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What was David Grove actually like?

What was David Grove actually like?

I wasn’t a close friend of his, but I was lucky enough to interview David Grove, creator of Clean Language, at the NLP Conference in November 2005 at the very beginning of my own journey with Clean. It was the first interview he’d given since 1996, and I was fresh...

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Who was David Grove?

Who was David Grove?

David Grove, creator of Clean Language, came from New Zealand, and had European and Maori ancestry. He graduated with a BSc from the University of Canterbury, NZ in 1972, then studied Business Administration for a postgraduate degree. He had some contact with the...

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Should I only use clean language in my report?

Almost certainly! However, I suspect you are asking about a different kind of clean language from the type featured on this website. The 'Clean Language' we use, teach and promote is a specialist interviewing and coaching tool which is good for getting really clear...

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Can I find Clean Language on Amazon?

Clean Language: Revealing Metaphors and Opening Minds by Wendy Sullivan and Judy Rees is published by Crown House and is available from Amazon worldwide. Clean Language has been an Amazon.co.uk category bestseller since early in 2009, when it gained a number one spot...

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Where can I discuss Clean Language online?

Whatever your area of interest, online discussion boards and social networking sites can be great places to find like-minded people. And the world of Clean Language enthusiasts is no exception. Some online resources for meeting people, finding practice partners and...

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Where can I find Clean Language therapy?

Clean Language was originally devised by the late David Grove as a therapeutic process. He travelled the world presenting workshops, where he shared his ideas to thousands of psychotherapists worldwide, notably in the USA, UK, France and New Zealand. Some of these...

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Why would I choose Clean Language for coaching?

Because you can expect lasting results and a sense of empowerment, where you as the client are in the driving seat.  Clean Language coaching differs markedly from some of the ‘coaching’ seen on the reality TV shows, which often looks more like bullying! In a Clean...

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Where do I start?

Of course, it depends what you would like to have happen! If you're curious and you'd like to find out more, the most usual steps are: - Read Clean Language: Revealing Metaphors and Opening Minds - Experiment with a pack of Clean Change Cards - Read articles on this...

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