Skip to Navigation

Personal Consulting will help you identify your goals and ambitions, and make a plan to achieve them. In the role of Personal Consultant I work a coach to help you in identifying what’s important to you and how to go about getting what you want from life.

In addition to my years of training, I’ve also developed my expertise and life skills over many years, through personal success and failure.

A Personal Consultant works in partnership with their client, it’s a collaboration. They have a gift for helping others achieve their goals, and will have qualified – as a therapist, life coach or sometimes both – in ways to help others achieve their potential by working with them.If you decide to work with a Personal Consultant you can expect that they will:

  • Establish the basis of their working relationship with you
  • Understand what is important to you, your strengths and abilities
  • Discuss your needs and help you establish your goals
  • Understand what it is you want to achieve
  • Help you clarify your thinking around your aims and ambitions
  • Help prioritise and plan the steps needed to achieve them
  • Monitor progress with you and help you build on your success
  • Review key stages to consolidate new learning and habits
  • Withdraw when their job is done.
  • Personal Consulting is Solution Focused. When I’m working with a client we don’t spend time analysing or worrying about problems and their causes, we are more interested in effects and outcomes.
  • Though they have expertise, a Personal Consultant does not provide expert advice or instruction, they help their clients by identifying natural strengths and successes, and building on them.
  • Personal Consulting helps you improve and grow as a person, moving towards your goals and ambitions, amplifying and developing your creative mind-set and your life-skills in the process.

Personal Consulting is useful for:

  • Devoting some time to what you want in your life
  • increasing resilience and reducing stress
  • Improving personal decision-making
  • Developing a greater sense of control and peace of mind,
  • Building confidence and self-esteem
  • Understanding and focusing on personal and professional goals
  • Identifying the client’s passions, desires, values and priorities
  • Sorting out what is important to the individual and enabling them to move towards it or do more of it.

The nature of the personal consultancy process requires that client and consultant to develop a confidential partnership that is mutually trusting, respectful and focused. Success always belongs to the client, the Personal Consultant is the facilitator.

Contact me to discuss your needs.

 

My approach

solution focused approach

How I approach therapy and coaching I use a Solution Focused approach. When people have something they want to change in their lives it is useful to work towards solutions, rather than to just focus problems and speculate on their causes. My Solution Focused approach…

Learn more

Personal Consulting and Life Choices

Personal consulting life choices

Personal consulting helps with life choices. When you feel stuck, or you need someone to bounce ideas off, or talk them through before making an important decision.

I developed the model out of necessity, I’ve published an article explaining how and why.

Learn more

Skype coaching and therapy

skype coaching and therapy

Distance need not be an obstacle to getting guidance and support. Many of my clients choose to use Skype or the ‘phone for, coaching, brief therapy and even training.

It’s convenient, and there’s no waiting! A Skype session is simple to schedule, easy to access and you can do it from the comfort of your home or office.

Learn more

Latest from the blog

Conversational Insights and Openings

We frequently abandon conversations before they really get started. Once sparks begin to fly – or we fear that they will – we back off.

Yet that is precisely the moment to engage in discussion, but that would require commitment to overcoming the fears of our own imaginings. Our excuse is that that to keep talking will make things worse. It doesn’t, if you go about it the right way.

The trouble is, no-one ever tells us how to do it, so we grow up with childish notions about opposition automatically leading to a fight.

That only happens because we make it happen by fighting.

Continue reading

How to Remedy Guilty Feelings

Manage feelings, confidence boosting

If you are troubled by unwanted feelings of guilt, here’s an exercise that can help. It is part of my soon-to-be-released online course ‘How to be Free of Guilt’.

The trick is to make the feelings disappear by making mischief.

Continue reading
FREE DOWNLOAD - Get it now.

How to be more Resilient

Get my super-helpful guide '9 Steps to Resilience' absolutely FREE, when you subscribe to my newsletter.

Understand the steps to resilience and you can develop the ability to cope with problems and setbacks with less stress and more confidence.
close-link