Left or right brain hemisphere dominant?

During som presentations and workshops we often use this picture to determine which brain hemisphere is dominant. The left brain hemisphere refers to analytical and rational thinking. On the other hand, the right hemisphere refers to creative thinking.

If you see the dancer rotating clockwise in the case the left hemisphere is dominant, if you see her dancing anticlockwise, then your right hemisphere is dominant. However, some people are able to see her rotating both sides…. Why don’t you try it out?


The following Myers Briggs Type Indicator letters are related to a dominant left hemisphere: E S T J.

The letters: I N F P are related to a dominant right hemisphere.

People with the ESTJ profile should have the most problems with switching the rotation. Is this true?