Is it black or transparent ? If it was me, I would cut all cords and ground and protect myself. I'm surrounding you with love and light.
When empaths shield, it does not keep all out. it just filters. Part of our condition is that we perceive more than most can. Empaths usually learn to shield to keep the noise level down so that they can function in life. When I put a shield on someone, its to keep the negative out not the positive.