Women’s Health Magazine: The Surprising Secret to Success


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Summary of Article

Many of us want to try to control all of the details of our lives. We have been told from a young age that we must strive and work hard to create our own success. While we are the creators of our attitudes, there is difference between forcing and over-efforting to achieve success versus surrendering at the proper moments to achieve success. To force and push to “make things happen” can actually zap our happiness and steal our joy. This often leads to competitiveness among friends and colleagues, days filled with judgment and feelings of unworthiness. There are much easier ways to succeed in life and it begins with surrendering.

In this article for Women’s Health Magazine, based on my book The Power of Surrender, I share four key ways to surrender throughout your day to regain greater joy, love, and abundance in all aspects of your life.

Read the full article on Women’s Magazine here.


Judith Orloff, MD is the New York Times bestselling author of The Empath’s Survival Guide: Life Strategies for Sensitive People. Her companion book Thriving as an Empath offers daily self-care tools for sensitive people along with The Empath’s Empowerment Journal. Dr. Orloff is a psychiatrist, an empath, and is on the UCLA Psychiatric Clinical Faculty. She blends the pearls of conventional medicine with cutting edge knowledge of intuition, empathy, energy medicine, and spirituality. Dr. Orloff specializes in treating empaths and highly sensitive people in her private practice and online internationally. Her work has been featured on The Today Show, CNN, Oprah Magazine, the New York Times and USA Today. Dr. Orloff has spoken at Google-LA, TEDx U.S. and TEDx Gateway Asia. Her other books are Emotional Freedom, The Power of Surrender, Second Sight, Positive Energy, and Guide to Intuitive Healing. More information about Dr. Orloff’s Empathy Training Programs for Businesses, The Empath Survival Guide Online Course and speaking schedule at www.drjudithorloff.com.

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