User Tag List

Results 1 to 3 of 3

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2008

    Default Changing enneagram type

    Is this possible? Can people naturally and/or consciously change their dominant enneagram type? Like with me, my dominant type is 9, followed by 5, then 8. I'd like to develop my 8 side more. How does one go about doing that?

  2. #2
    veteran attention whore Jeffster's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    7w6 sx
    SEE Fi


    Spin the wheel and see what it lands on!
    Jeffster Illustrates the Artisan Temperament <---- click here

    "I like the sigs with quotes in them from other forum members." -- Oberon

    The SP Spazz Youtube Channel

  3. #3


    From here:

    Ultimately, the goal is for each of us to "move around" the Enneagram, integrating what each type symbolizes and acquiring the healthy potentials of all the types. The ideal is to become a balanced, fully functioning person who can draw on the power (or from the Latin, "virtue") of each as needed. Each of the types of the Enneagram symbolizes different important aspects of what we need to achieve this end. The personality type we begin life with is therefore less important ultimately than how well (or badly) we use our type as the beginning point for our self-development and self-realization.
    So, yes, it seems that learning from all of the Enneagram types and developing the virtues of each is one of the major ideas of the Enneagram.

    As far as how to do so? That I'd like to know.

Similar Threads

  1. [Enne] Your enneagram type
    By Maverick in forum Enneagram
    Replies: 562
    Last Post: 04-27-2018, 04:38 PM
  2. Changes in your MBTI and Enneagram types
    By animenagai in forum Myers-Briggs and Jungian Cognitive Functions
    Replies: 72
    Last Post: 01-22-2016, 11:45 PM
  3. Video: Intro from, 'Guiding the 9 Enneagram Types to Change' 6 DVD set
    By highlander in forum Typology Videos and RSS Feeds
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-22-2014, 01:53 AM
  4. Changing Enneagram Type?
    By chasingAJ in forum Enneagram
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 01-05-2010, 02:19 AM
  5. Can Variant Determine Enneagram Type?
    By "?" in forum Enneagram
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 09-28-2007, 05:57 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO