The Enneagram Path of Transformation in Light of Dante’s Divine Comedy

Beatrice Chestnut

Beatrice Chestnut, PhD, MA, is a licensed psychotherapist, executive coach, and business consultant based in San Francisco. She has a PhD in communication studies and an MA in clinical psychology. A student of the Enneagram system of personality since 1990, she is author of the books The Complete Enneagram: 27 Paths to Greater Self-Knowledge and The 9 Types of Leadership: Mastering the Art of People in the 21st-Century Workplace. She has taught at Northwestern University and was trained in group facilitation at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business. She served as President of the International Enneagram Association from 2006-2007, was founding co-editor of the IEA’s Enneagram Journal in 2008, and teaches workshops on the Enneagram internationally, focusing on using it as a tool for leadership development and personal transformation.