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Looking for Demons

By |2019-08-24T13:21:21+00:00August 24th, 2019|Categories: General Enneagram|

For a long time now, I have been obsessed with trying to understand the relationship between Evagrius’s ancient demons (catalogued by him as eight logisimoi: Anger, Pride, Vainglory, Sadness, Avarice, Gluttony, Lust, and Acedia) and the passions of the modern Enneagram (arranged on the Enneagram [...]

Essence and the Enneagram, Revisited: A Reply to Mario Sikora’s “Endless Forms Most Beautiful”

By |2019-07-22T05:11:05+00:00March 13th, 2018|Categories: From Nine Points Magazine, General Enneagram|

Kristin Arthur, PhD In New England, there is a joke about a stranger asking a farmer for directions back to the city. The old farmer thinks about it for a moment and then shakes his head saying, “You can’t get there from here”. It’s funny [...]

Stabilizing Presence: Using Embodied Spiritual Inquiry and Enneagram Attachment Narratives to Recognize and Integrate Spiritual Experience

By |2019-07-06T00:43:57+00:00July 28th, 2011|Categories: 2011 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] This experiential workshop explores the meaning of participatory spirituality. To participate in a spiritual experience is to be in relationship with Presence. However, recognizing, integrating, and sustaining this relationship becomes problematic as the spiritual experience is reinterpreted by the personality type structure. We [...]

The Nature of Love: Understanding the Enneagram Types as Nine Expressions of Attachment

By |2019-07-05T23:46:01+00:00October 26th, 2010|Categories: 2010 IEA Enneagram Journal|

Abstract: This study examined the validity of an integrated typology that combines the nine Enneagram types with the four attachment styles. Attachment styles are derived from research on attachment theory, a theory of human development that focuses on how infants and adults establish, monitor and [...]

Enneagram-Based Marriage and Family Therapy

By |2019-05-07T11:33:26+00:00August 6th, 2004|Categories: 2004 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] This session will introduce a model of marriage and family therapy derived from an integration of the Enneagram and Attachment Theory. An infant develops an attention style (personality) in order to maintain an attachment bond with its caregiver. In Enneagram-Based Marriage and Family [...]