Mental Mechanisms

An understanding of the Jungian Mental mechanisms can help you identify situations where things seem to go smoothly and effortlessly for you (when you are operating within your dominant nature) and other situations that pose more of a challenge to you (when you must operate outside of your dominant nature).

If you are not familiar with these mental mechanisms, you will want to view the short course on the History of the Personality Styles below.

Carl Jung's Mental Mechanisms and Social Emotional Learning (SEL)

Short Course on the History of the Personality Styles

Click on the links above to learn more about each pair of Mental Mechanisms.