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Articles on self-analysis and personality tests that will help you know yourself better.

What Is Psychological Repression and How It Secretly Affects You and Your Health

By | 2018-03-12T21:18:10+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Psychological repression is a defense mechanism in which we unconsciously push away painful or traumatic memories, thoughts or desires. This also includes aggressive or sexual urges. We repress these unpleasant thoughts and memories so that we can lead a relatively normal life. Psychological repression is an unconscious act. If we consciously push distressing thoughts to [...]

Sensing vs Intuition: What Is the Difference and Which of the Two Do You Use?

By | 2018-03-05T20:21:13+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

There are two ways to look at any given situation or task: sensing vs intuition. You may have thought they were the same thing, but they’re not. The one you tend to rely on frames how you navigate life. Have you ever taken the Myers Briggs personality test? If you have, you’ve noticed how accurate [...]

What Is Psychological Splitting and How You May Be Using It without Even Knowing

By | 2018-02-15T23:14:07+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Psychological splitting is also known as all-or-nothing or black-and-white thinking. Psychological splitting is an unconscious process whereby a person tends to view themselves and their life in extremes. Everything is either good or bad, and there are no grey areas. Typically, psychological splitting is about having polarising beliefs. This is where a person will exclusively [...]

10 Signs of Mental Health Disorders That Look Like Little Quirks

By | 2018-02-08T15:10:17+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , |

Mental health disorders are more prevalent than you might think. Those little eccentricities that make you who you are could possibly be unhealthy. How can you tell if someone is suffering from a mental illness? If you ask most people this question, they might recall others talking to themselves or partaking of self-mutilation, and yes, [...]

What Does Dreaming of Someone Dying Mean? 8 Possible Interpretations

By | 2018-02-06T15:03:40+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Dreaming of someone dying can mean all kinds of things. Dreams regarding death can have many different connotations. However, many people believe that dreaming of someone dying is a bad omen. It could be a premonition of the person dying in real life. Death dreams usually signify an end to something, whether it is a [...]

What Is the Meaning of Life for You? Ask Yourself These 8 Questions to Find Out!

By | 2018-02-05T13:23:07+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

So, what is the meaning of life for you? Are you destined for greatness? Take time to figure this out for yourself and find fulfillment. I’m sure you’ve asked yourself about the meaning of life. Most adults have at some point. We ponder, we laugh, we cry, and we ask ourselves once more, What is [...]

10 Signs You Have Bottled Up Emotions (and How They Secretly Affect You)

By | 2018-02-03T20:40:41+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Bottled up emotions can affect your life in unexpected ways. For this reason, it’s important to recognize if you repressing your emotions too much. We all have moments where it is better to repress our emotions rather than articulate every single feeling we experience. Our society dictates that we should be strong and unemotional. But [...]

8 Signs of an Inferiority Complex Which Is Holding You Back in Life

By | 2018-01-21T16:00:32+00:00 January 21st, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Inferiority complex is incredibly common among the population. Could you be suffering from it without even knowing? Most of us can recall a time in our lives when we felt inferior, but if you constantly believe you are not good enough, you might have an inferiority complex. Certain psychologists believe that feeling inferior is actually [...]