Enneagram Type and Wing 1w2

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MusicJunkie 5/23/2024 2:51:59 AM

Hi everyone! 👋 I've been exploring the nuances of being a 1w2 and I'm curious to hear from others who identify with this type and wing combination. For those of you who are 1w2, how do you balance the strong inner need for perfection (from Type 1) with the outward desire to help and nurture others (from Wing 2)? Sometimes I find the perfectionist tendencies can make it challenging to delegate or accept when things are not done "just right," but at the same time, I feel a deep sense of fulfillment when I'm able to support and care for others. How do you navigate this delicate balance and what strategies or perspectives have helped you integrate these two aspects of your personality? Looking forward to your insights! 😊 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #SelfGrowth #Perfectionism #HelpingOthers

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DWTourmemories 5/22/2024 4:22:41 PM

Hello everyone 😊, I’m diving deeper into understanding Enneagram types and their wings, and I'm especially interested in the 1w2 combination. As perfectionists with a drive to help, how does this play out in real-life scenarios? 🧐 For those of you who identify as a 1w2, how do you balance your need for order and high standards with the empathetic and people-oriented nature of the 2 wing? Do you find this combination challenging in any specific situations, like at work or in relationships? Also, how do you practice self-care given the 1’s inner critic and the 2’s inclination to prioritize others' needs? Any tips or personal experiences would be greatly appreciated! Looking forward to your insights and stories 🌟 Thanks!

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SideToSideEnthusiast 5/22/2024 6:42:50 AM

Hi everyone! 👋🏻 I'm curious about the dynamics of being a 1w2 in the Enneagram system. I know that Type 1 is often referred to as "The Reformer," emphasizing morality, perfection, and a desire for improvement. On the other hand, Type 2, "The Helper," focuses on being supportive, caring, and nurturing. For those who identify as 1w2, how do you balance or experience these sometimes conflicting traits? Do you find the drive for perfection blends seamlessly with the urge to assist and support others, or are there tensions? 🤔 How does the influence of the Type 2 wing shape your goals, relationships, and personal growth journey? Any real-life examples or insights on how you navigate daily life would be really valuable! Thanks in advance for your thoughts and wisdom. 🌿 #Enneagram #1w2 #PersonalGrowth

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Snowdays 5/21/2024 7:26:45 PM

Hey everyone! 👋 I'm diving deeper into understanding the 1w2 personality type and would love to hear your insights. How do you see the blend of the core Type 1 (The Reformer) with the secondary Type 2 (The Helper) manifest in daily life or relationships? Specifically, how does the 1w2 balance the drive for perfection and improvement with the strong desire to be helpful and supportive? Any personal experiences, tips for growth, or advice on navigating the challenges of this wing would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance! 😊

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brandnewday365 5/21/2024 8:54:11 AM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm diving deeper into the Enneagram and I'm particularly curious about the dynamics of the Type 1w2. How do you all experience or observe the interaction between the critical, perfectionistic nature of a Type 1 and the helpful, people-oriented tendencies of the 2 wing? Do any of you with a 1w2 personality find that the helper aspect softens the inner critic, or does it sometimes add to the pressure of trying to be “perfect” in helping others? Any personal stories, insights, or tips on balancing these traits would be greatly appreciated. Thanks! 😊 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #PersonalGrowth

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BasicWhiteGirl 5/20/2024 10:51:14 PM

Hey everyone! 👋 I'm intrigued by the dynamics of being a 1w2 and would love to hear your experiences. How do you find the interplay between the perfectionistic, principled side of Type 1 and the compassionate, helper instincts of Wing 2? Do you feel the tensions between striving for ideals and wanting to support others? How do you balance self-criticism with being empathetic? Additionally, how does this blend of traits impact your relationships and career choices? Any insights or personal stories would be greatly appreciated! 🌱✨ #Enneagram #1w2 #PersonalGrowth

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ShadowReverie 5/19/2024 7:39:34 PM

Hello everyone! 👋 I've been exploring my Enneagram journey and have identified as a Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I understand that Type 1s are often called "The Reformers" and 2s are "The Helpers," but I'm curious about how the wing influences the core type's characteristics and behavior. For those who are 1w2 or have studied this type extensively: 1. How do you see the 2 wing manifesting in everyday reactions and decision-making? 2. What unique challenges and strengths arise from this combination? 3. Any tips for balancing the desire for perfection (Type 1) with the need to help and support others (Type 2)? Would love to hear your personal experiences, observations, or any resources you found helpful. Thanks in advance! 🌟 #Enneagram #1w2 #TypeOne #SelfDiscovery

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EtherealTwilight 5/19/2024 2:12:08 PM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm diving deeper into understanding my Enneagram type and I've identified as a 1w2. I resonate a lot with the reformer aspect of the Type 1, but I also feel a strong urge to help others, which I believe comes from my wing 2. I'm curious, how do other 1w2s experience the blend of their core Type 1 traits mixed with the Type 2 wing? How do you balance the drive for perfection and integrity with the desire to nurture and support others? 🤔 Also, do you find that you lean more heavily into one type over the other in certain situations? For example, do you become more critical and detail-oriented at work (Type 1) but more empathetic and caring in your personal relationships (Type 2)? I'd love to hear your experiences and any tips you might have for managing the strengths and challenges of being a 1w2. Thanks! 🌟 #Enneagram #1w2 #PersonalityJourney #SelfAwareness

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SweetTwitterrific 5/19/2024 8:24:01 AM

Hello everyone 🌟, I'm diving deeper into understanding Enneagram Type 1w2, and I’m curious about how this combination plays out in daily life. I know that Type 1s, the Reformers, are driven by their strong sense of right and wrong and a desire to improve the world around them. When combined with the Helper wing (Type 2), it seems like this would add an element of wanting to support and care for others. How does the Type 2 wing influence the typical Type 1's striving for perfection? Do you find that the 1w2 blend creates more inner conflict, or does it help balance the inner critic with compassion? Also, how do 1w2s typically handle stress and relationships? I would love to hear personal experiences or observations from those who identify as 1w2 or know someone who does. Any insights, tips, or stories would be greatly appreciated 🌼. Thank you!

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SkyeBlue23 5/19/2024 2:08:29 AM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm curious about the dynamics of being a 1w2. I understand that Type 1, the Reformer, is often driven by a desire for perfection and adherence to rules, while Type 2, the Helper, focuses on helping others and seeking appreciation. For those of you who identify as 1w2, how do you find these motivations interact in your daily life? Do you feel a pull more towards justice and correctness (Type 1) or towards compassion and support (Type 2)? 🧠❤️ Also, how do you balance the critical nature of Type 1 with the nurturing side of Type 2 without feeling overwhelmed? Any tips or personal experiences you'd like to share would be awesome! 😊 Looking forward to hearing your thoughts. Thanks a ton! 🙌

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