Herb Pearce Enneagram Personality Types, Communication & Growth

35+ Years of Teaching and Counseling

Counseling Overview

Herb will help you understand yourself and your motivations. Herb's counseling helps individuals, couples and families quickly gain the clarity, insight and improved communication that they have been desiring in their personal growth and relationships. Herb has the ability to explain things with sensitivity, compassion and understanding to support change in a gentle, yet very practical way.



Herb has been a psychotherapist for 35 years, helping people with:


  • Personality self-understanding
  • Personality development and improvement
  • Conflict resolution
  • Stress management
  • Addictions
  • Self-esteem and self-care
  • Relationship issues
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Communication skill development
  • Understanding personality styles
  • Understanding relationship dynamics
  • Understanding past relationships
  • Social skill building
  • Coupling and parenting in regard to personality differences
  • Spirituality
  • Life change

Individual Coaching—Herb uses the Enneagram and Myers-Briggs, among other systems, as tools for self-development and for improved relationship-building with others. Herb will help you understand your unique personality makeup and process and he adds high level empathy and clear explanations. His specialty is to support you in developing your inherent strengths, support trait development outside your comfort zone and he coaches you on enhancing your relationship communication skills. You will communicate with more confidence, expertise and satisfaction to the unique relationships in your life.

He sensitively guides you in your personal growth process, yet is clear and direct in what your process will likely be, as well as give you the tools that you help you accomplish the changes you want.

Couples Counseling—Herb's speciality is in working with couples. He quickly hones in on very specific information about personality differences and reveals the couple's dynamics that manifest in discord and conflict. Herb then designs communication tips for the couple's personal issues, helping them develop their own skills to ensure what they learned in the session works effectively when they are on their own. Many couples report that one session with Herb is worth many sessions with other couples therapists. You'll gain the clarity and confidence to make useful and needed changes in your relationship.

Family Counseling—Herb has worked with many families to understand the unique needs and motivations of each family member and how each person can be a more effective communicator. Miracles often occur quickly where family interaction becomes more harmonious, fun and mutually rewarding as each family member develops some of the best traits of everyone in the family and learns ways to relate to the unique personality of each other.

Herb is based in Arlington, Massachusetts. He is available for coaching in person, by phone or Skype. You can call on the spot or set up an appointment. Payment is by cash, check, credit card or PayPal.