Portfolio Tag: psychology

Life is about becoming who you always were

I’ve always been interested in ideas about life, often based in psychology or philosophy. In my twenties, inspiring ideas were meaningful to work through problems or just to become more fulfilled. Besides cigarettes and cd’s, most of my money went to books. One of the most interesting psychotherapists I read about was Carl Gustav Jung. He…
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4 simple questions from Jung

One way to find out more about yourself is through personality testing. I’d like to introduce you to an interesting personality test, treated sceptically in academic research because not scientifically valid and not as complex as some other personality tests, but extremely widely used in personality testing and business management all over the world because of its…
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You probably think this article is about you

Emotions are useful. In fact, our feelings and thoughts want to be best friends. Emotions work together with our brain to let us know that “something is wrong”. The emotion you feel immediately after you sense that something’s wrong is called a primary (adequate) emotion. These emotions are healthy emotions and necessary to overcome difficulties…
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Each bird sings its own song

Emotions are closely linked to the brain and nervous system. If I’m walking down the street and someone suddenly jumps in front of me, I know I’m in trouble and I will feel I want to fight, freeze, or run away. Emotions can influence – and are influenced by – what you think, feel and…
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