Kathleen Howard, M.B.A., M.Ed. is certified as a MBTI(R) Master Practitioner who has used the Myers Briggs Type Indicator(R) with thousands of people since 1997.
Q: What is the MBTI?
A: The Myers Briggs Type Indicator is a
well-researched and valid assessment tool that helps in understanding how we
can be so similar to others yet so different in our styles of communicating,
working and playing. Its creators, Isabel Myers and Katharine Briggs, used
Swiss Psychologist Carl Jung's theory of psychological types to develop the instrument.
The publisher of the Myers Briggs Type Indicator is the Consulting
Psychologists Press, Inc., whose literature states:
"The MBTI is the most widely-used personality
inventory in the world and gives practical assistance in organizational
development and training, career counseling, education ... and personal growth and
Q: How is the MBTI used?
A: The MBTI has helped tens of thousands of people
Identify their strengths
and celebrate who they are
Pinpoint areas of potential
improvement to strengthen their search for excellence
Identify their preferences
of how to interact with others, make decisions and gather information for
Understand and better deal
with others' differing styles.
Q: What does this mean for me?
A: The information the MBTI provides about your personal styles of decision making, gathering information for those decisions and interacting with the world around you is a great stepping stone to improving your skills at leadership, teamwork, time management, stress management, career hunting or enrichment, conflict resolution, communication and much more.
Q: Who can use the MBTI?
A: It is designed to be taken by adults and students
(fourteen and up). Only individuals who pass a qualifying process governed by
the publisher of the MBTI can legally administer the instrument and counsel
individuals on their results. To effectively and ethically administer the MBTI,
one should also take an extensive course of training.
Kathleen Howard, President of Human Development Associates, has successfully completed this course,
earned a perfect score on the international qualifying exam and continues her training
with many hours of training annually. Kathleen is certified as a MBTI Master
Practitioner and has used the Myers Briggs Type Indicator with
thousands of people since 1997. Ms. Howard currently serves as a Board Member and immediate Past President for the Association for Psychological Type's
eChapter, which provides on-line training and webinars in MBTI and related concepts world wide.
Q: How can you take the Myers Briggs Type Indicator?
HDA provides the opportunity to take the MBTI on-line at a secured site. Do not be fooled by imitation assessments, which are often not reliable, valid or consistent. HDA subscribes to the official MBTI site and provides you with a private page to answer the true MBTI assessment at your leisure. Just begin the process. You may begin the process below or call or email HDA to discuss further.
For Organizations Exploring the MBTI
Please email us at hdasyracuse @ gmail.com or call 315.638.9686 for a no-cost discussion of how the MBTI may benefit you and/or what services may best meet your needs. Together we can design the approach that best works for your organization.
For Individuals Exploring the MBTI
If you have any questions that you wish to discuss before proceeding, please email us at
hdasyracuse @ gmail.com or call 315.638.9686 for a no-cost discussion
of how the MBTI may benefit you and/or what services may best meet your
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Using the Myers Briggs Type Indicator(R) for Personal Development
Take the MBTI(R) assessment online and receive a 90 minute personalized MBTI consultation with HDA President Kathleen Howard, M.B.A., M.Ed., MBTI Master Practitioner. Includes a packet of handout materials especially tailored to you and your MBTI results.
MBTI online followed by private 90 minute consultation: $150.00 per person
Using Myers Briggs Type Indicator(R) for Career Exploration
Take the MBTI(R) assessment online and receive the 10 page MBTICareer Report and a two hour personalized MBTI consultation with HDA President Kathleen Howard, M.B.A., M.Ed., MBTI Master Practitioner. Also includes a packet of handout materials especially tailored to you, your MBTI results and careers most suited to your personal preferences.
MBTI online, Career Report and two hour private consultation: $200.00 per person
HUMAN DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES Kathleen J. Howard, M.B.A., M.Ed., President P. O. BOX 563, BALDWINSVILLE, NY 13027 Call: 315-638-9686 Email: Send email to hdasyracuse @ gmail.com LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/kathyhoward Copyright 2002 - 2012 Kathleen J. Howard All Rights Reserved
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