2 -Trust Your Intuition
Learn to TRUST YOURSELF.
If you get a feeling that this particular person isn’t trustworthy; trust your feelings.
Many of us Empaths give people the benefit of the doubt. We make excuses for their bad behaviors. But in doing that — we only reaffirm to these people that they can walk over us and our boundaries.
If you get the feeling a person is a rat or a snake, then keep them out of your life.