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Life… Energy… Growth: The Evolving Enneagram
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
July 31 – August 3, 2008
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Identifying and Understanding the 27 Enneagram Subtypes

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Through lecture, group discussion, and panels, this session will describe the distinct characteristics of the 27 Enneagram subtypes as articulated by Claudio Naranjo. While many studies of the subtypes focus on the generic nature of the three instinctual tendencies, self-preservation, social, and one-to-one, or the [...]

Mapping the Invisible Ennea-Patterns & Layers Between Individuals and Systems

By |2019-05-07T11:30:16+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Participants will work from both a case study and from direct experience. This is an interactive workshop going between individual learning and integration, practice, small group exploration, and large group learning harvests. First, all participate in a "warm up" in which they'll identify [...]

Couples’ Communication: How Type Differences Can be Used For More Enjoyment

By |2019-05-07T11:30:19+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Herb will demonstrate live how he works with couples and ways that any type combination can work together to have more fun, respect, compassion, and more satisfying communication. Even couples' conflicts can be used for personal development and relationship intimacy. He will also [...]

Unconventional Consulting: Paradigm-busting Tips and Tricks for Consulting with the Enneagram to Organizations and People

By |2019-05-07T11:30:29+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Far more compelling and consequential than the nine types, the Enneagram is a system which describes and prescribes personal and organizational change. The Enneagram is most profoundly a paradigm buster: it suggests counterintuitive paths of inquiry, paradoxical interventions and serendipitous outcomes. Here we [...]

The Dynamics of Money: Using the Enneagram for Conscious Transformation

By |2019-07-06T02:49:28+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

This workshop opens individuals to explore their personal, political and cultural relationship to money. Individuals will identify the specific roadblocks that are present in their prosperity consciousness. Enneagram panels, dyads, and subtype groups, along with meditation, are used to explore each person's core habits and [...]

Improving Your Relationship to Money: Working with Your Enneagram Type and Instinctual Stack to Achieve Greater Financial Abundance

By |2019-05-07T11:30:16+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] This workshop will help people begin to think about how their Enneagram type and instinctual stack come together to impact their relationship to money, their financial attitudes, decisions, and behaviors. Specifically, we will explore how type and instinct come together to affect one's [...]

From Magic to Miracles – Transforming Our Communication Skills by Synchronizing Our Interrelational Instinctual Body Language

By |2019-05-07T11:30:19+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Our personal instinctual focus has a major impact on our daily choices; in the way we act, think, feel and ultimately express ourselves. It is also clearly demonstrated in our body language. And that in itself has a direct effect on the ways [...]

Global Unity Enneagram and Social Responsibility: A New Leadership to the World in Crisis

By |2019-05-07T11:30:29+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Last August when I came back to Brazil after having participated as a speaker at the International Enneagram Association Conference in Redwood City, California, with the topic of "Global Unity Enneagram; a Proposal for Applying Enneagram in Programs of Education, Social Responsibility and [...]

The Enneagram “Tritype”: Exploring the Hierarchy of Your Three Centers of Intelligence

By |2019-07-06T02:49:43+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The concept of having not just one, but three primary Enneagram types, referred to as your `Trifix' was first introduced by Ichazo and has been extensively researched by Enneagram Explorations. Each Enneagram type represents a strategy to negotiate life, relationships and work.Although one is your [...]

The Enneagram: Geometry – Arithmology – Theology

By |2019-05-07T11:30:16+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] In antiquity Geometry and Arithmetic constituted two of the four major intellectual disciplines that comprised a classical education (The other two disciplines were Astronomy and Music/Harmony). They were considered by philosophers to be a bridge between the visible and invisible worlds and the [...]

The Shaman’s Journey Beyond the Ego

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[NO RECORDING] Shamans are the religious specialists among indigenous societies who sustain themselves with hunting or horticulture. While their methods vary, they have in common an understanding that travel beyond the world of ordinary consciousness is both possible and beneficial. Anthropologist Felicitas Goodman discovered that [...]

General Theory of the Enneagram and Readings from the Tao Te Ching

By |2019-05-07T11:15:18+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Alone, the Enneagram is a valuable map of the unconscious, but as the key to venerable and more enlightened ways of consciousness, its value is beyond price. The Enneagram diagram is like a valuable antiquity revealed in the desert. The Enneagram is a fragment of [...]

Life Cycles, Hermetic Laws and Enneagram

By |2019-05-07T11:15:19+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Enneagram is more than a typology. Khristian Paterhan has been researching this symbol for more than 20 years according to the teachings left by G.I.Gurdjieff and he has been discovering many things. Among them the relation between Enneagram and the theory of Seven Years, (seven-year [...]

Collaging the Deep Impulses of the Enneagram

By |2019-07-06T02:50:07+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Alexandra Vance and Katy Taylor will share their own collage explorations of the underlying spiritual impulses of the Enneagram, and invite participants to explore the Enneagram through collage. Many people can get caught up thinking about the Enneagram--analyzing, memorizing, and studying it--but engaging [...]

How Integral Coaching Transforms Enneagram Insights into Embodied Change

By |2019-07-06T02:50:47+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] By combining the Riso-Hudson Enneagram's ability to illuminate the deeper patterns of human nature with Integral Coaching's methodology for fostering human development, coaches can provide pragmatic and holistic coaching programs that almost always accelerate the process of growth for the client, as well [...]

Using Schema Therapy with the Enneagram Psychology

By |2019-05-07T11:30:20+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Schema therapy is an integrative extension of cognitive therapy fusing elements of cognitivebehavioral, psychodynamic, and gestalt approaches. (So, okay, it's also in your heart and body as well as in your head.) Schemas are patterns we impose on reality to help us explain [...]

Conflict Management and the Enneagram: Implications for Managing Conflict With Family and Loved Ones

By |2019-05-07T11:30:17+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Conflict affects each and every one of us and is often more painful and more prevalent with those that are close to us. The Enneagram is a powerful tool to help us work through conflict in a constructive and compassionate way. During this [...]

Using the Enneagram in Creating and Inspiring Teams

By |2019-07-06T02:44:04+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Understanding that the single individual owns a great part of the responsibility for the team's wellbeing, the team-members--and not solely the team leader--can create the most successful team. This presentation will demonstrate team-related use of the Enneagram focusing on the interrelation between the [...]

Meta Programs and the Enneagram

By |2019-05-07T11:30:14+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Derived from Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP), Meta Programs are unconscious, deep-rooted patterns by which we filter our experience and shape our perceptions. Like Enneagram styles, Meta Programs help us create and sustain our subjective reality and maintain our personal narrative. Meta Programs overlap with [...]

Hollywood Typecasting: Actors Playing With and Against Type

By |2019-05-07T11:30:21+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Often the strongest, most convincing onscreen performances are given by actors playing characters of their own Enneagram type. (This is called typecasting.) But what happens when an actor is cast to play a person whose inherent drive, motivation and temperament are alien or [...]

Real Time Quantum Leaps – The Wisdom of Planetary Energies, QuantumThink(R) and the Enneagram

By |2019-07-06T02:46:01+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] The intent of this lively interactive coaching dialogue is for participants to experience real time quantum leaps in awareness that translate into life enhancing results. In the quantum world "context is everything." How do we view our immediate opportunities and intentions from the [...]

Self-Creation and Self-Renewal through the Enneagram

By |2019-05-07T11:30:25+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] The perspective that will be demonstrated in this workshop has at its centre the belief in personal agency, free-choice, and the responsibilities and accountability inherent in these notions in the shaping of our psychic lives. Anyone who wishes to lead a truly fulfilling [...]

Applying the Enneagram to the World of Chronic Pain

By |2019-05-07T11:30:17+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] People who experience chronic pain frequently feel as though they live in a separate world. What is this world like? And how is this world experienced by the different personalities? How do they cope? And, how do others, inclusive of their healthcare practitioners, [...]

Perceptual Positions and the Enneagram

By |2019-05-07T11:30:28+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] It is possible to experience an event, situation or relationship from several different perspectives: from your own "first person" perspective, through the eyes of a second person, or from the perspective of an independent observer. Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) calls these Perceptual Positions. The [...]

The Land of AND: Metaphor, Improvisation, and Symbolic Modeling For Coaches, Counselors, and Creative Communicators

By |2019-07-06T02:46:12+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] The power of personal metaphor in change work is presumed; the question raised is how to better elicit the most powerful of these metaphors--those of the client's own creation. Theatre exercises will reveal participants' own improvisational style, exploring this as a subset of, [...]

Arrows and Growth: Using the Enneagram Arrows in Human Development

By |2019-05-07T11:30:28+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] The Enneagram diagram's internal lines and arrows contain important secrets for human development. In any kind of Enneagram work (coaching, therapy, training, consulting, etc.) and for our personal growth, the correct understanding of the dynamics of the arrows has the potential to take [...]

Self-Mastery: Evolving into Higher Levels of Awareness

By |2019-07-06T02:47:37+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Self-Mastery means truly accepting who you are at this point in your development journey, then working toward even higher levels of self-development and growth. This session involves assessing your selfmastery level based on the self-mastery model from the chapter "Strive for Self-Mastery"in Ginger [...]

Accelerating and Deepening Spiritual and Life Practices through the Enneagram

By |2019-07-06T02:47:48+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Throughout history, human beings have yearned to be one with their True Nature. To this end, they have created many practices to reach their full potential, and to integrate their deeper realizations into daily life.Yet, for all the beauty and wisdom of these [...]

Lovemaps, Sexual “Fits and Misfits”

By |2019-05-07T11:15:17+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

What factors actually determine how some relationships are strengthened and sustained, even during profound crises, while others crumble and dissolve? This workshop will take a serious look into the meaning and importance of lovemaps for establishing and especially maintaining long-term love relationships. The Enneagram will [...]

The Yoga of the Enneagram Releasing Fixations within the Body

By |2019-05-07T11:30:15+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] In this experiential movement workshop, we will look at the ancient art, science, and philosophy of yoga, and how it relates to the teachings of the Enneagram. Through gentle and relaxing mind, breath, and movement practices-- pranayama, tratak, and asana--we will become aware [...]

Corporate Coaches in Collaboration: An Open Space Dialogue

By |2019-07-06T02:48:35+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Nowhere is the evolution of the Enneagram more evident than in its application to leadership development within organizational and business settings. Consultants and coaches who understand and appreciate the value of the Enneagram in business are on the cutting edge of new territory. [...]

Stages of Liberation Using the Enneagram as a Tool

By |2019-05-07T11:30:28+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] There is a powerful awakening that occurs when a person first hears and understands that their whole life has been orchestrated by a fixated pattern of behavior. Often this understanding is accompanied by the awareness that there are many others with the same [...]

Integrating The Enneagram of Personality with The Levels of Emotional Maturity

By |2019-05-07T11:15:18+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Enneagram theory and discussions briefly acknowledge levels of emotional health as healthy, average and unhealthy, but do not significantly address how to facilitate movement from one level to a healthier level. Even Riso and Hudson's Nine Levels of Development, as helpful as they are, are [...]

The Enneagram and the Body: Character Structure and Armoring as Software, the Enneagram as Hardware

By |2019-05-07T11:30:15+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] This presentation will compare the Enneagram as pre-birth temperament styles with the theory of post-birth character structures and armoring from body psychotherapy. Wilhelm Reich, Alexander Lowen and others have developed a general theory of psychological stress from early childhood which is harbored in [...]

How to Build up Levels of Consciousness in School Systems with the Enneagram

By |2019-05-07T11:30:19+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] This work was first presented by Delbar as a research project in one of the schools that trains eduators in Iran. School is the second home of each child and the support given to them brings motivation to learn and to enjoy. The [...]

The Enneagram, Death, Loss, and Grief: How these Transitions can be Transforming or Transfixing

By |2019-07-06T02:49:07+00:00July 31st, 2008|Categories: 2008 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

How can the experience of loss of loved ones or our own impending death open the opportunity for growth and transformation? What are steps in the grief process? What are prevalent misunderstandings about the grief process? How do life and grief operate concurrently? What do [...]

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