Enneagram Character Type 2: The Helper
The Helper – known to be always prioritizing other needs over their own. Josh Keefe goes into depth of this personality type and covers some character examples from movies that fit. Learn about the different kinds of Helper from unhealthy to average to healthy and what kind of growth this type of character can achieve for an effective arc.
- The Growth Journey of all Helpers is the lowering of self-inflated pride and the embracing to humility.
- Healthy Helpers have a common theme of saving and loving others from a truly selfless place. They don't need to have their needs met indirectly or inflate themselves with pride.
- Unhealthy Helpers repress a lot of pain and believe that they cannot be rejected. Love is not love to them. When love is not reciprocated, they become dangerous.