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Psychology of Personality

  • Female leaders and male leaders

    Admit it honestly: do you not think that male leaders are more inclined to focus on the task, and female leaders — on a relationship? If this is so, then you are far from being alone: ​​gender (that is, sex-role) stereotypes about the leadership style of men and women are very widespread. I...

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  • How to become a leader?

    A leader cannot be such anytime, anywhere. He can show his leadership qualities only in a suitable situation. For example, the head of an enterprise can act very successfully in some situations and fail in others. Consider the example of Steve Jobs, at the age of 21, who founded the legendary App...

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  • How to break an awkward silence

    A fun company or a romantic date & hellip; and then suddenly everyone was silent. Try to offer everyone to reflect on one of the banal, numerous, but interesting topics. For example, « what would I spend (a) a million », « What would happen if people became immortal », &la...

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  • Psychodiagnostics of personality traits

    Psychological testing Psychological testing — this is a study of certain psychological qualities and personality traits through the use of psychological tests. Psychological testing is usually used to optimize training and education, in the selection for work, in psychotherapy, psychological...

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  • Character accentuation

    Character a set of stable individual characteristics of a person’s personality, his " temper ", manifested in activity, communication, behavior, as well as in his manners, habits, mindset and the circle of emotional life inherent in him. In German psychology of the first half of the 20th ...

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  • Temperament

    Temperament Every person is born with a certain set of biological characteristics of his personality, manifested in temperament. Significant differences in the behavior of people, due to the properties of their temperaments, are even among blood brothers and sisters, twins living side by side. Tem...

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  • Emotional states

    Emotional processes According to the impact on human life, emotions can be divided into two groups: stenic — life-enhancing and asthenic — lowering them. An emotional state in which stenic or asthenic emotions predominate can occur in a person in any kind of his activity and become hi...

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  • Achievement motivation

    Motivation (motivation) — these are active states of brain structures, or systemically organized excitations of the central nervous system, inducing higher animals and humans to perform actions (acts of behavior) aimed at satisfying their needs. Brief historical background Studies of achievem...

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  • Essence of character. Classification.

    The overall quality of the personality and the totality of its peculiar traits — this is character. A person interacting with the environment in his activity forms and manifests various individual psychological characteristics. Some of these features are too insignificant to talk about them,...

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  • Socionic types

    So, socionics divides people into 16 types. In each there is one manifestation of each of the 4 characteristics of Jung. The typology has dual type names — the first is simply made up of options for characteristics (for example, an intuitive-logical extrovert); second (this Augustinavichyu...

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  • Socionics - the basics

    Carl Gustav Jung, basing himself, like all clinical psychiatrists at that time, mainly on practical counseling, revealed characteristics that, in his opinion, are decisive in a person’s personality and behavior. Thinking about the interaction of a person with the world around him, with the informat...

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  • Be happy

    Recent studies of doctors involved in the study of the human brain have shown that happiness & ndash; it is by no means a mythical thing that cannot be physically felt, but a very real, measurable substance that exists in conjunction with depression. And the impression of endless insoluble problems...

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  • Subconscious work

    Why is the life of one person overshadowed by sorrow and another person shining in the sun? Why does one person have & ndash; wealth and respect, while his neighbor suffers poverty and deprivation? Why does one suffer from uncertainty and fear, while the other looks with confidence to the future...

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  • Psychological protection

    In life, there are always people who feel good when others are ill. And, as a rule, these people have some kind of internal sense, how and what to humiliate a person, to hit in the most unprotected place. Inner cowardice usually does not allow you to do this alone, and usually these people humilia...

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  • The use of socionics

    Determining the socionic type The most popular way to determine the socionic type is still considered to be the revised test of Isabella Myers-Briggs from the C. G. Jung Institute in Zurich to determine psychological types according to Jung typology. It consists of 4 blocks (corresponding to the fo...

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  • Depression

    Depression & ndash; it is a painful state of anguish, depression, hopeless despair. Often, people who are depressed feel themselves devastated and lack energy. How to distinguish depression from bad mood »? There is a so-called depressive triad, the presence of which indicates this conditi...

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  • Personality and Temperament

    Temperament is the individual characteristics of a person that determine the dynamics of his mental processes and behavior. Under the dynamics understand the pace, rhythm, duration, intensity of mental processes, in particular emotional processes, as well as some external features of human behavio...

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  • The structure of mental personality traits

    The following components of the personality structure (its substructures) can be distinguished as relatively independent components: 1) dynamics her mental processes are temperament; 2) mental abilities of the individual, in certain types of activities - abilities; 3) the orientation of the indi...

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  • Development of the psyche

    The emergence and development of the human psyche is one of the most difficult problems that have ever faced studies seeking to comprehend the laws of nature. Scientists of the materialistic direction explain the emergence of the psyche by the long development of matter. Studying the nature of m...

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  • Shyness

    Studies show that almost half of young people suffer from shyness, and between the ages of 12 and 14, 50% of boys are shy. An adult who failed to overcome excessive shyness, as a rule, earns less and does not occupy positions of responsibility. He is more difficult to change jobs and harder family...

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  • Fear of change

    Let's start with our recent example: Quite unexpectedly, I was invited to a television program in Moscow. It seems that there is time and opportunity. There were just plans to go to the sea with a girl. There is time, just need to change tickets, catch an unexpected chance and agree. A couple of ...

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  • Intuition is your best friend on the road to success.

    Consider a rather delicate subject. How much has been written and said more about intuition. How many disputes and discussions, was, is, and will be about this. And each person, by virtue of his knowledge of the world around him, perceives intuition in his own way. But today we will not consider...

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