The INTP Cognitive Function Stack
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The INTP Cognitive Function Stack

Have you ever heard the term “cognitive function” and wondered what it meant? When it comes to personality type, each of us have a “cognitive function stack.” This stack tells us which mental processes we prioritize, which we prefer, and which come more naturally to us (or least naturally). Your Myers-Briggs® personality type ultimately gives…

Extroverted Cognitive Functions Versus Introverted Cognitive Functions
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Extroverted Cognitive Functions Versus Introverted Cognitive Functions

Let’s get real nerdy. Cognitive function level nerdy. When first describing type, Carl Jung coined the terms Objective and Subjective to distinguish between extroversion and introversion. “Introverted and extroverted types. When we consider the course of human life, we see how the fate of one individual is determined more by the objects of his interest,…

The Cognitive Functions – What Are They?
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The Cognitive Functions – What Are They?

When it comes to your Myers-Briggs® personality type, we tend to explain the terms in a very clinical, cold sense. Today I wanted to use more imagery to describe the cognitive functions. I wanted to describe them at their best, in a way that (hopefully) will create a picture in people’s minds of what they…

An Introduction to the Cognitive Functions in Myers-Briggs® Theory
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An Introduction to the Cognitive Functions in Myers-Briggs® Theory

Here at Psychology Junkie, I spend a LOT of time talking about the cognitive functions, and I realized just recently that I don’t have a post that really goes into each of those functions very clearly. That’s about to change as of today! There are so many misconceptions about the cognitive functions, and they can…