Spotlight: Workshops with Beatrice Chestnut and Uranio Paes

Explore and Apply the latest teachings on the Instincts and Subtypes for Maximum Growth

5-day Retreat—Rising Above the Instinctual Subtypes

San Francisco area, California, USA: April 25-29, 2018

3-day Workshop—Enneagram Pathways: Instincts and Subtypes

London, United Kingdom: May 9-11, 2018

Wisdom tradition tells us that it is in becoming aware of our animal nature and using the capacity for conscious reflection (we as humans uniquely have) that we develop the ability to routinely impose an inner witness and observe our instinctual reactions and our passions in action. This kind of inner work gives us the power to intervene to intercept automatic behavior (stimulated by the interaction of the dominant instinct and the lower emotional center) and transcend to a higher level of consciousness.

These workshops will support and encourage you in doing this inner work by providing the information, the experiences, the support, and the path to deliberately rising above the habitual automatic reactivity of your personality.

Join us as we provide an in-depth intensive experience of the six instinctual sequences (the six possible ways in which the instincts can be “ordered”) and the twenty-seven subtype personalities.



San Francisco Area Retreat 

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London Workshop

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Enneagram Resources for Coaches, Therapists, and Professionals

San Francisco area, California, USA: April 9-13, 2018
London, United Kingdom: October 1-5, 2018 (with Helen English)

Discover practical ways to integrate the Enneagram’s transformative power within your professional practice.

The Enneagram makes working with clients easier. It is an extremely accurate map to guide and inform self-development work. It helps us leverage optimal outcomes through minimum effort – on behalf of professional and client alike – because we’re better able to make relevant, incisive, well-focused input that goes to the heart of the matter.

This highly experiential, interactive program provides a deep grounding in the Enneagram as an extraordinarily effective and inspiring client resource. It will equip you to make well-informed, skillful use of the Enneagram in your professional work with clients.



San Francisco Area Program

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London Program

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European Enneagram Events in May 2018

3-day Workshop: Enneagram Pathways: Instincts and Subtypes, May 9-11, 2018—London, United Kingdom

This 3-day workshop supports you in deepening your experience of the Enneagram of Personality through learning the latest information on two of the most useful facets of the system: the 3 instinctual drives and the 27 subtype personalities.

The specific operation of our instincts and subtype behaviors brings a whole new dimension to our Enneagram understanding. If you are ready for a significant next step in your Enneagram journey, this workshop is for you, whether your focus is primarily personal, spiritual, or professional.

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Dante’s Divine Comedy and the Enneagram: From Fixation to Freedom in Florence: May 19-22, 2018—Florence, Italy

Discover the profound epic poetry of Dante and it’s connections to the Enneagram through lectures, music, art and dialogue, with shared inquiry, meditation and movement.

Come and join us as we explore the spiritual journey as illustrated through the Enneagram and Dante’s timeless literary masterpiece, “The Divine Comedy” in Florence, Italy, Dante’s birthplace & the city that gave birth to the Renaissance.

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The European Enneagram Conference: Wisdom of Your True Self—May 25-27, 2018 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Along with Russ Hudson, Uranio Paes and Beatrice Chestnut have been invited to be keynote speakers at the 2018 European Enneagram Conference in Amsterdam. We’re very excited to participate in what we know will be an excellent international gathering of Enneagram enthusiasts.



Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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The Way of the Arrows: Using the Enneagram Symbol for Personal Transformation—May 29 and 30, 2018 at de Roos Centrum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

(Join us right after the European Enneagram Conference!)

Come experience the inner dynamism of the Enneagram! According to one of the key sources of the wisdom behind the Enneagram symbol, G. I. Gurdjieff, the Enneagram is a symbol of perpetual motion–it should be seen as being in motion, providing a dynamic framework for profound change.

This two-day workshop will provide a deep experience one of the principal ways the Enneagram map can be used for transforming unconscious habits so that you can manifest your highest potentials. Through providing a cognitive, emotional, and somatic understanding of the movement of the arrow lines for each of the nine types, participants will gain a deep sense of how to utilize these movements for personal growth.

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This workshop is also offered April 14 and 15, 2018 near San Francisco, California, USA



Enneagram Publications and and Offerings from Beatrice Chestnut and Uranio Paes

Don’t miss Enneagram Roadmap, Beatrice Chestnut’s new online course, and her ground-breaking Enneagram books.



And check out the enormous catalog of cutting-edge Enneagram products from Uranio Paes—provocative new teachings influenced by Gurdjieffian and other esoteric sources.



Learn More About Beatrice & Uranio

Beatrice Chestnut, PhD MA is a licensed psychotherapist, coach, and business consultant based in San Francisco. She has a PhD in communication studies, and an MA in clinical psychology. She is the author of the books, The Complete Enneagram: 27 Paths to Greater Self-Knowledge, and The 9 Types of Leadership: Mastering the Art of People in the 21st century Workplace. She served as president of the IEA from 2006-2007 and now offers trainings on the Enneagram internationally, focusing on using it as a tool for personal transformation.

Uranio Paes, MM is internationally recognized as a leading Enneagram facilitator, coach, and organization development consultant. He has worked in corporate settings for over two decades and now specializes in doing transformational work with groups and individuals based in the Enneagram. A former president of the IEA, Uranio leads the Narrative Tradition Professional Training
 (EPTP) Program in Brazil, Spain, and Portugal. He is founder and CEO of Mundo Eneagrama, a global Enneagram learning community that offers a large variety of high-quality Enneagram content online as well as live workshops offered internationally by him and his team of Enneagram faculty around the world.