This Values Mode is the most extreme form of self-reflective individualism. The one word to describe them would be “aware”. Ethics figure strongly in their lives, but it is more of a “situational ethics”, rather than the “deep ethics” found in the Concerned Ethicals.
They have a much higher energy level and degree of self-sufficiency than Values Modes 1 and 2. The high energy levels, self awareness and need for growth situations (pushing their own boundaries) creates an eclecticism in their behaviours that can be confusing to others. They must break the chrysalis of reality for their evolving identities to emerge.
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