INFJ Cognitive Functions

INFJ Cognitive Functions

The average INFJ has stron
INFJ Cognitive Functions

INFJ Introverted iNtuition Flow Function

INFJs find incredible confidence in theories and ideas. To them, ideas are not just possibilities, but something real and meaningful. They feel positive when they can understand life and answer mysteries around them. They are inquisitive and curious and seek to explain the world by reflecting on it and figuring it out. This can sometimes lend to an overconfidence. You can be overly optimistic about the future and predict things to happen faster than they will. Be careful that this doesn’t lead to disappointment in the end.

INFJ Extroverted Feeling Inspirational Function

INFJs can be highly influenced by the feelings of other people. They are extremely passionate in their efforts to please and make the people around them happy. They want to help and support other people any way they can and almost consider helping other people to be their sacred mission in life. However, INFJs can feel unconfident in themselves and their ability to support other people. They can worry that they are not enough and that they won’t be able to help the people around them. This can put a lot of pressure on the INFJ personality type.

INFJ Introverted Thinking Control Function

If stress becomes too much to an INFJ, they may begin to detach from people and their feelings. In order to relax and calm down, they may separate themselves from their own feelings and values and look at a situation more critically. They may seek to approach life analytically in order to gain back some feeling of control or security. You want to understand how things work and can almost obsessively study technology, politics, psychology or science. Often, it makes you feel more relaxed to know what is going on and understanding how things work.

INFJ Extroverted Sensing Stress Function

INFJs can feel truly overwhelmed by the world around them. You can feel swarmed by tasks to do and stressed or nervous in busy, sprawling environments. You often prefer to stay detached and to avoid dealing with the real world. Often, you approach the world intellectually or think of ways to avoid going out or doing things for real. You can sometimes hide from the world and relationships if they start to feel too much to handle.

The Hero Code

Finding flow in your personality type