The Sensitive, Withdrawn Type:
Expressive, Dramatic, Self-Absorbed, and Tempermental
Basic Fear: Of having no identity, no personal significance
Basic Desire: To find themselves and their significance, to create an identity out of their inner experience
Superego Message: "You are good or okay if you are true to yourself."
Direction of Disintegration: Enneagram Type 2
Aloof Fours suddenly become overinvolved and clinging at Two.
Direction of Integration: Enneagram Type 1
Envious, emotionally turbulent Fours become more objective and principled, like healthy Ones.
Source: The Wisdom of the Enneagram