I am an Arts Based Therapist and a Soft Skills and Communicative English Trainer. I use creative methods including story-telling, role plays and art and music to create, and to deliver my workshops and training sessions. In addition, I am also committed to going on long walks, enjoying a cup of tea under the mango tree and taking care of my own home and children.
Leadership and Soft Skills Training Workshops
Body language or non-verbal communication leading to effective communication.
Team Building activities leading to collaboration, cooperation, sharing and understanding.
Emotional Intelligence leading to strategic thinking and better decision-making.
Problem-solving skills leading to better solutions personally and at the workplace
Personal Development and Communication Workshops
Spoken English Communication leading to empowerment, career growth and advancement, and superior self-confdence.
Public Speaking leading to improved ability to communicate and boosted self-esteem. Influence and Persuasion leading to finer employee relations
Arts Therapy Based Workshops
Staying Motivated with creative methods, leading to heightened efficiency. Thinking Positively with arts based activities, leading to greater stress management Time Management leading to clearer focus. Goal Setting leading to clarity and disciplined action
Image Management Workshops
First Impressions with insider tips on creating the best first impression. Power Dressing to help project the image of self-assurance and confidence. Grooming to help build relationships at a personal and professional level
This is what I have been doing recently at HERE.I.AM.
As an independent Consultant and Trainer, the work I do is varied, and always crafted to fit the individual needs of my clients. Typically, we can work together in two ways: I can create and deliver extensive Workshops for your Organisation, or, I can craft individual, personalised mentoring sessions for you.
Interactive Workshop on Communication and Leadership Skills for Software Associates, Calicut on 29 February 2020
The year began with a 3 hour interactive workshop for 25 employees of Software Associates, Calicut. The Workshop was very well received and the participants put on their thinking caps to come up with several innovative ideas that can be implemented in the day to day work-life in their organisation.
Communication Skills for Messrs HairFair
A communication workshop held at the premises of HairFair Clinic, Ernakulam. Targeted at nurses who deal with customers directly, this was a workshop based on role plays and activities to help the participants recognise and avoid negative behaviours while polishing their positive attitudes.
Image Management and Skilling Workshop for Level3edu.com
This was a skilling workshop targeted at young adults about to pass out of Level3 Edutech, Ernakulam. The topics covered were Image Management, grooming, Self-presentation skills and Motivation. A highly interactive Workshop, the ideas the students came up with during the 3-hour long session were completely creative and out of the box
Empanelled as a Trainer by Bodhyam
I am proud to say that I have been empanelled as a Trainer by Bodhyam, a venture by the Home Department in collaboration with the KSWDC (Kerala State Women’s Development Corporation)
Bodhyam is a gender awareness and sensitisation programme targeted at the state police personnel in order to sensitise society on gender related issues.
Personality Development Workshop for Trade Union members of the Bank of India, Chalakudy
Communication, Team-building, Leadership Skills, Time Management and Motivation were the highlights of this highly interactive 1-day Workshop
Training Workshop for Branch Managers, Trackon Couriers, Cochin
This 1-day Workshop was put together for team-bonding and empowerment.
Personality Development and Grooming Training for Teachers, Jeevass CMI Educational and Charitable Trust, Cochin
A 1-day additional skills acquisition Workshop for Teachers with First Impressions, Grooming and Body Language basics, Personal and Team empowerment as the primary focus.
Workshop for Personality Development and Grooming Training for Teachers, St Ann’s International School, Cochin
I put together this 1-day additional skills acquisition Workshop for Teachers. Grooming and Body Language basics, Personal and Team empowerment, and Leadership were a few highlights.
Training and Mentoring on Personality Development for graduating students of the Edusol Academy, Aluva, Cochin
This was an extensive 5-day Workshop for young adults to equip them with skills for the workplace. The primary goals were to build up communication skills and boost confidence.
Content Writing Extensive Workshop for employees of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), Nagpur and Solapur, Maharashtra.
Employees of NTPC were required to contribute well-written articles to their in-house magazine, to engage stakeholders. I was required to create two extensive 2-day Content Writing Workshops for the articipants, at the end of which every individual would find the confidence to share their writing and publish it.
Workshop on Presentation Skills for interviewees of Kuwait Airlines, Little Flower College, Cochin.
This Workshop on First Impressions, Interview Skills and Grooming was designed for adults appearing for an in
Arts Based Therapy Workshop for attendees’ spouses, Association of Physicians of India Conference 2019 (APICON), Grand Hyatt, Cochin.
I created a two-hour Workshop based on the theme ‘Self-Expression’.
Participants were required to step out of their comfort zones to work with their team-mates to eventually discover their hidden selves.
Today, writing a message on WhatsApp is everyone's task to accomplish every day, and I was facing several challenges as per my professional updates. When I joined the ZEST Content Writing Workshop Mouda organised by NTPC it was with a learning mind to accept the challenge with writing and that too in English. The faculty for ZEST, Dipa Suresh....you have given me the confidence with new techniques and creations in writing. The techniques you use were very fun loving and easy to get into step by step. The most interesting part that I have in my memories is the Zen Circle activity for writing. With many exercises and games I started writing blogs. I dared to start writing with Quora, YouTube, on my website and also speaking confidently with all levels of professionals.
Manjusha Bhaskarwar on Content Writing Workshop at Nagpur, Nagpur, Maharashtra
Melvin Jose on English Language Communication, Ernakulam
Here I am; I can Help. If you need personalised one-to-one sessions with me, or if you need extensive Workshops for you or your Organisation, call me.Dipa Suresh