Type 1 | EGO STRUCTURE
Illustrated below is the Ego structure for type 1: the specific false reality, the unique worldview, the ego ideal, the deep unmet longing, the thirst and avoidance, and the primary defense mechanism.
Part 6 blog illustrates the mental, emotional and behavioral patterns of Enneagram type 1, along with the particular way type 1’s Ego structure interferes with their spiritual attunement.
The Art of Typing | This blog is an adapted excerpt from Ginger Lapid-Bogda’s new book, The Art of Typing: Powerful Tools for Enneagram Typing. In it, you’ll find infographics of the 9 different Enneagram Ego- structures, insightful questions and delightful illustrations to help differentiate between types, and other important factors to consider: overlays such as family, culture and gender, Centers of Intelligence, wings and arrows, Enneagram subtypes, and more.
Ginger Lapid-Bogda PhD, the author of seven best-selling Enneagram-business books, is a speaker, consultant, trainer, and coach. She provides certification programs for professionals around the world who want to bring the Enneagram into organizations with high-impact business applications, and is past-president of the International Enneagram Association. Visit her website: TheEnneagramInBusiness.com. firstname.lastname@example.org