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 Disintegration: Enneagram Type 3
Dutiful Sixes suddenly become competitive and arrogant at Three.
Direction of Integration: Enneagram Type 9
Fearful, pessimistic Sixes become more relaxed and optimistic, like healthy Nines.
Source: The Wisdom of the Enneagram