Dandelions, Tulips, and Orchids

According to empirical studies and recent theories, people differ substantially in their reactivity or sensitivity to environmental influences with some being generally more affected than others. More sensitive individuals have been described as orchids and less-sensitive ones as dandelions. Although our analysis supports the existence of highly sensitive or responsive individuals (i.e. orchids), the story … Continue reading Dandelions, Tulips, and Orchids