The First And Only Scientifically Determined Enneagram Personality Test And GuideA centuries-old psychological system with roots in sacred tradition, the Enneagram can be an invaluable guide in your journey toward self-understanding and self-development.In this book, Stanford University Medical School clinical professor of psychiatry David Daniels and counseling psychologist Virginia Price offer the only scientifically developed Enneagram test based upon extensive, time-tested research.The most fundamental guide to the Enneagram ever offered, this book features effective self-tests for the simple, accurate, and confident determination of your own personality type. Daniels and Price provide step-by-step instruction for taking inventory of how you think, what you feel, and what you experience. They then guide you in your discovery of what your type means for your personal well-being and your relationships with others, and they show how to maximize your inherent strengths. Brimming with empowering information on each of the nine personality types-Perfectionist, Giver, Performer, Romantic, Observer, Loyal Skeptic, Epicure, Protector, and Mediator-this one-of-a-kind book equips you with all the tools you need to dramatically enhance your quality of life.
Dr. Daniels is a clinical professor of psychiatry at Stanford University Medical School and also one of the world’s foremost developers and teachers of the enneagram. He is co-founder, along with Helen Palmer, of Enneagram Worldwide, one of the leading schools for teaching the enneagram system. His best-selling book, “The Essential Enneagram”, has recently been revised, updated, and republished with the latest information about this remarkable system.
The enneagram consists of nine personality types. These nine types can be divided into three triads, often called the “mental” or “head types,” “heart types,” and “body types.”