Their support creates a positive dynamic in group situations. The typology that takes care of others: generous, demonstrative, aiming to please them. The problem is that “putting others first” makes Twos secretly angry and resentful, feelings they work hard to repress or deny.

This is something which can also be misunderstood, as men aren’t necessarily seen as being the nurturing types. They are generous people, with a naturally strong sense of empathy towards others. Try to become more conscious of your own motives when you decide to help someone.

• Basic desire: to feel loved • The message of the superego: “You will be fine or okay if you are loved by others and if you are close to them. We champion the narrative of being proactive about looking after the mind.

They care about being someone who can provide for those around them and so they can utilize their sense of charisma in order to accomplish these things. Undermine people, making belittling, disparaging remarks. Transformational work entails going into dark places in ourselves, and this very much goes against the grain of the Two’s personality structure, which prefers to see itself in only the most positive, glowing terms.

Always ready to be helpful, others often depend on you.

You want to be liked and are always ready with an easy smile, helpful advice or a friendly compliment. Sometimes, you are so focused on others, that you don’t pay attention to your own unmet needs and feelings. McCoy” (Star Trek). You see yourself as approachable, nurturing and thoughtful.

For example, Enneagram Type 2 Wing 3 personalities are ideal hosts, who want to make everyone feel welcome and comfortable. The book, The Enneagram Type 2: The Supportive Advisor offers the most detailed information available anywhere. Careers and Hobbies. Although others may not express their feelings in a way that you want, they may be letting you know in other ways how much they care about you.

Without this reciprocation, the Helper may try to manipulate situations and feelings to get the recognition the individual feels is much deserved. Type 2s have a natural desire to be accepted by others. Copyright © 2020 Personality Unleashed |. The love and concern they feel—and the genuine good they do—warms their hearts and makes them feel worthwhile. If you are the Enneagram Type 2 with the 3 Wing, you desire to appear attractive.

Those of this type will often do more than what is necessary to feel this type of acceptance from those around them. Spiritual Path Your spiritual journey is about reclaiming your sense of humility. Unconsciously, you may feel needy and want to be taken care of by others. You take pride in your ability to comfort and support others. This is because someone of this type is likely to step in to help others whenever a need arises.

They can blend into different situations, knowing how to navigate their environment by how they respond to other people.

I like being involved in peoples’ lives. Let it be: either they will remember your kindness themselves and thank you in their own way or they will not. Nevertheless, they eventually erupt in various ways, disrupting Twos’ relationships and revealing the inauthenticity of many of the average to unhealthy Two’s claims about themselves and the depth of their “love.”. If you can recognize what others. You have developed the gift of flattery to the level of an art form because you see how this skill can be a currency for creating intimate rapport.



Level 5: Become overly intimate and intrusive: they need to be needed, so they hover, meddle, and control in the name of love. At their best they are empathetic and self-sacrificing people, who will do just about anything to make others happy, especially those they love.

You may feel that in order to have your needs met by others, you must meet their needs first. In some cases, a person with a Type 2 personality sacrifices their desires and needs to make sure that others can realize their dreams. They can sometimes make seemingly excessive …

In addition, fictional characters who have this personality type include Santa Clause and the Fairy Godmother.

We have named personality type Two The Helper because people of this type are either the most genuinely helpful to other people or, when they are less healthy they are the most highly invested in seeing themselves as helpful. “All of my jobs revolved around helping people.

Level 9: Able to excuse and rationalize what they do since they feel abused and victimized by others and are bitterly resentful and angry. For the type 2 male it does set them apart, as they are more likely to be caretakers than anything else.

They must be cautious when handling confrontations or arguments. This can sometimes lead the type 2 individual to neglect their own needs, not realizing that they need to take time for themselves as well. Twos are empathetic, sincere, and warm-hearted. Thanks for your support! In a family or work setting, they strive to create a nurturing and supportive environment.