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Problems, Remedies, Outcomes

20 August, 2007 by Marian Way

The theme of last night's meeting was the PRO (Problem, Remedy, Outcome) Model. This followed on from last month's meeting when we were looking at what aspects of experience to 'go for'. At the start of a session, developing the client's outcome makes it easier to know what to go for as the metaphor landscape develops: you know what you are trying to achieve. And sometimes, developing the outcome is all that is needed for the client to have a significant 'shift' in their perception.

Aspects of Experience: What Do You ‘Go For’?

16 July, 2007 by Marian Way

When you're working with someone using Clean Language, how do you decide which aspect of their experience you will get them to pay attention to?

That was the question at the heart of last night's Practice Group meeting...

Melting Pot Emerges from 1st Meeting

18 June, 2007 by Marian Way

Last night was the first meeting of the new Clean Language Practice Group for the Hampshire and West Sussex area.

Seven people attended and we spent the time asking each other Clean Language questions to determine what kind of group we want to be...

Modelling Change: Giving Up Smoking

23 March, 2007 by Marian Way

Clean Language can be used in many different contexts and for different reasons. For example, you can use it simply to model different aspects of experience. I have always been very interested in how change happens, so decided to use Clean Language to model a change that my husband experienced....

Creativity is Change

17 February, 2007 by Marian Way

Musing about creativity and wondering what it might be, since it is not a thing, it occurred to me that there are aspects of the creative process that are similar to the process of change in general.

The Kaiser Chiefs’ Creative Process

16 February, 2007 by Marian Way

On Radio 2 this morning, Alex Lester interviewed the Kaiser Chiefs (the inde rock band) about their creative process.

Creative / Not Creative

8 February, 2007 by Marian Way

When I am working on the 'technical' bits of a website - choosing colours, getting columns to line up properly in a table, or buying stock photos, for example - I often wonder whether other people would describe the process as 'creative'.

Diana Orders Up Holiday Sunshine - and Gets It!

9 November, 2006 by Marian Way

What happened when Diana Gibbs jokingly remarked that she’d like some sunshine for her holiday.

Headless Chicken Gets to See the Big Picture

18 May, 2006 by Marian Way

Have you ever felt you were behaving like a headless chicken, or as though you were under a big black cloud; have you suffered from jangling nerves or painful tension in your neck and shoulders?

Healing a Physical Symptom at Long Distance

31 December, 2004 by Marian Way

How Judy Yero healed her wrist using email coaching from Marian.