can be even more fun to play a dark character-- exploring our darkness is empowering.  And all of our moving parts have reactions to each other too. Can't we all just get along? 
October 15, 2020
episode 2: the Healing Journey Spiral, Navigating Sensitivity
Knowing that the healing path isn't a straight line helps take the pressure off when we revisit lessons and circumstances. Notice that, during the climb, you come back around the mountain to similar sights to reveal a new layer from a higher vantage point. Progress is key! Forget perfection.
October 11, 2020
episode 1: Entertainment + Entrainment = entertRainment
Nice to meet ya! My name is Rachael, and I'm so excited to share my experiences as an artistic, highly sensitive empath and the gems I've collected on my healing path. This episode is just to get to know me a bit and feel out the vibe -- the way empaths do. :)
October 8, 2020