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Transformative Practices
San Antonio, Texas, USA
July 21 – 23, 2017
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Poetry and the Enneagram – The Power to Transform

By |2019-05-07T11:11:23+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Keats called poetry a "remembrance," Faust a "distillation," and Wordsworth a "preservation" of everything which humanity loves, works for, and hopes to maintain. In other words, poetry touches all Three Centers of Human Intelligence: Body, Heart, and Mind. Engaging with a poem can awaken the [...]

Embodying and Integrating the Seven Centers of Intelligence

By |2019-07-06T00:07:31+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The Enneagram of Personality teaches three centers of intelligence, the mind, heart, and body. Gurdjieff's original system taught the Enneagram as a system of transformation through awakening and integrating the seven centers of intelligence: instinctual, moving, sexual, emotional, intellectual, higher emotional, and higher intellectual. To [...]

Bringing It Home: Integrating your Conference Experience

By |2019-05-07T11:11:26+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

This session is a unique opportunity to integrate all the information and practices shared during the Conference. Terry will begin with a brief overview of the use of the Enneagram as a transformative tool emphasizing the importance of practices and methods in the arenas of [...]

The Arising of Conscience: The Enneagram and the Turning of the Heart

By |2019-05-07T11:11:24+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

It is widely known in spiritual work that genuine transformation is a transformation of the heart. Yet, the traditional teachings behind the Enneagram make it clear that this can only happen through an awakening in the body and in the mind as well. It takes [...]

Where the Enneagram, Emotional Freedom and HeartMath Science Meet: Empowering Our Authentic Selves

By |2019-05-07T11:11:22+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Sheva Carr is the founding Executive Director of HeartAmbassadors and The Fyera Foundation, as well as the Co-Vice President of Pathways To Peace, a United Nations Peace Messenger Organization, and heads their delegation to the UN. She speaks to people all over the world on [...]

Enneagram Improv

By |2019-07-06T00:08:09+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Enneagram Improv is an experiential transformative mash-up, combining the wisdom of the Enneagram with the playful games of Improvisation. We'll explore the Enneagram Types through specially designed improv exercises that invite us to play in the realms of the whole human experience. We'll see the [...]

Working through your Ennea-type: The Power of Inquiry

By |2019-05-07T11:11:22+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Inquiry is a powerful practice for diving deeper into what's actually here, the reality of the present moment. It is a practice that allows us to penetrate the Enneagram of personality so the type patterns, the Virtues and Holy Ideas all become accessible experientially, not [...]

The Enneagram, Pair Bonding & Intimacy: Working with the Fears and Desires of the 9 Enneagram Types by Instinct in Intimacy

By |2019-05-07T11:11:22+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The purpose of this presentation is to explore the relationship between the Enneagram, the Instinctual Types and Intimacy. A survey was designed to investigate the manner in which the three instinctual drives influence and affect how each of the nine Enneagram Types form, develop, and [...]

Transformation through Movement: Increase Emotional Intelligence with the Embodied Enneagram

By |2019-05-07T11:11:23+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

One of the purposes of "transformation" is to return to a state of wholeness and back to your "true nature." That requires having the emotional range and flexibility to respond to challenging people and circumstances in whatever way best serves your highest and best self, [...]

The Enneagram: A Transformational Coaching Tool

By |2019-05-07T11:11:24+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The point of using the Enneagram in coaching is to help transform ego structures, to awaken and inhabit your highest levels of development. This very introspective and interactive session will teach you how to use the Enneagram in coaching by practicing a proven, step-by-step process. [...]

Type and Social Structures: A Collaborative Exploration of Race Through Three Narratives

By |2019-07-06T00:06:37+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The Enneagram community stands at the apex of global transformation. We are uniquely situated to contribute to the healthy, harmonious integration of diverse ways of being in the global village. Invited guest Peter LeDuff joins Lynda Roberts and Dr RaShon in a collaborative engagement in [...]

What’s the Solution to Your Problem? Ask the Living Enneagram

By |2019-05-07T11:11:24+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Albert Einstein said, "No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it." So how do we raise consciousness above the level of the problem? In this workshop, discover solutions from the head center of intelligence. Yes, real solutions emerge, for [...]

The Enneagram and Mindfulness: A Path of Transformation

By |2019-05-07T11:11:23+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The Enneagram as a map of human consciousness unites exquisitely with the transformative power of Mindfulness practice. Mindfulness helps us to meet things as they are rather than simply through the projection of our type's perspective. As a threecentered practice, it helps us to: witness [...]

Making Friends With and Integrating Our Shadow Using the 4 R’s

By |2019-05-07T11:11:23+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Whenever we identify with idealized aspects of our persona (me), we tend to disidentify with our opposite shadow attributes (notme). For example, if we think of ourselves as being loving and kind, then we don't want to be thought of as being selfish and cruel. [...]

What is the Sensation of that? Somatic Focusing and the Enneagram

By |2019-07-06T00:06:55+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Are we allowing the full range of our human experience? Can we develop our capacity to access a more full experience? How would our life be enhanced if we could? From an early age, our thoughts, emotions, and even our ideas begin as sensory experience [...]

Reframing and the 3D Slideshow Technique: Changing Enneagram Patterns in Subtle, Powerful Ways

By |2019-05-07T11:11:25+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

A workshop to help you translate the Enneagram's theories into fruitful, effective practice. I will offer two unique, solutionfocused approaches to applying the Enneagram's insights. The techniques will benefit anyone using the Enneagram for personal or professional growth as well as those who use the [...]

AWP Growth Model – Getting “Un-stuck” Through the Centers

By |2019-07-06T00:07:17+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

From our experience and observations as Warriors for the Human Spirit and Integral Coaches, we have noticed and identified common underlying patterns and places where people tend to stumble or get "stuck" on particular issues or topics places where development stalls, connections break down, and [...]

“Back to the Future” and “Bolero” – Naranjo’s Magic for Balancing the Centers

By |2019-05-07T11:11:25+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

In this session, you will be treated to one of the most profoundly transformative processes from Claudio Naranjo's SAT (Seekers After Truth) program. First I will help you discover the "crazy ideas" that you are holding deep in your psyche. These generally form along Enneagram [...]

Dealing With Difficult People: The Real Art of Negotiation

By |2019-05-07T11:11:23+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Conflict is the inevitable consequence of personality. Each of us has a unique perspective that develops from the interaction of our genetic traits and our life experience. We learn to think, solve problems and communicate in a fashion that produces apparent results. But, the results [...]

The Instinctual Drives and Inner Work

By |2019-05-07T11:11:25+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Instinct is the most basic organization of awareness in an organism. More than mere survival strategies, instincts are the platform for our physical, psychological, and spiritual well-being. However, the Personality becomes identified with these drives, confusing the survival of our organism with the survival of [...]

Instinctual Leadership: Balancing the Three Instinctual Domains

By |2019-05-07T11:11:23+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Many people have experienced how knowledge of the Enneagram can be helpful at work and in leadership, but few understand how to apply knowledge of the three instinctual biases to the same topics. Truly understanding the instinctual biases can be just as important as understanding [...]

“Back on Track” – Practices to Identify and Transform the Derailers of Each Type into More Effective Patterns

By |2019-05-07T11:11:25+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: 2017 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

There are some predictable work-related behavioral patterns, or derailers, that tend to undermine the performance of each of the types. These derailers occur when the stress and challenges of work interact with a thinking pattern and an emotional need. This interaction results in a pattern [...]