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  1. Explaining the Third "Hidden Agenda" Function for MBTI 16 Types

    Myers Briggs Forum
    My attempt to help explain what the third function is and how it influences our personalities
  2. Meeting someone with same personality and hobbies as ex

    General Psychology
    I really just made this account to post this, so I apologize if I'm posting this in the wrong place, but recently I met someone who has the same exact personality as an ex-boyfriend I had years ago. Now, you are probably thinking, "A lot of people have similar personas? What are you getting all...
  3. Psychological tests and MBTI types

    Myers Briggs Forum
    Good evening! Do you find the correlation between your results in psychological tests and MBTI types? Please. Thank you!
  4. Can the Internet affects you psychologically?

    General Psychology
    I'm bored at home and i have a random thought to discuss with it here. Can the Internet affects you psychologically?
  5. There's a thin line to how society sees uniqueness.

    NT's Temperament Forum- The Intellects
    So hello. I was reading this book (e.g. The Girl Who Played With Fire. It's awesome!!). Its main protagonist, namely Lisbeth Salander, is considered different by society. By different I mean, her qualities or how she act is quite unique to what an average woman would. Despite all of these, she's...
  6. [INTP] Fiction Depersonalization Syndrome

    INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    Just found this while surfing through the interwebs. What do you guys think of this?
  7. What can change the nature of a man? (NF variant)

    NF's Temperament Forum- The Dreamers
    This is a mirror thread of this, and is inspired by the game Planescape: Torment, one of the greatest artistic and philosophical masterpieces in gaming to date. The title is true to the original form of the question, but I'd ask the same question here as I do in the sister NT mirror thread...
  8. What can change the nature of a man? (NT variant)

    NT's Temperament Forum- The Intellects
    The obvious answer is castration. However, I am not looking for obvious answers, and the question should in fact be reformulated to reflect that, such as "What can change the nature of a person?" As some of you might be aware as soon as you see the title, this is inspired by the game...
  9. [INFP] Psychological game for INFP'S (and anyone else who'd like to participate)

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    Okay, this is quite simple and you've might have seen this before but I'd like to try with you guys, very simple. question: What animal would you believe represents yourself? Or if that is too hard to answer, what animal would you be if you were another animal? question two: What color do...
  10. Personality Types better equipped to go trough physical and psychological torture?

    Myers Briggs Forum
    What are the types that will be able to deal better under a situation of high stress such as: -physical torture or physical abuse? -psychological torture or psychological abuse? What are the types that will be able to get over it faster and without suffering much from post-traumatic disorders...
  11. Dissertation Abstract: "The effect of the enneagram on psychological well-being..."

    Enneagram Personality Theory Forum
    Dissertation Abstract: "The effect of the enneagram on psychological well-being..." Introduction: The full title of this article is "The effect of the enneagram on psychological well-being and unconditional self-acceptance of young adults," a disseration paper by Jeanne Godin at Iowa State...
  12. [INTP] Provoking/Getting A Reaction

    INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    Do you purposely get our of your way to behave a certain way in order to see how people will react? To figure out what makes them tick? To provoke someone intentionally because it's amusing? In other words, do you enjoy messing with people's heads?
  13. psychological self-defense

    General Psychology
    Well, you can learn how to fight for your own physical protection, but what about your psychological side ? How do you find/recognise your weaknesses? How do you strengthen them? How do you recognise evil attempts ? should you like, just go outside in the wild, get hurt and learn from your...
  14. [INTJ] An INTJ Has A Reason For Everything - Psychological Issues

    INTJ Forum - The Scientists
    Okay, so I've decided to start my first new thread! Yippee! Okay, time to get serious again. I am an INTJ type 5w6. I suffer from severe anxiety and I used to go in and out of depression. I've been reading some different INTJ forums and never saw one about what made them that way. See, I have a...
  15. Are there any other psychological theories or anything else that explain intuitive?

    Myers Briggs Forum
    I fell in love with the mbti system when I first found out about because it explained why I was always labeled a "wierdo" by the general public. It also explained this philosophical/dreamlike mindset of mine by calling it intuitive. Soon I began to type people and learn to surround myself with...
  16. [INFP] Psychological projection

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    I was reading an interesting article on Psychological Projection on Wiki. I haven't finished reading it yet but I came across an interesting paragraph: ^ Do you think we INFPs do this and if so do you think we do this more than other types? Do you thinks it's because we have Fi (Introverted...
  17. what are the psychological reasons for wanting a family?

    General Psychology
    is that if a person has had a bad family life themselves they want their own family to make up for it???
  18. Ten Psychological Studies from 2009 Worth Know About

    General Psychology
    Ten Psychological Studies Worth Knowing About Several great psychology and neuroscience studies were published in 2009. Below I’ve chosen 10 that I think are among the most noteworthy, not just because they’re interesting, but useful as well. 1. If you have to choose between buying something...
  19. "Your Underwear Reveals your Psychological Health... and more!"

    General Psychology
    OK, we know the 'and more' part, but let's keep the underwear thread clean. The state of your underwear can be a measure of your self esteem. If you buy new boxers or splurge on really beautiful lingerie, it shows you feel good about yourself, even way down deep. If you never replace them and...
  20. Misconceptions over psychological conditions

    General Psychology
    Let's face it, it happens. Take last night for example in my case: I come home from work last night and my landlady reveals that she took it upon herself to snoop through my stuff (because she thinks my habit of saving up plastic bottles to bring to the recycle bin was abnormal (this is...