Enneagram Parenting: DON’T Type Your Kids, DO This Instead…

One of the most frequent questions I’m asked by coaching clients, people in Enneagram Groups I lead, and on social media is how to use the Enneagram in parenting. I’m a parent myself and have wondered many times, “Is there a way to use the Enneagram to somehow NOT screw up my kids?” The answer … More Enneagram Parenting: DON’T Type Your Kids, DO This Instead…

The Emotional Movement of Each Enneagram Type

“Emotional intelligence is the ability to sense, understand, and effectively apply the power and acumen of emotions as a source of human energy, information, connection, and influence.”  — Robert K. Cooper. Ph.D. “It is very important to understand that emotional intelligence is not the opposite of intelligence, it is not the triumph of heart over … More The Emotional Movement of Each Enneagram Type

Sexual/One-On-One Type Four: Maria Bowler & Melissa Joy Livermore

Happy Monday! Today, we will continue our investigation into subtypes and look at the Sexual or One-On-One Type Four. I’m excited to have Sx Fours Melissa Joy Livermore and Maria Bowler (she, half of the hilarious Enneadog duo on Twitter) on the Enneagram Paths blog, sharing with us about their unique experiences as this subtype. Beatrice Chestnut in her … More Sexual/One-On-One Type Four: Maria Bowler & Melissa Joy Livermore

Self-Preservation Four: Sharalee Roberts, Justin Brown & Kelly Craig

A friend of mine was recently struggling to define her Four subtype, waffling between being a Social (So) Type Four or a Sexual (Sx) Type Four. I found that even though I have a pretty good grasp on what the subtypes are in general, I was no help with the nuances of each and every number. Enter you amazing … More Self-Preservation Four: Sharalee Roberts, Justin Brown & Kelly Craig