A powerful tool for gaining deep self-knowledge and awareness


The Golden Personality Profiler at a Glance

  • Measures personality type, traits, temperament, and response to stress
  • 5 global scales
  • 40 facet scales
  • Insights on career and major selection, team, leadership, stress management, coaching tips, and personal development
  • 125 questions / 170 scored items
  • Advanced question/item format
  • Online admin only
  • 25-30 minutes to complete
  • Ages 16 years plus
  • Free support materials, guides, and technical manuals
  • Certification Level: B, online training available to meet qualification requirements

The Golden Personality Profiler's 5 Global Scales

  • Energy - Extraverting vs Introverting
  • Information - Sensing vs iNtuiting
  • Deciding - Thinking vs Feeling
  • Controlling - organiZing vs Adapting
  • Stressing - Tense vs Calm

The Golden Personality Profiler's 40 Facet Scales

  • Extravert/Introvert: Talkative, Socially Bold, Outgoing, Participative, Quiet, Reserved, Intimate, Reflective
  • Sensing/iNtuiting: Concrete, Practical, Conventional, Traditional, Abstract, Innovative, Visionary, Trend-setting
  • Thinking/Feeling: Rational, Autonomous, Analytic, Competitive, Empathetic, Compassionate, Warm, Nurturing
  • organiZing/Adapting: Planned, Reliable, Deliberate, Conforming, Open-Ended, Casual, Spontaneous, Non-conforming
  • Tense/Calm: Concerned, Unsure, Unsettled*, Unconstrained*, Optimistic, Confident, Resilient* & Regulated*

The Golden Personality Profiler Application Settings

  • Career and educational planning
  • Personal development
  • Teambuilding
  • Coaching
  • Counseling
  • Management/leadership development

The answers to life's most important questions and challenges are formed, first and foremost, by having accurate self-insights. Administered worldwide by schools and organizations in all industries, the Golden Personality Profiler is the most in-depth personality assessments available. Golden's unique model powered by Jung's psychological type, Thurston's five factor model, Allport's trait theory, Hippocrates temperament theory and Selye's stress theory, offers deep insight into one's personality, as well as affords the ability to understand others better, making the Golden the perfect tool to guide you or your clients to better answers and solutions for life's most pressing challenges.


Who should take the Golden Personality Profiler?

High school students, college students, coaching clients, employees, team members, managers, leaders, spouses, parents.

Who administers the Golden Personality Profiler?

Counselors, teachers, professors, coaches, trainers, therapists, recruiters, ministers, managers, leaders.

How much does the Golden Personality Profiler cost?

Prices charged depend on how and by whom it is purchased. Purchased individually, the survey, report and guidebook are $29.95. When purchased by administrators for use with their clients the cost is determined by the number of administration credits purchased. The more ordered, the lower the cost. Learn more >>


The Golden Personality Profiler Report Includes

Easy to interpret pages
In-depth personality profile portraits
Advanced type predictions reporting scoring
Temperament portraits
Career and educational major suggestions
Stress portraits and management suggestions
Cardinal and central trait at a glance
Coaching tips and suggestions
Two report options to choose from -
• • Talent Management report Sample Report >>
• • Self Development report Sample Report >>
Additional report options -
• • Golden Team report Sample Team Report >>
• • Person2Person report Sample Person2Person Report >>

Development of the Golden Personality Profiler

The Golden Personality Profiler has a long and rich history spanning two generations of psychologists. 1960s the Rev. Dr. Edward S. Golden played an integral role pioneering and popularizing the use and research/development of other global recognized personality assessments and later funded and supported validation research. Building upon that base and following in his father's footsteps Dr. John Patrick Golden assumed leadership of the family business Golden LLC in 1995. Tailored to meet the growing assessment needs of the secondary, higher education and personal development the newest version called the Golden Personality Profiler - GPP (survey and report - version 5.1) is published and administered online only by Golden LLC.

The Golden Personality Profiler is now published globally, available in 13 foreign languages.

The Golden Personality Profiler, version 4.0 is published by Golden LLC on its global website and platform with French, Dutch, US and UK English versions available, as well as available under license from Golden LLC with the world's premier assessments publishers.