For personal empowerment and professional success

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First developed in California in the 1970s, the Enneagram system of personality types is now a leading edge, human technology used by therapists, coaches, business leaders, spiritual directors, parents and teachers in countries around the world. 


Featured workshop:

Build Better Relationships with the Enneagram


April 29-30, 2017 / 9am-4:30pm / Saratoga, CA

  • Learn, confirm and deepen your knowledge of the Enneagram
  • Create more successful relationships in love, work, families
    and communities
  • Bring more of yourself - head, heart and body to all your
    interpersonal interactions
  • Engage in everyday practices that will make you a more
    effective communicator

To learn more and for registration info - visit

On this website

If you are new to the Enneagram, you will find descriptions of the nine personality types and the applications of the system. If you already know the system you will find articles on many topics and opportunities to further your study. You'll also find links to Enneagram friends and colleagues who are excellent resources.

Our services include:

  • Training for businesses and organizations - communication, teams
    and leadership
  • Public workshops - the Enneagram Panel workshop, Communication and Relationship Skills, the Instinctual Subtypes, the Embodied Enneagram, and others
  • Consulting and coaching - for individuals, couples, and organizations
  • Teacher certification with the Palmer/Daniels Enneagram Professional Training Program

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Peter O'Hanrahan has been working with the Enneagram system for 40 years. He is a training associate with Enneagram Studies in the Narrative Tradition (ESNT) and the Enneagram Professional Training Program (EPTP) with Helen Palmer and David Daniels, MD, and is a senior associate with The Enneagram in Business with Ginger Lapid-Bogda, PhD. 

Peter's 2017
EPTP Schedule

The Enneagram Intensive
Menlo Park, CA, Feb. 4-9
Menlo Park, CA, July 29 - Aug. 3
Guangzhou, Dec. 7-12

The Typing Process
Menlo Park, CA, Feb. 15-17
Menlo Park, CA, Aug. 7-9
Guangzhou, Dec. 14-17

Instincts & Subtypes
Menlo Park, CA, Feb. 13-14
Menlo Park, CA, Aug. 19-20
Beijing, China, May 28-31
Cincinnati, OH, Nov. 11-12

Narrative Teacher Training
Menlo Park, CA, Feb. 18-20
Menlo Park, CA, Aug. 10-12


Build Better Relationships
Saratoga, CA, April 29-30

An Introduction to the Enneagram
Park City, UT May 12

Embodied Enneagram
Beijing, China, June 1-4

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