Focus of Attention
Others’ needs, feelings and desires
You gain love and approval, and fulfill your personal needs, through giving to others.
Caring, helpful, relationship-oriented, generous, sensitive to others’ feelings, supportive and exuberant
Prideful, dependent on approval of others, intrusive, demanding, privileged
Stress Point: Enneagram Type 8
The stress point is where we go when feeling stressed and pressured, or when mobilizing for action.
Security Point: Enneagram Type 4
The security point is where we go when feeling relaxed or secure, or paradoxically, when feeling overwhelmed or exhausted.
Source: The Narrative Enneagram