Foundations of the Enneagram Personality Types
with Carole Whittaker, PhD
This class provides a thorough groundwork for understanding and utilizing the Enneagram Personality system. Ennea is Greek for "9" and the Enneagram describes nine personality types; how we develop ingrained patterns of behavior from the standpoint of where our attention goes and what drives our thoughts, actions and feelings. It is the "why" behind the "what" of our behavior. It reveals the blind spots we often project on other people and works with identifying our habit of emotion(passion), our habit of attention(mental fixation), avoidances, characteristics and defense mechanisms that hold the type in place.
We examine the relationship between the personality self and the inner/core self with its permanent essential qualities of the life force(the Virtues) and of being itself(the Holy Ideas). It also provides and overview/introduction of the paths and practices that lead toward integration.
Methods include teaching, exercises and brief panel interviews with class participants. The Essential Enneagram by Dr. David Daniels is used to assist participants to identify their own Enneagram personality type. This basic course is highly recommended as preparation for all of the continuing Enneagram programs. The class is taught in a one day format.
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Have you attended this class before?
- Attend for free (not including class materials) if you bring a friend who is new to the Enneagram.
- Please call Diane Shevlin for your free registration at 480-367-1998.
Carole Whittaker, PhD, is an Enneagram Teacher in the Narrative Tradition certified through the Enneagram Professional Training Program with Helen Palmer and David Daniels. She is a member of the International Enneagram Association and the Enneagram Association in the Narrative Tradition and is a Professional Member of the Arizona Enneagram Association of which she is also co-founder and former member of the Board of Directors. Carole has been teaching the Enneagram since 1996 and has developed and coordinated the presentation of an extensive curriculum of Enneagram programs for helping students understand and
move beyond their personality type.
EVENT DETAILS | REGISTER TODAY
WHEN: Saturday, January 30, 2016
TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Paradise Valley United Methodist Church | Room H1
4455 E Lincoln Drive,
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
COST: $80 (Includes The Essential Enneagram and class materials)
LUNCH: Please bring a sack lunch