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Become a certified practitioner

Certification Track

Welcome to a unique suite of certifications in personality theory, meticulously designed for those who seek a deeper understanding of the human psyche. These certifications are more than just educational programs; they are an immersive journey into the world of personality dynamics. Crafted with the utmost care, each certification combines cutting-edge research with practical applications, providing learners with an enriching experience that transcends conventional learning. Whether you are a professional aiming to enhance your expertise or an individual intrigued by the complexities of human behavior, these certifications offer a transformative pathway. They equip you with the tools to not only grasp the subtleties of different personality types but also to apply this knowledge in diverse contexts, from personal development to professional counseling. Embrace this opportunity to become a certified expert in personality theory and embark on a journey that promises both personal growth and professional excellence.

Become a Master at Enneagram Tritype® and the
16 Personality Types

Personality Matrix Certification

Personality Matrix Certification Overview

Master the Secrets to Personality Type

For the first time ever Joyce and Katherine are offering a Personality Matrix Certification! 

Master Profilers, Joyce and Katherine are combining their skills to create a certification program that covers a number of diverse typologies. 

Certification Description
For the first time ever, master profilers, Joyce Meng and Katherine Chernick Fauvre will be certifying individuals in the Personality Matrix Method which includes all three levels of personality: Instinctual Stackings (primal), Tritype® Archetypes (egoic), and 16 Personality Types (process) and their respective correlations. This innovative approach delves into the depths of personality analysis, integrating these three distinct systems.
What is the Personality Matrix? 
The Personality Matrix Certification is an in-depth certification program tailored to individuals who want to possess a deep and thorough understanding of the intricate interplay between Enneagram Tritypes® and the 16 Personality Types.
Joyce and Katherine are cross-trained in both systems and are co-mentors guiding students, which offers a more comprehensive perspective on the nuances of personality theory.

What will you Achieve?
Upon successful completion of the Personality Matrix Certification:
1. Stand out with a recognized certification by two leaders in the field of personality studies
2. Bring added expertise to your coaching sessions 
3. Cultivate a unique skill set that sets you apart in the field of personality studies
4. Making it possible to work with individuals on a deeper level
5. Rapidly reveal key insights into the complexity of someone’s personality
6. Gain insights from personalized coaching sessions and dynamic feedback
7. Deliver immediate guidance using the tools created by Joyce and Katherine  
8. Showcase your mastery of the correlations and distinctions of Tritype® Archetypes with the 16 Personality Types

Requirements for Certification with Joyce and Katherine
To achieve certification, you must meet the criteria specified below by the end of the certification process. Additionally, you must fulfill all the following requirements from both Joyce's and Katherine's side:

1. Demonstrate mastery in both systems by giving a 1-hour presentation* to Joyce and Katherine, in a 2-hour joint session with them.
2. Concluding session (2-hour length) with Joyce and Katherine.
Details on the presentation are to be determined with Joyce and Katherine.


Requirements for Certification: Joyce
1.    Purchase and watch the “Introduction to Personality Matrix”
2.    Complete a type clarification session with Joyce, followed by nine 1-hour coaching sessions
3.    Watch Joyce’s Personality Matrix Playlist, available for free on YouTube
4.    Book 3 sessions with Joyce to test your knowledge and prepare for the final presentation

Requirements for Certification: Katherine
• Complete Katherine Fauvre’s Tritype Archetypes Certification Program

Katherine's Tritype® Certification Program 
Learn to recognize the distinct facial expressions that are the hallmarks of the Nine Enneagram Types and as such the 27 Tritypes®…
• Purchase and watch the “Introduction to Personality Matrix”
• Begin with the 3-hour Tritype® Session with Katherine
• Testing Process - Book three sessions, each for 3-hours, with Katherine
• One is a Presentation, the other two are Oral Tests
• Purchase and watch all of the Tritype® courses
• Watch all of Katherine’s Tritype® Free Events and Panels on YouTube
• Read Tritype® Blogs, accessible from her home page and Tritype® page
• Read The Definitive Enneagram
• Read 27 Tritypes® Revealed, Enneastyle, Advanced Instinctual Types and Subtypes

Katherine Chernick Fauvre, the creator of Tritype® and Instinctual Stackings, is an internationally recognized personality expert. She is an IEA Accredited Teacher with Distinction and is Triple Certified: Palmer-Daniels, Riso-Hudson, and Hurley-Dobson. She is also distinguished to be the only person in the world to have attended intensives with both Claudio Naranjo and Oscar Ichazo. In 1996, Naranjo validated her 1995 Research on the Instinctual Subtypes. Her 23 qualitative research studies on the Enneagram Types and her many innovative courses correlating the Enneagram with many other fields such as Karen Horney, MBTI, Archetypes, micro-expressions, talk styles, lexicon use, gestures, and body language have made her a master profiler and thought leader in the field.

If you are interested in certification, please email

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