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Addiction Recovery Enneagram

Introduction to The Alchemy of the Enneagram in Transforming Addiction.

Introduction By meeting people where they are at and treating themlike human beings, and not trying to change them, actually opens up the possibility of transformation for them.—GABOR MATE, THE WISDOM OF TRAUMA Each of us has been deeply affected by addiction in our lives. Itis rare that this is not the case. Many have […]

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DUNGEON…A Type One Daughter Survives Alcoholism

DUNGEON…A Type One Daughter Survives Alcoholism by Michael Naylor You visited last night and a casket had you in its grips death holding you tight, squeezing blood from the stone of your heart you, wrapped in an iron veil.             Casually you mentioned you had another day when death wanted you. Or you wanted it.

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Helping the Type Five in Recovery–from The Alchemy of the Enneagram in Transforming Addiction.

Type Five— The Kind Wizard “If we truly use the Enneagram to see through our beliefs about ourselves we begin to feel more grounded and confident, more kind and compassionate, and more clear and discerning. Our centers are coming online, and we are more able to live the truths we have come to understand.” —RUSS

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The Enneagram Four in Addiction Recovery by Michael Naylor

Type Four— The Creative Alchemist “Don’t give up. What often follows endarkenment—if you continue your inner work—is equal enlightenment.” —MICHAEL NAYLOR The Type Four, often called the romantic, the individualist, the creative alchemist, is endowed with a deep sensitivity to the emotional states of others and themselves. He sees the hidden suffering that others have

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Addiction. Recovery. Enneagram. Traveling the Labyrinth.

Addiction. Recovery. Enneagram. Thoughts to Ponder Traveling the Labyrinth The Dynamics of Relapse Patterns, Recovery, Addiction and the Enneagram: Some Thoughts to Ponder—by Michael Naylor, M.Ed, CCS, LADC, CCPC, Director of the Maine Enneagram Center for Transformation & Change.  From The Alchemy of the Enneagram in Transforming Addiction.                                                           Copyright 2023 www.enneagrammaine.com/Addiction/ The

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My new book: The Alchemy of the Enneagram in Transforming Addiction

Foreword by Russ Hudson The popular Enneagram has become familiar to millions of people, and it is no longer a surprise to learn that a new friend or acquaintance knows his or her Enneagram type. Many are reading online threads and watching podcasts to learn their “number.” But even as the popularity of the Enneagram

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