American, leading Enneagram specialist. Helen Palmer was introduced to the Enneagram by Claudio Naranjo in the late 1960s. Since that time she has become a specialist in the field of Enneagram studies. A teacher of psychology and intuition, she has made original contributions to our understanding of how meditation and awareness training relate to the nine psychological Enneagram types. Her first book The Enneagram: Understanding Yourself and the Others in Your Life is regarded as the major work on the subject. As the director of the Center for Enneagram Studies, Helen Palmer offers workshops and training sessions worldwide to business professionals, healthcare workers and spiritual teachers.