“You will leave these workshops with new practical understanding that you can readily apply to your life and work.”

Upcoming Events:  2017 – 2019

(Update: 13 September 2017)

Location of most events: 574 Toronto Street (entrance on Powell Street), Victoria, BC V8V 1P3
For additional information, please email: info@canadianenneagram.ca

Enneagram Workshops

Enneagram Workshops are designed to go further into learning and understanding ourselves and our interactions with others.  The Enneagram can be used as a tool to expose, experience and enhance our self awareness. These on-the-edge workshops are focused on applying Enneagram knowledge and experience to our personal and work lives.

Cost:   $250.00 for 2-day;   $370.00 for 3-day;   $490 for 4-day
Payment: Cash, Paypal, Visa, Interac or cheque to the CIES
Register: Please register 2 weeks in advance of workshop. Meeting space is limited.
Cancellation: No refund within 5 days of the workshop start date

2017 Workshops
September 9 – 10

With focus on:
Our Different Ways of Viewing Ourselves, Our World, and Life – An Introduction to the Enneagram of Personality Types and Centres of Intelligence
  • the 9 different worldviews, beliefs, passions, fixations
  • the uses of the 3 different types of intelligence
  • coping using the centres of intelligence
  • what can ‘go wrong’ and makes us miserable
  • November 4 – 5

    With focus on:
    How We Each Cope – An introduction to the Enneagram of Personality Types through the lens of “Stress”
  • how each personality perceives stress
  • how each personality attempts to cope with stress
  • using our centres of intelligence in stressful situations
  • November 15

    With focus on:

    Enhancing Psychotherapy Efficacy – Treating Dysfunctional Behaviour and Beliefs with Knowledge of the Enneagram of Personality Types
  • Target Audience: Psychologists & Psychotherapists Only
  • Identifying core issues, motivations and on treatment methods
  • Workshop details, fee & registration: //bit.ly/PsychTher1
  • (Note: Normal workshop fee does not apply)
  • 2018 Workshops
    February 24 – 25

    With focus on:
    An Introductory Exploration into our Instinctual Motivations
  • recognizing the 3 Basic Instincts that are the “motor”  behind our Personalities’ patterns
  • how instincts can lead us to confounding addictive-like behaviours that seem beyond our control
  • the initial recognition our own instinctual reactions and influences
  • April 14 – 15

    With focus on:
    Exploring Our Centres of Intelligence
  • identifying the qualities of experience in the Mind, Heart, Body
  • recognizing, exploring and sharing the wisdom and form of communication of each
  • directly experiencing three-centred awareness to have direct access to our Essential nature, wisdom and support
  • June 16 – 19

    With focus on:

    Experiencing Each of the Enneagram Personality Types & Their Energy Within Us (Note: Familiarity with the Enneagram is Advised)
  • exploring the experience of each type when functional and dysfunctional
  • exploring the embodied / energetic qualitative experiences of Mind, Heart, Body in each type
  • enhancing our compassion for our own tendencies and compulsions and those of others
  • experiencing being “stuck” and how to disengage from being “stuck”
  • September 15 – 16

    With focus on:
    Hello Enneagram! An Introduction to the Enneagram of Personality Types, a Walk-Around-The-Enneagram
  • the map of the Enneagram in terms of our personalities
  • what are personalities?
  • a basic descriptive introduction to 9 different types
  • identifying our personality patterns
  • November 17 – 18

    With focus on:
    Exploring Conflict – How Each Enneagram Personality Type Responds
  • the difference between stress and conflict
  • identifying conflict for the nine 9 types
  • identifying and understanding the 3 basic reactions to conflict and their personal variations
  • identifying our own conflict-related reactions and responses
  • identifying strategies to further aid our choices and responses when experiencing conflict
  • 2019 Workshops
    February 23 – 24


    With focus on:
    What We Say & What We Mean - Effective and Confounding Communication & the Enneagram of Personality Types
  • overview of the Enneagram of Personality Types:
  • the motivation
  • focus of each type
  • how each type presents itself
  • the meaning / intention of each type
  • exploring our own personality’s communication and needs
  • April 13- 14


    With focus on:
    Our Essential Nature & Gifts – Who We Are & Our Unfolding – The Enneagram and Spiritual Development
  • identifying the Gifts of each of the 9 personality types
  • exploring how these gifts reflect our Essential Nature – the intimate, expansive Grace and beauty of us
  • recognizing our gifts and exploring these within three-centred awareness
  • methods to recognize this in our everyday lives
  • September 14 – 15

    With focus on:
    Exploring our Psychic Structures (Note: Familiarity with the Enneagram is Advised)
  • identifying the structures within our psyches that are ”building blocks” for our personalities patterns and fixations
  • identification of the natural abilities of each structure’s benefits and challenges – e.g. permeability, flexibility, rigidity
  • increased understanding and compassion for our gifts and challenges and those of others
  • November 16 – 17

    With focus on:
    Scrambling and Getting “Stuck” in Our Stuff & How to Get “Un-Stuck”
  • overuse and underuse of the 3 centres of intelligence – Body, Heart, Mind
  • “scrambling” and getting “caught” in the compulsions of our fixations and losing touch with personal vibrant Truth and guidance
  • identifying the personal experience of being scrambled
  • exploring and practicing personally applied methods to stop scrambling and automatic-like responses – to move to our true intent and aliveness
  • CIES Enneagram Training Intensive

    Training Intensive: Training the Enneagram Facilitator/Teacher -
    This 8-day intensive and rigorous programme trains us to lead, teach and facilitate Enneagram knowledge and experience using the map of the Enneagram as our guide. This is the ”how to” of teaching the Enneagram with emphasis on applied practice. CIES accreditation available on completion of requirements. This programme is accredited by the International Enneagram Association.

    Date:  June 15 – 22, 2019  (8 days)
    Cost: $1,595.00.  50% payment required by May 17, 2019.
    Paypal or cheque to the CIES is accepted.
    Cancellation: No refund within 10 days of training start date

    Other Events

    2017
    July 8: CIES Picnic in Beacon Hill Park
    September 21-24: IEA European Conference, Helsinki, Finland – CIES Presentation
    2018
    July: CIES Picnic – date to be announced
    2019
    June 15-22: Training Intensive: Training the Enneagram Facilitator / Teacher
    (Pre-training interview is required prior to acceptance into this training)
    Cost: $1,595 with 50% deposit by May 11, 2019
    IEQ Questionnaire includes 1 coaching session: $176   Three certified coaches available (Tricia, David, Penny)
    Private Session with Penny: $170 per 1-hour session
    2-hour Speaking Event: $880
    1/2 day – 1 day Speaking Event: $1,230

    Workshops

    Introductory Workshops to the Enneagram of Personality Types:
  • Hello Enneagram! An Introduction to the Enneagram of Personality Types, a Walk-Around-The-Enneagram  (2 days)
  • How We Each Cope – An introduction to the Enneagram of Personality Types through the lens of “Stress”  (2 days)
  • Our Different Ways of Viewing Our World, and Life – and Centres of Intelligence   (2 days)
  • - Exploring Our Inner Critic and Working With It  (2 days)
    - Exploring Our Centres of Intelligence (2 days)
    - Experiencing Each of the Enneagram Personality Types & Their Energy Within Us  (4 days)
    - Exploring Conflict and How Each Enneagram Personality Type Responds (2 days)
    - Our Essential Nature & Gifts – Who We Are & Our Unfolding. The Enneagram  & Spiritual Development  (2 days)

    Instinctual Variance Workshops: One or both –
  • Workshop #1: An Introductory Exploration into our Instinctual Motivations (2 days)
  • Workshop #2: Exploring our Subtypes (2 days)
  • Communication Workshop:
    - What We Say & What We Mean - Effective and Confounding Communication and the Enneagram of                                                                                          Personality Types  (2 days)

    Note: For attendance in the Enneagram Training Intensive: Training the Facilitator / Teacher familiarity with the above workshop material is required.

    Other Recommended Workshops:

    - Exploring Our Psychic Structures (2 days)
    - How the 9 Types Process Information (2 days)
    - Subpersonalities within our Enneagram Personalities (2 days)
    - Working with “Other” Personality Types. For Healthcare professionals and coaches.
    - The Enneagram of Personalities and Easing Our Pain and Suffering (2 days)
    - One-Pointed Expanded Awareness – Our Inner Guidance and Support for our Being  (2 days)
    - Expanding Awareness of Our Centres of Intelligence (2 days)
    - Caring / Sharing Relationships and the Enneagram of Personality Types (2 days)
    - Professional Relationships and the Enneagram of Personality Types (2 days)
    - Scrambling and Getting “Stuck” in Our Stuff & How to Get “Un-Stuck” (2 days)
    - The Cycle of Loss and Grief & the Enneagram of Personality Types (2 days)