Every person has three instincts (self-preservation, one-to-one and social), but one of these tends to be more central in our daily lives and relationships. This primary instinct determines our Enneagram subtype.
The three instinctual drives include:
These energies combine with the nine personality types to create 27 variations. At the intersection of archetype and biology, the study of subtypes holds the key to understanding our path in life and our role in the human community. How do we spend our time and energy in daily life? Who are the people who are most important to us? How are we invested in home, neighborhood, politics or religious activities? How do we express ourselves physically and emotionally? Many people have found that subtype differences can be more crucial than personality type issues in our relationships.
Through panels, presentations and small groups, we will explore the 27 instinctual subtypes, including:
If you don’t know your subtype, you will likely discover it during this core program. The format includes presentation and discussion, small groups, subtype panels in the Narrative Tradition, and somatic exercises.
Register by October 1 and save $50. Full-time students with ID currently enrolled in a school, college or university save $50. See pricing and register below. Or download a registration form to register by mail >
By October 1, 2014: Deposit refunded less $100 administrative fees
After October 1: Due to our site reservation commitments, deposit refunded less $150 administrative fees and any site costs incurred by late cancellation fees
Note: Ideally, Enneagram Intensive 2.0 is the best place to begin our Core Program. However, an introductory knowledge of the Enneagram is sufficient. Contact registrar >
To learn more, or for other registration questions, contact Barb Allgaier at 866-241-6162, ext. 1 (toll-free) or 303-697-9456 (from outside the U.S.)