"A thought-provoking primer on the Enneagram and its meaning and uses. The Modern Enneagram will be immediately practical and exceptionally helpful to readers young and old."
—Tom Condon, internationally recognized Enneagram trainer and author
"The Modern Enneagram offers a fresh look at this ancient system. Clear, concise, thoughtful and illuminating, this book provides insight into the theory of the Enneagram and also offers excellent examples for application in life, love and work. It is a necessary addition to any Enneagram library."
—Deborah Ooten, PhD., CEO/Owner Conscious Living Center, Conscious Dynamics, LLC
"In The Modern Enneagram, Melanie Bell and Kacie Berghoef have provided a concise, clear, and accurate introduction to the Enneagram. They cover a wide range of knowledge, and include personal examples and illustrations that make learning the Enneagram an easier and enjoyable process. If you are looking to learn more about this system of understanding ourselves and others, start here."
—Russ Hudson, Co-author of The Wisdom of the Enneagram
About the Author
KACIE BERGHOEF is an Enneagram Institute Authorized Teacher, workshop leader, and researcher. She is particularly dedicated to finding new applications of the Enneagram, from developing practical applications to teaching communication skills to tech-industry professionals and managers. Kacie is a graduate of the social work program at University of California, Berkeley, and was awarded the Don Riso memorial scholarship. A two-time recipient of an Enneagram Institute scholarship, Kacie is accredited by the International Enneagram Association (IEA).
MELANIE BELL is an Enneagram Institute Authorized Teacher and accredited by the IEA. A graduate of the University of New Brunswick and Concordia University, she leads workshops and courses on the Enneagram, aligned to the Riso-Hudson method. Melanie has twice received a scholarship from the Enneagram Institute, and currently teaches at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, CA.