Presentation on theme: "Erik Erikson was a psychologist that thought…"— Presentation transcript:
1 Erik Erikson was a psychologist that thought… A. Personality develops in the first 3 years of life.B. Personality continues to develop throughout the lifespan.C. The id, ego, and superego are the 3 main parts of our mind.D. Some people do not have a personality.
3 Myers-Briggs Inspired by Carl Jung’s psychological types Developed by Katherine Briggs and Isabel Myers in 1943Wanted to help people understand themselves and others
4 Extroversion or Introversion: source of energy Get energy from the “outer world”Like having people around them most of the timeSociable, enthusiasticAct quickly, sometimes without thinkingGet energy from the “inner world”Enjoy having a lot of time for quiet activities so they can concentrateThink things through carefully before making a decisionComfortable with a few close friends
5 Sensing or Intuition: how you perceive information Sensing (S)Intuition (N)Believes in information gained from the external worldLike to use facts, details, and examples to solve problemsMay distrust and ignore their inspirationsHave a regular way of doing thingsBelieve in the information from the internal worldRely on insights and imaginationEnjoy solving new complex problemsGood at seeing the big picturePrefer change
6 Thinking or Feeling: How a person processes information When making decisions, look at consistency and logic.When making a decision:Analyze pro’s and con’s.Be impersonal.Find basic truth rather than looking at the situation.Use emotions to make decisionsWhen making a decision:Weighing in points-of-view of people involved.Concerned with values and the people involved.Choosing whatever will establish harmony.
7 Judging or Perceiving: how a person implements information that has been processed Live in an organized, structured, planned wayHave life “under control”Like to make lists and keep on schedule*Does not mean that you are judgmental of othersFlexible, unstructured, and spontaneousLeave things open for last minute changesDislike deadlines, schedules, and may postpone tasks that need to be doneWhat teachers have you had that tend to be more judging than perceiving?
8 Myers-Briggs Inventory 4 letter combo + #’s under each letterParagraph summary of your type(4 sentences)5 possible careers that would fit your type5 famous personalities that have your same typeThe qualitative analysis of your type formula listed in 4 bullet pointsAnswer the questions below.