The ‘HSS’: High Sensation Seeking HSP

The topic of High Sensation Seeking is extremely important for those of us who are entrepreneurs in the business world and highly sensitive. With approximately 20% of HSP’s showing traits of HSS, they often crave novelty/adventure/thrill seeking experiences, disinhibition and a willingness to step outside societal parameters to seek sensation and may experience boredom easily.

For more detailed explanations by the experts, the following articles listed below highlight the HSS/HSP personality in much greater detail, including a high sensation seeking test that you can take on Dr. Elaine Aron’s website.


Guest post by Dr. Tracy Cooper: The Sensation Seeking Highly Sensitive Person

Dr Elaine Aron, Phd on High Sensation Seekers