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Type 6: The Loyalist - The Enneagram Institute

The Loyalist

The Committed, Security-Oriented Type:
Engaging, Responsible, Anxious, and Suspicious

Basic Fear: Of having no support and guidance, of being unable to survive on their own
Basic Desire: To find security and support
Superego Message: "You are good or okay if you do what is expected of you."

Direction of DisintegrationEnneagram Type 3
Dutiful Sixes suddenly become competitive and arrogant at Three.
Direction of IntegrationEnneagram Type 9
Fearful, pessimistic Sixes become more relaxed and optimistic, like healthy Nines.

Source: The Wisdom of the Enneagram