Enneagram Type and Wing 1w2

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Profile Picture Henderson060 5/30/2024 2:08:29 PM

Hi everyone! 😊 I'm curious about how being a 1w2 affects people's daily lives, especially in terms of balancing their critical inner voice (Type 1) and their compassionate drive to help others (Wing 2). If you're a 1w2 or know someone who is, can you share your experiences or insights? How does the combination of striving for perfection and the desire to support others manifest in your relationships, work, or personal growth? Do you find it challenging to manage these sometimes conflicting tendencies, and if so, how do you handle it? Looking forward to hearing your thoughts! 🙏 #Enneagram #1w2

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Profile Picture Allen727 5/30/2024 4:26:36 AM

Hey everyone! I've been diving deep into the Enneagram and am fascinated by how the wings add nuance to the core types. I'm particularly curious about Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). For those of you who identify as 1w2 or know someone who does, could you share your experiences? How do you balance the principled, perfectionistic nature of Type 1 with the empathetic, helper tendencies of the 2 wing? Do you find yourself leaning more towards one side during certain situations or stressors? How does this combination influence your relationships, both personal and professional? Any insights, stories, or practical advice would be greatly appreciated! 😊 Thanks in advance!

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Profile Picture Moonlit05 5/29/2024 6:36:24 PM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm looking to deepen my understanding of the Enneagram, specifically about the 1w2 type. I know that core Type 1s are often associated with principles, ethics, and a drive for improvement, while the influence of the Type 2 wing adds a layer of helpfulness and sociability. How do you think the presence of a significant 2 wing modifies or enhances the typical characteristics of a Type 1? For those of you who identify as 1w2, how do you find the balance between your desire for perfection and your inclination to help others? Are there specific challenges or strengths that you notice as a 1w2 compared to a core Type 1 or a 1w9? 🤔 Also, I'm curious about how this combination plays out in different areas of life, such as work, relationships, and personal growth. Any personal experiences or insights would be greatly appreciated! 😊 Thanks in advance! 🙏

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Profile Picture ShadowMystic69 5/29/2024 10:18:05 AM

Hey everyone! 😊 I’m diving deeper into understanding the nuances of the Enneagram and I’m particularly interested in Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I have a few questions and would love insights from those who identify as 1w2 or know someone who does. 1️⃣ How do you see the influence of the 2 wing manifesting in the behavior and motivations of a Type 1? 2️⃣ Do you find that the 1w2 combination creates a stronger drive for helping others compared to a more solitary 1w9? 3️⃣ How does the tendency towards perfectionism in Type 1 blend with the altruistic nature of the 2 wing? Any personal experiences, observations, or even challenges faced by 1w2s would be incredibly helpful. I’m trying to get a clearer picture of how these traits interact and shape behavior. Thanks in advance! 🙏 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #PersonalityInsights

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AnimeLover 5/29/2024 12:09:42 AM

Hello everyone! 🌟 I’ve been diving deep into the Enneagram and recently discovered that I’m a 1w2. I’d love to hear from others with this type and wing combination. How do you balance the inner critic and the desire for perfection associated with Type 1, with the need to help and connect with others that comes from the Type 2 wing? 🧐 I often find myself struggling between being overly critical of myself and wanting to offer support and assistance to those around me. Any tips on how to manage this internal tug-of-war? How do you ensure self-care while fulfilling your 1w2 tendencies? Looking forward to your insights and experiences! 💬 Thanks in advance! #Enneagram #1w2 #SelfCare #InnerCritic #HelpingHand

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GotwellSoonWithAG 5/28/2024 2:33:38 PM

Hi everyone! 👋 I've been exploring the Enneagram and recently identified myself as a Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I find the blend of the reformer's drive for improvement and the helper's desire to support others fascinating. Yet, I'm struggling to fully understand how these dynamics play out in everyday life. For those who identify as 1w2, how do you balance your inner critic with your nurturing side? Do you find yourself leaning more towards the perfectionist tendencies of Type 1 or the more people-focused nature of the 2 wing? How do you manage stress and maintain healthy relationships without feeling overwhelmed by your own high standards or the needs of others? Any tips, personal experiences, or resources would be greatly appreciated! 🙏 Thanks in advance for sharing your insights. 😊 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #SelfImprovement #CommunitySupport

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Sugarcane 5/28/2024 6:45:43 AM

Hello everyone! 👋 I’m trying to deepen my understanding of the 1w2 type. While I know Type 1 is known for its strive for perfection and integrity, and Type 2 is identified by its helpfulness and desire to be needed, I'm curious about how these traits blend in a 1w2. - How do the qualities of a Type 2 wing influence the core motivations and fears of a Type 1? - Can you provide examples of how a 1w2 might behave differently compared to a pure Type 1 or a Type 1 with a 9 wing? - What unique strengths and challenges do 1w2 individuals face? I'd love to hear from those who identify as 1w2 or have close relationships with 1w2s. Any personal experiences, insights, or resources you can share would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance. 😊

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LA_girl 5/27/2024 9:16:07 PM

Hey everyone! 👋 I've been diving deep into understanding Enneagram, and I'm especially interested in Type 1 with a Wing 2 (1w2). From what I've gathered, Type 1s, known as 'The Reformers', are principled, purposeful, and self-controlled, while Wing 2, 'The Helper', adds a nurturing and people-focused layer. I'm curious about how this combination plays out in real-life scenarios. How does the moral rigor of Type 1 blend with the altruistic nature of Wing 2? Are there any particular challenges or benefits that stand out for you, especially in terms of personal growth or relationships? I'd love to hear your experiences or any insights you've encountered on your journey. Thanks! 🌟 #Enneagram #1w2 #PersonalGrowth #Relationships

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WiseCracker101 5/27/2024 10:01:52 AM

Hey everyone! 👋 I’ve been exploring the Enneagram and would love to hear your insights on Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). From what I've gathered, this subtype is often described as principled, idealistic, and service-oriented, blending the perfectionistic traits of Type 1 with the people-pleasing, nurturing aspects of Type 2. For those of you who identify as a 1w2, how do you manage the balance between your desire for order and your impulse to help others? Do you find that your sense of duty can sometimes lead to burnout? Also, how do you navigate the potential inner critic from Type 1 mixed with the need for approval and connection from Type 2? Any personal experiences, coping strategies, or resource recommendations would be greatly appreciated! 🌟 Thanks! #Enneagram #Type1w2 #PersonalGrowth

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Thelma’sMagic 5/27/2024 12:54:00 AM

Hey everyone! 👋 I'm curious about the Enneagram Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I've been reading up on it and find the combination of the principled, reformer traits of Type 1, fused with the helpful, nurturing qualities of Type 2, quite fascinating. 🎨✨ For those who identify as 1w2, how do you experience this blend of characteristics in your daily life and relationships? Do you often find yourself torn between striving for perfection and wanting to assist others? How do you balance the inner critic of Type 1 and the need for connection in Type 2? Also, are there any specific challenges or growth areas you've noticed that are unique to this wing combination? Any tips or personal insights on navigating the inner tensions or maintaining healthy boundaries? Looking forward to hearing your experiences and learning more! Thanks in advance for sharing. 🙏💬 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #SelfGrowth #PersonalityExploration

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