Mistake #2: Letting Your Type Be the End of the Story
The resonance we feel when we discover our type can be uncanny. It can feel like seeing a scan of your psyche that makes sense of so many themes in your life. It’s compelling to say, “Oh, I’m such a Two!” whether we say it with joy, pride, shame or concern. Indeed, part of the journey with the Enneagram is seeing how the pattern animates and dominates our experience.
But type is just the beginning of the story. In this video, I share with you which interpretations limit us from the realization the Enneagram has to offer us.
This is the second of four video posts on Mistakes to Avoid Using the Enneagram. These are offered as enrichment for our awareness, not as fodder for the inner critic.
I hope it is useful to you, and I welcome your comments and experiences on my site.