FEB24

Foundations of the Enneagram Subtypes

Self-preservation | Social Belonging | Intimate Relationships   This class provides an understanding of the twenty-seven subtypes of the Enneagram. Subtypes are patterns of attention and behavior in the areas of relationship to oneself(Self-preservation), to groups(Social) or in intimate relationships(One-to-One). Subtypes are driven by instinctual energies for survival, belonging and intimacy, and are formed in conjunction with the...

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AEA Event-Recap: 2016 AEA Workshop with Beatrice Chestnut

For the first time with the AEA, Beatrice Chestnut, author of The Complete Enneagram: 27 Paths to Self-Knowledge, is coming to Arizona! Join us this November 4th through 6th for… Understanding the Enneagram’s 27 Instinct-Based Subtypes: An Introduction to the Three Distinct Versions of Each of the Nine Personality Types This workshop will expose you to a whole new level of the Enneagram system! This entertaining and enlightening...

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AEA Event- Recap-The Enneagram Intensive 2.0

The AEA welcomes Enneagram Studies in the Narrative Tradition  (ESNT), as they will be offering their Enneagram Intensive 2.0 on February 12-14 and March 4-6, 2016, in Paradise Valley, Arizona. This premiere offering provides a deep, transformative experience of the Enneagram, focusing on the integration of psychology, spirituality, and somatics. This updated course offers a full examination of the nine type structures, with expanded...

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Mar6

SERIES: Instinctual Energies and the Enneagram Subtypes | March 6-27, 2018

The instinctual energies drive us to seek survival, intimacy in one-to-one bonding, and social belonging and are expressed through our Enneagram Type where they affect our behavior in the arenas of relationship to oneself, to another individual and to social groups. Observation of these “subtype” behaviors can assist greatly in identifying the movement of the instinctual energies that give rise to the behaviors. Exercises, practices...

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Sept19

AEA SERIES: Habits of Emotions and Defenses | September 19- October 24, 2018 |Wednesday Evenings

The defense system is made up of unconscious habits that serve to protect our view of ourselves, our relationships, and the world around us. The awareness and loosening of these defensive barriers leads to greater spiritual, psychological and emotional freedom. The objectives of this course are to deepen our understanding and awareness of the habits of emotion and how the defense mechanism, avoidance and projection of one’s worldview...

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Working with the Barriers | Spring 2019

Part 1: Working with the Barriers to Spiritual Freedom | A Five-day Intensive Course in Tucson, Arizona The Spiritual Freedom Series and class courses lead you beyond a cognitive knowledge of type into a more profound experience of self. They were developed over the course of eight years by dedicated teachers in Arizona as follow-on classes to Helen Palmer’s workshop series on spiritual freedom, in order to internalize and...

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Feb3

The Development and Structure of the Enneagram of Personality Types | February 3, 2018

The Development and Structure of the Enneagram of Personality Types(formerly known as Foundations of the Enneagram of Personality Types) This class provides a thorough groundwork for understanding and utilizing the Enneagram of Personality model.  Following the path of human development from early childhood, we describe the formation of personality type as habits of attention and emotion and the strategies that hold them in place in...

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Oct26

AEA Meetup October 26, 2017

AEA Meetup You might wonder, “What is a “Meetup?” Wikipedia of course has an excellent definition: “Meetup is an online social networking portal that facilitates offline group meetings in various localities around the world. Meetup allows members to find and join groups unified by a common interest.” Each month a different topic will be explored. Join us for our next Meetup on October 26*, 2017 with Linda...

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The Narrative Tradition in Arizona

By Carole Whittaker, PhD This article was also published in EANT’S TALK JOURNAL, March 2013 In four short and busy years the Arizona Enneagram Association (AEA) has gone from a start-up organization to offering in 2013 a 5 day experiential, residential program on Working with the Barriers to Spiritual Freedom and hosting David Daniels and Russ Hudson – together!!! – this November. How did we get here? The AEA was formed during...

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