TYPE 1: REFORMER
Type One is the part of us that strives to be good, to do good in the world and tries to live up to the highest ethical standards. Fairness, truth and the wise use of resources are of the utmost importance to the One. However, in the less healthy levels the type One personality expects not just ourselves but everyone else to live up to our exacting standards.
TYPE 2: HELPER
Type Two is the part of us that is other oriented, that brings love, compassion, joy, graciousness and forgiveness to others and is also self – nurturing. However, in the less healthy levels the type Two personality can get caught up in people pleasing, ingratiating and clinginess which can lead to possessiveness, seduction, self -importance and self – deception.
TYPE 3: ACHIEVER
Type Three is the part of us that desires to be the best. Ambitious and organised, goal oriented, highly adaptive, diplomatic and charming. However, in the less healthy levels the type Three personality becomes excessively driven, competitive and self – promoting, becomes appropriate and tries to exemplify whatever the values of the ‘current’ group they are in, adapting course when necessary to ‘fit in’.
TYPE 4: INDIVIDUALIST
Type Four is the part of us that is creative and impressionable, introspective and romantic, emotionally honest and self – aware. Fours have great taste and seek out poetry, music and other expressions of beauty. However, in the less healthy levels the type Four personality can become moody and self – absorbed, emotionally demanding, dramatic and pretentious.
TYPE 5: INVESTIGATOR
Type Five is the part of us that is innovative and objective, pioneering, visionary, compassionate and non-attached. It is the part of us that strives to arrive at deeper insights about reality. However, in the less heathy levels the type Five personality can become, detached and isolated, highly strung, impractical, uncompromising and extreme.
TYPE 6: LOYALIST
Type Six is the part of us that is courageous, disciplined, grounded, secure and faithful. Sixes desire to create a stable safe environment and to be adequately prepared for all eventualities that life presents. However, in the less healthy levels the type Six personality can be troubled by angst and anxiety and can live in a constant state of worry, be pessimistic, defensive, suspicious and blaming.
TYPE 7: ENTHUSIAST
Type Seven is the part of us that is grateful, bountiful, accomplished and passionate and can make life seem like a celebration. Sevens desire freedom and variety of experience, we are enthusiastic and upbeat, spontaneous and extroverted. However, in the less healthy levels the type Seven personality can be scattered, restless and distracted, thrill – seeking, escapist and overextend ourselves.
TYPE 8: CHALLENGER
Type Eight is the part of us that is honourable, heroic and empowering, initiating, decisive and inspiring. Eights are passionate about life and meet it head on with self-confidence and strength. However, in the lower levels the type Eight personality can be blunt, forceful and domineering, bad – tempered, rageful and vengeful.
TYPE 9: PEACEMAKER
Type Nine is the pat of us that is self – aware, pro – active, dynamic and inclusive, imaginative, serene and engaged. Nines desire peace and harmony, wholeness, are easy – going, emotionally stable people. However, in the lower levels the type Nine personality can be emotionally unavailable and complacent, ineffectual, inattentive, passive – aggressive, resigned and stubborn.