What are the recommendations for parents on educating a child with an Enneagram Type 7?

The recommendations for a parent with a Type 7 child are: Play with your child. They will love having fun with you. Instruct your child on how to deal with boredom constructively.¬† Also, slow your child down with quiet activities Help them process the pain, hurt, and disappointments in life. Tell them it’s okay to […]

What are the recommendations for parents on educating a child with an Enneagram Type 2?

The recommendations for a parent with a Type 2 child are: ¬†Compliment them every time they do something kind. Assist them in the creation of a daily routine that includes self-care; that means making sure they have time to play. Always pay attention to your child’s body language Tell that you love them for being […]

What are the main characteristics of types 3, 7 & 8?

Types Three, Seven, and Eight think that everyone is hostile; therefore, they refuse to admit that they are hostile themselves. Life for them is a battle of all against all, and they feel shame for those who cannot follow this battle (Marco Nieuwenhuize & Joanne Majewski,2001)

What are the main characteristics of types 4, 5 & 9?

Types Four, Five, and Nine have an inner drive to keep and create an emotional gap between themselves and others. They don’t want to be emotionally involved with anyone, not in love, not in battle, and not in cooperation. They draw a virtual circle around them wherein nobody may enter. They always communicate superficially and […]

What are the main characteristics of types 1, 2 & 6?

Types One, Two, and Six can have a connection to their “higher self.” They are continually moving towards the ideal, and want the best for themselves and others. They set the standards, which keeps them with their feet on earth and pushes them to be their best version. In stress or tension, however, these types […]

How can someone identify the Enneagram type of a child?

Because children’s personalities are not mature yet, a lot of the time, kids will take on the qualities of all of the types within their Hornevian triad. The only way to identify some children is by determining if they are assertive, waiting, or withdrawing. For example, a child may not have one Enneagram type yet, […]

What are the causes of stress in children?

According to Marco Nieuwenhuize and Joanne Majewski, the reason kids get into trouble is that they feel stress and then respond to it inappropriately. Stress can come from relationships with parents, not having enough money, problems with school and peers, among others. (Marco Nieuwenhuize & Joanne Majewski,2001)

What are the characteristics of a child with an Enneagram Type 9?

The Peacemakers or Type 9 are wise, goodhearted, and comprehensive. They can see multiple sides of an issue, which helps them get along with others, but makes it hard for them to make decisions. While they usually have a warm and relaxed personality, you can sometimes detect anger in their voice or expression. (Marco Nieuwenhuize […]

What are the characteristics of a child with an Enneagram Type 7?

The Adventurers or Type 7 are idealistic, love what the world has to offer, and feel good about themselves. Besides, Adventurer-style children try to enchant adults into letting them do what they want and don’t want to be restrained. (Marco Nieuwenhuize & Joanne Majewski,2001)

What are the characteristics of a child with an Enneagram Type 6?

The Questioners or Type 6 are motivated by their fears. A Questioner style child can seem either shy and fearful or aggressive and fearless. They all want to feel more secure. Type 6 children usually love what is right, kind, and beautiful. They can be fearful of the unknown, they need to be in control, […]