The magic and mastery of Metaphors

Topic: The magic and mastery of Metaphors

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Metaphors create powerful images and invite energetic & emotional awareness. They can draw forth imagination, unlock creativity and simulate resourcefulness.In this session we are going to play with and explore the use of metaphor in coaching. The learning outcomes will include:

  1. How to listen for metaphors in client conversations
  2. Steps to elicit metaphors for creativity in problem solving
  3. Use of Clean language
  4. When and how to use Guided Imagery as tool for creativity


About the presenter:

Patrick WilliamsDr. Patrick Williams, Ed. D., MCC, BCC
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One of the early pioneers of coaching, Pat is often called the ambassador of life coaching. He has been a licensed psychologist since 1980 and began Executive Coaching in 1990 with Hewlett Packard, IBM, Kodak and other companies along the front range of Colorado.

After graduating from Coach U, he started his own coach training school, the Institute for Life Coach Training (ILCT), (1997) which specializes in training those with a human services orientation.

Pat is a past board member of the International Coach Federation (ICF). He is past president of ACTO, the Association of Coach Training Organizations and an honorary VP of the Association of Coaching Psychology. He is founding member of Harvard University’s Institute of Coaching and a member of Forbes Coaching Council.

In May 2006, Pat was awarded the first Global Visionary Fellowship by the Foundation of Coaching for his Coaching the Global Village (; an initiative to bring coaching methodologies to villages in developing countries and to leaders of non profits and nongovernmental organizations who serve them. He is passionate about coaching and dedicated to ensuring it remains a respected profession.

He is the author of 7 coaching books. His latest book “Getting Naked” is about being Emotionally Transparent at the right time, right place and with the right person and is for the wider audience of readers.

About the facilitator:

TarunaTaruna Aggarwal, ACC

Taruna is an Associate Certified Coach (ACC). Taruna works with her clients to Be the Best That they Can, given their unique set of circumstances and mindsets. She guides her clients to Realign and Redefine Goals for a Holistic living. Her Trust based Coaching Relationship enables clients to experience a safe space where fresh possibilities and options emerge and transformation begins. She focuses on Life Coaching – Work-life balance, Career path, Personal & Professional Leadership, Self-esteem and Relationship management. She designs and delivers Workshops and Seminars for Youth Empowerment and Skills for Success in the age of disruption.


Note : Registration will close at 2359 hours on 24th October 2017.

Event Properties

Event Date [ 25-Oct-2017 ] @ 8:00 pm
Event End Date [ 25-Oct-2017 ] @ 9:30 pm
Cut off date [ 24-Oct-2017 ] @ 11:55 pm
Individual Price S$10.00
Location Online (Link to be sent 1 day before webinar)
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