Are INTP and INFJ Personalities Really the Golden Pair?

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on March 30, 2022

People seem to elevate certain pairings as ideal when it comes to the 16 personality types. One of these iconic match-ups is the INTP and INFJ, a combination that has been touted as ultra-compatible and bound for happiness. Some go so far as to describe this combination as the "Golden Pair," destined to be both close friends and a romance of the ages.

Categories: INFJ, INTP

ISFJ vs INFJ: How to Tell Them Apart

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on March 03, 2022

While it seems like two personality types with one different preference would be similar, the differences between them can be staggering. Looking at two similar types may help you realize the similarities you first thought reigned supreme aren’t as deep as you once thought. The ISFJ vs. the INFJ is a case in point: the two types share many commonalities but are different when broken down to their nuts and bolts. 

Categories: INFJ, ISFJ

What Personality Type is the Best Love Match for an INFJ this Valentine’s Day?

Idealistic and reserved, INFJ personalities usually seek harmonious and long-lasting romantic relationships. Still, as an INFJ myself, I can also attest we can be difficult to know, as we often go into our shells for fear of being hurt or betrayed by others. 

So, which personality type is the best love match for the sensitive, soulmate seeking INFJ? Read on to discover our best guesses.

But first, what constitutes a good match?

What You Need to Know About the INFJ Door Slam

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on January 27, 2022

INFJs are empathetic, patient listeners and loyal friends, but they may shut down when others push them too far. The Counselor personality has a cold, closed side, and it can be extremely hard to win them back as a friend when that relationship becomes strained. 

If you’re curious about what the infamous INFJ “door slam” is, read on. Here’s everything you need to know about this complex and misunderstood behavior. 

Category: INFJ

INFP vs INFJ: How to Tell These Personality Types Apart

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on November 16, 2021

Some personality types are hard to tell apart due to their similar preferences. One of the most common mix-ups happens with the INFP and the INFJ, and it isn’t unusual to find yourself unsure of which type you are since the likes and dislikes of these types overlap in so many ways. However, you don’t want to let these similarities fool you because they’re quite different once you break down each type’s traits. 

Categories: Myers Briggs, INFJ, INFP

6 Fictional Characters You'll Relate to if You're an INFJ

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on November 04, 2021

Caring, imaginative and reserved, INFJs often live more in their heads than in the actual outside world. Therefore, it’s no surprise these personalities feel strongly about fictional characters. As Introverted Intuitives, we enjoy the opportunity of exploring new ideas and possibilities inside our minds. Also, as many INFJs grow up feeling like the odd one out, we find both escapism and connection in the realm of fiction. 

Categories: Famous Types, INFJ

Best Introvert Quotes that are Really Relatable

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on October 31, 2021

If you prefer listening to talking, avoid large crowds, and refuel in solitude, you might be an Introvert. As an Introvert myself, I know it can be hard to stay true to your quieter nature when surrounded by Extraverts. Sound familiar? If you need a few words of Introvert wisdom to remind you how great you are, this article is for you. Here are the best Introvert quotes that’ll make you feel seen and appreciated.

Categories: INFJ, INFP, INTJ, INTP, ISTJ, ISTP, ISFJ, ISFP

Best Jobs for Introverts to Recharge Their Batteries

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on October 28, 2021

Introverts unite beneath a common banner: we need our alone time on the regular. Especially when it comes to our jobs, the way we approach and process our day can quickly affect every other aspect of our lives if it leaves us repeatedly stressed and drained.

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