ISTJ

Myers Briggs and Mental Illness

Personality Type and Mental Illness - Part 4 - The Guardians

Today we get to talk about our last group of personalities - the guardians. How are the SJs affected by mental illness? The guardians make up the largest percentage of our population - roughly 40-45% according to personality expert David Kiersey. They are known for their responsible, hard-working…


Dog Breed MBTI

Here's Which Dog Breed You Are, Based On Your Personality Type

After studying mental illness and personality disorders for the last few weeks, I was in the mood for something more lighthearted. I've made fun of the 'what type of dog are you?' tests before, but I still felt the urge to explore this theme. Part of the reason I felt a desire to explore dogs and…


MBTI Pet Peeves

How to Annoy Any Myers Briggs® Type

We all have those little things that irritate us to no end, no matter how minor they may seem. Does type have any part to play in this? With a little research and some lurking through forums, I was able to come up with this list. Technically, I think a lot of these things would annoy just about…


What Type of Sensor Are You? The Difference Between Extraverted and Introverted Sensing

How do you take in the world around you? Do you notice brilliant colors and sounds and smells? Do you regard the past with reverie and wonder? The world of sensing is a beautiful and captivating thing. If you're a sensor, you have a heightened awareness of the concrete world around you. Concrete…


The Childhood Struggles of Every Myers Briggs® Type

Did you ever feel misunderstood as a kid? Like once, or maybe constantly, people just didn't "get you"? Unless you're raised in a family of people who are very similar to you (and even that can create some issues) you're likely to be misunderstood at one point or another, or often. Everyone feels…