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Type 9: The Mediator - The Narrative Enneagram

The Mediator

Focus of Attention
Other people’s agendas and the external environment

Basic Proposition
You gain belonging by merging with others, and comfort by dispersing your energy into objects and activities.

Excellent mediators, caring, supportive, adaptive, steady, receptive, non-judgmental

Stubborn, ambivalent, self-forgetful, indecisive, conflict-avoidant

Stress PointEnneagram Type 6
The stress point is where we go when feeling stressed and pressured, or when mobilizing for action.
Security PointEnneagram Type 3
The security point is where we go when feeling relaxed or secure, or paradoxically, when feeling overwhelmed or exhausted.

Source: The Narrative Enneagram