Association for Psychological Type International

The Association for Psychological Type International (APTi), founded in 1979, is an international membership organization open to any individual interested in personality type. APTi Members come from a variety of backgrounds and professions including business and industry, organizational development, religion, education, psychotherapy, and counseling. Members seek to extend the development, research, applications and ethical use of type theory. APTi is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.

Check out APTi Bi-Annual Conference Information! 

Salt Lake City, UT -- July 18-20, 2017!

Let’s lead, connect, and grow in Type July 18-20 at the beautiful Marriott Downtown at City Creek in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Certifications and pre-conference workshops will be held on July 16 and 17.....

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Volume 40, Issue 3: The Bulletin of Psychological Type is pleased to publish an article by Pat Wyman M.A., LPC. Internationally recognized expert on the MBTI® and the Enneagram, Wyman is a retired therapist who specialized in deep emotional healing. She continues to present workshops on the combined use of the MBTI and the Enneagram.

I was first made aware of the challenges that women with Thinking preference and men with Feeling preference confront in our culture by the late Otto Kroeger many years ago. Otto was brilliant in his ability to maximize the benefits of the MBTI® by combining it with the attributes of Temperament. Because I have several women with Thinking preference in my family, his exploration of this topic made a lasting impression on me. When such women come into the public spotlight, as Hillary Clinton has during the 2016 election cycle in the US, I can hear his voice decrying the rough road of a Thinking female...........................

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