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As an INFP – What are some of your biggest challenges or insights?

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INFP Articles

The INFP “Healer” Personality Type

“Authenticity” as a Decision-Maker

INFP vs INFJ: 5 Surprising Differences To Tell Them Apart

INFP Survey: 5 Things INFPs Wish They Had Known as Teens

Patterns and Causes of INFP Wounding

The Genius of INF Types – Sharing Their Greatest Gifts with the World

Developing Exploration for INFPs and INTPs

Embracing Your INFP Personality Type

The INFP In The Enneagram

The Misalignment that Comes from Pursuing the Wrong Personality Type

INFP Podcasts

PODCAST: INFP Personality Type Advice


PHQ | QUESTIONS: Introverted Feeling vs Introverted Thinking

Healthy Introvert Personality Types (Part 1): ISTP, ISFP, INTP, INFP

PHQ | QUESTIONS: INFP Mistyping As Other Types

PHQ | QUESTIONS: Are FP Types Ever Bad Guys In Movies

3 Styles Of Cognitive Function Loops (Part 1)

Developing Intuition As A Co-Pilot (INxP & ENxJ Types)

Getting Needs Met At Every Maslow Level

Extraverted Feeling vs Introverted Feeling

Your Personality 3-Year-Old Inferior Cognitive Function (Part 1)

INFP Personality Type Secret

Resources For INFPs by INFPs

In a recent survey, we asked all INFPs in our mailing list a question:

What 3 books/movies/courses/events have most impacted your life?

They responded with almost 400 items they have found influential to their growth and development.

We cannot share all of them here, but I would like to share the ones that received more than one vote.

Disclosure: Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links, and at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you decide to make a purchase. These are resources that have not been vetted by the Personality Hacker team, so we cannot vouch for their content or value.

Influential Books (in order of frequency):

  1. The Holy Bible
  2. Please Understand Me by David Keirsey
  3. Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
  4. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain
  5. Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkein
  6. Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo
  7. The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron
  8. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  9. The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are by Brene Brown
  10. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
  11. The Power of NOW: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle
  12. The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  13. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  14. The Myth of Sisyphus by Albert Camus
  15. Awaken the Giant Within by Anthony Robbins
  16. Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  17. Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
  18. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  19. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  20. The Celestine Prophecy: An Adventure by James Redfield
  21. The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
  22. 1984 by George Orwell
  23. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  24. 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey

Influential Movies (in order of frequency):

  1. Amelie
  2. Lord of the Rings trilogy
  3. Star Wars
  4. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  5. Star Trek
  6. Romeo + Juliet
  7. Secret Life of Walter Mitty
  8. Les Miserables
  9. The Graduate
  10. Harold and Maude
  11. What the Bleep Do We Know!?
  12. The Truman Show

Influential Topics

1. Myers-Briggs
2. Enneagram
3. Practicing religion, studying spirituality
4. Studying language
5. Art
6. Film
7. Being creative
8. Studying social issues
9. Psychology
10. Sociology