Using the power of knowledge to transform and heal

TONI MARIE CLIFTON, MPH, the Director of the Enneagram Center, has over 40 years of experience in mental health. With an undergraduate and a master's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, she trained in both analytical psychology and social work. She continued her studies with such notable teachers as Virginia Satir, Brugh Joy, Angeles Arrien, Hamid Ali (A. H. Almaas), Mother Meera, David Daniels and Helen Palmer. In 1988, she was appointed to the Board of Directors that established the first Professional Enneagram Certification Training with Helen Palmer. Combining her in-depth knowledge of the Enneagram with her broad ranging studies in both psychology and philosophy, she is able to offer a very grounded and insightful way of working with life patterns.

Toni Marie has taught the Enneagram throughout North America and abroad and while living in CA, she established the Enneagram Center in Marin County, CA. She now resides in North Carolina and her private practice includes chaplaincy program training, individuals, couples, workshops and study groups. She is a well-respected speaker and has presented at both International and National Enneagram Association Conferences; she has also facilitated exemplar panels for IEA Conferences.

Her DVDs of Panels come highly recommended by other Certified Enneagram Professionals.


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Mailing address:
Enneagram Center
P. O. Box 974
Oak Island, NC 28465