These following are links to sites where you will find in-depth descriptions to the Enneagram Types Helen Palmer as well as interesting video's and upcoming training workshops and programs.

To Print4This organization, founded by David Daniels, M.D. and Helen Palmer offers a deeply transformative experience of the Enneagram through the Enneagram Professional Training Program (EPTP) as well as a host of relevant information and upcoming events.


international2This is a worldwide organization which supports all Enneagram communities across the globe. I am a professional member of this organization and we are in the process to start our own affiliate here in South Africa.


comHelen Palmer was introducted to the Enneagam by Claudio Naranjo in the late 1960's. Since that time she has become pre-eminent in the field of Enneagram studies. A professor in psychology, she has made original contributions to our understanding of the how meditation and awareness training relate to the nine psychological types. Helen Palmer is the co-founder of ESNT and has authored five highly acclaimed books in the field of human consciousness.

dr-david-danielsDavid Daniels, M.D., is a retired clinical professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Stanford Medical School, a leading developer of the Enneagram system of nine personality styles. In private practice for over 40 years, David also has taught the Enneagram system at Stanford, in the community, and internationally for 22 years. Together with Helen Palmer (author, professor) he co-founded the Enneagram Studies in the Narrative Tradition (ESNT), The Enneagram Professional Training Program (EPTP), and was one of the founders of the International Enneagram Association (IEA).

workPeter has been working with the Enneagram system for 34 years. He teaches in the United States, Europe and China. He is a training associate with Enneagram Studies in the Narrative Tradition and the Enneagram Professional Training Program with Helen Palmer and David Daniels, MD, and is a senior associate with The Enneagram in Business founded by Ginger Lapid-Bogda, PhD.

I've listed my favourite books, including those of my Enneagram teachers, David Daniels and Helen Palmer.

The-Essential-EnneagramThe Essential Enneagram
By: David Daniels, M.D. and
Virginia Price, Ph.D



Understanding-Yourself-and-the-Others-in-Your-LifeThe Enneagram: Understanding
Yourself and the Others in Your Life
By: Helen Palmer




The Enneagram in Love and Work

By: Helen Palmer




A-Christian-PerspectiveThe Enneagram: A Christian Perspective
By: Richard Rohr and Andreas Ebert




Experiencing-the-EnneagramExperiencing the Enneagram
By: Richard Rohr, Andreas Ebert and others




The-Wisdom-of-the-EnneagramThe Wisdom of the Enneagram
By: Don Richard Riso and Russ Hudson




Understanding-the-EnneagramUnderstanding the Enneagram
By: Don Richard Riso and Russ Hudson




The-Enneagram-Made-EasyThe Enneagram Made Easy
By: Renee Baron and Elizabeth Wagele




The-Enneagram-on-ParentingThe Enneagram on Parenting
By: Elizabeth Wagele




The-Career-within-youThe Career within you
By: Elizabeth Wagele and Ingrid Stabb




The-Enneagram-of-DeathThe Enneagram of Death
By: Elizabeth Wagele




Enneagram-SpiritualityEnneagram Spirituality
By: Suzanne Zeurcher




The-Spiritual-Dimension-of-the-EnneagramThe Spiritual Dimension of the Enneagram
By: Sandra Maitri




The-Enneagram-of-Passions-and-VirtuesThe Enneagram of Passions and Virtues
By: Sandra Maitri




In-die-hande-van-die-PottebakkerIn die hande van die Pottebakker
By: Willem Nicol




Gebed-van-die-hartGebed van die hart
By: Willem Nicol