How INFPs Can Stop Blaming Themselves for Everything

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on July 09, 2020

INFPs, the compassionate, idealistic, “healers” of the Myers and Briggs personality system, have many positive traits that make us great friends, employees, and colleagues. We’re good at tuning into others’ feelings and putting ourselves in their shoes. We pick up on subtle cues others miss, and we’re creative and imaginative. 

What To Do When You’re an Intuitive Who Doesn’t Trust Your Instincts

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on June 18, 2020

Regardless of personality type, we all have a sixth sense that makes us do, feel or say something that we already know. It might be a physical sensation, like sweaty hands or a knot in the stomach that alerts us to some kind of danger. Or it might be a deep conviction that something is ‘right’, even if we’re not sure why it’s right or what led us to that conclusion. 

Body Language Tips for Introverts: Changing Your Body Language Can Change Your Life!

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on June 17, 2020

How often have you heard someone say that body language makes up 90 percent of communication? The number may or may not be true, but we definitely know that our words are only one avenue of communication. Body language conveys information about thoughts, perceptions, moods, and emotions, which other people pick up on either consciously or subconsciously.

8 Powerful Ways That Feelers Can Become More Assertive

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on May 26, 2020

Some of the best qualities of Feeler personalities -- the “Fs” of the Myers and Briggs personality system -- are their kindness, empathy, and their ability to think about others. Feeling personalities follow their instincts and trust their emotions to guide them in their professional and personal lives. That’s one of the reasons why they have such beautiful, lasting relationships.

Categories: INFJ, INFP, ENFP, ENFJ, ISFJ, ISFP, ESFP, ESFJ

7 Tips for Making it as an Introvert in the Teaching Profession

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on March 11, 2020

Teaching is an attractive profession for people who prize learning, and for those who like to help others grow and advance. The best teachers have a passion for their topics and truly enjoy passing their knowledge on to eager students. They even embrace the challenge of trying to reach underachieving students, believing that all young people have innate abilities and the potential to achieve.

How to Find Financial Bliss as an INFP

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on February 18, 2020

INFPs are dreamers and visionaries. They are led by their values in every area of their lives, including their finances. As an INFP, you probably like to dream about what it could be like to live a version of your life where you do not have to worry about money and can do what you truly love. It’s fun to dream about financial bliss and imagine a bright future. 

Category: INFP

How to Find Love as an Introvert Who Hates Dating

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on February 11, 2020

The dating scene is never easy. But it’s particularly hard if you’re an introverted personality type.  For those who score an “I” preference according to Myers and Briggs, then the thought of going out and meeting up with multiple strangers for dates can be excruciatingly painful.

7 Reasons Why INFPs Make the Best Entrepreneurs

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on January 28, 2020

Whatever your personality type, you’re probably surprised to see Introverts—especially Introverted Perceivers—suggested as not just entrepreneurs, but the best entrepreneurs. And if you are an INFP, you may be shocked to see yourself in this position, unless you’ve already discovered you have what it takes to fly solo and have gone out on your own.

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