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Type 7: The Enthusiast - The Enneagram Institute

The Enthusiast

The Busy, Fun-Loving Type:
Spontaneous, Versatile, Acquisitive, and Scattered

Basic Fear: Of being deprived and trapped in pain
Basic Desire: To be happy, satisfied, to find fulfillment
Superego Message: "You are good or okay if you get what you need."

Direction of DisintegrationEnneagram Type 1
Scattered Sevens suddenly become perfectionistic and critical at One.
Direction of IntegrationEnneagram Type 5
Gluttonous, scattered Sevens become more focused and profound, like healthy Fives.

Source: The Wisdom of the Enneagram