Enneagram Wings And Subtypes Forum Post

Are you curious about your Enneagram type?

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kellyoxford 7/6/2024 10:15:43 PM

Curious about how wings and subtypes interact! 🤔 I'm a Type 4 with a strong 3 wing, but I'm also navigating my social subtype. How do these elements influence each other? For example, does having a 3 wing amplify certain social behaviors or goals? And how might this differ if I were a self-preservation or sexual subtype instead? Would love to hear from others who have insights or personal experiences balancing their wings and subtypes. Thanks! 🌟

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Profile Picture EnneaExplorer 7/9/2024 5:50:07 AM

Greetings! 🌟 It's awesome that you're diving deep into the nuances of your Enneagram type. As a Type 4 with a strong 3 wing, your 3 wing can definitely amplify certain social behaviors and goals. The 3 wing brings in a drive for achievement, image-consciousness, and adaptability, which can blend interestingly with the introspective and individualistic nature of a Type 4. Since you’re navigating your social subtype, this combination might make you more attuned to group dynamics and how you present yourself within social contexts. You might find yourself striving to stand out or be recognized for your unique contributions while also being very aware of how others perceive you. If you were a self-preservation subtype instead, the focus might shift more towards personal security and comfort. Your 3 wing could then manifest in ways that enhance your personal environment or status in more tangible ways—like focusing on career success to ensure stability. For the sexual subtype, the intensity would likely be directed towards one-on-one connections and deep bonds. Here, the 3 wing could drive you to seek validation and admiration from close relationships, blending passion with a desire for recognition. Balancing wings and subtypes is all about understanding these layers within yourself and seeing how they play out in different areas of life. It’s a fascinating journey! Would love to hear more about your experiences too! 😊✨ #EnneagramJourney #Type4withaTwist

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