Personal Mastery Program


This program consists of a self-development process using the Enneagram for meaningful psycho-spiritual personal growth.

The program guides the serious Enneagram student through a supportive path of self-observation and developmental challenges that address limiting psychological patterns, aim to heal early hurts that support habitual defenses, and open up space for inner growth.

This program includes three courses:

  • Inner Work Retreat A: Enneagram 2.0,
  • Inner Work Retreat B: The Transformational Enneagram, and
  • Inner Work Retreat C: The Alchemical Enneagram.
  • In addition to these three live events, the program includes “Integration” work after each retreat, to support students in continuing their inner work beyond the events, with the support of Chestnut Paes staff therapists.

The following benefits accrue to the student who engages in and completes the personal certification process:

  • Deep understanding of own inner process and application of Enneagram model to self-development path.
  • Support from a staff of experienced, trained professionals in a structured process of self-development.
  • The greater flexibility, freedom of choice, and inner peace that rewards those who commit to a serious program of inner work.
  • Membership in a community of like-minded individuals committed to inner work.
  • Eligibility for exclusive advanced special retreats and workshops that may be offered in the future.
  • Discounted prices for repeating Inner Work Retreats

Professional Certification Program

Outer Impact

This program is designed to help you deepen your Enneagram knowledge and skill to more significantly help other people in your life or at work. This program is not only for coaches, therapists, teachers and other professionals, but it is also for leaders of all kinds of teams (corporate or not), as well as people interested in better apply this system in parenting or with family and friends.

This program includes three courses:

  • Developing Powerful Enneagram Skills Workshop (typically lasts five days, formerly Professional Workshop 1) and
  • Providing Effective Enneagram Assessment and Solutions Workshop (typically lasts five days, formerly Workshop 2), plus
  • Enneagram 2.0: Inner Work Retreat A, the first inner work retreat from the Chestnut Paes Personal Mastery Program (typically lasts from five to six days).
  • In addition to these three live events, the certification also includes “Integration” work after each workshop, to extend and deepen learning through the support and guidance of Chestnut Paes staff coaches.

Participants who complete all the work toward this certification will be awarded a formal certificate and a downloadable CP Enneagram Academy professional stamp that signifies the accomplishment of a rigorous program of in-depth Enneagram training and a superior capacity to assist clients in their development using the Enneagram system of personality.

Professionals who sign up for the CP Enneagram Academy Professional Certification to use the Enneagram as a tool for outer impact receive the following benefits:

  • High-quality training from leading Enneagram experts about how to effectively apply this uniquely effective tool in professional settings.
  • Support from a staff of experienced professionals in a structured process of professional development.
  • An opportunity to learn the latest and best information about Enneagram theory and practice not available anywhere else.
  • Deep understanding of own professional development process using the Enneagram and application of the Enneagram model to help other people.
  • Inclusion of listing of professional profile on the CP Enneagram Academy web site as a recommended professional certified by us to integrate the Enneagram in a high-quality way in their work.
  • Membership in a community of like-minded individuals committed to Enneagram applications that can also serve as a supportive professional network for continued learning, client referrals, and marketing opportunities.
  • The Certified CP Enneagram Academy Professional stamp that signals to the professional community a high level of Enneagram expertise.
  • Invitation to advanced private workshops.

Discounted prices for select CP Enneagram Academy products and services, including repeating CP Enneagram Academy’s Professional Workshops.