learning how to care about myself more and to find my special gifts
to do what I need to do to make myself happier. The result
is that when I'm happy, others around me are happier."
Welch, Niantic, CT
I believe, is the fact of Virginia's personal congruence and integrity
within herself, which is fundamental in the effectiveness of her
work. I have experienced her as very caring, very intuitive, and
with an instinctive ability to sense the type of contribution applicable
to a given situation. Virginia connects with people at an essential
level. She has an unusual gift of empathy, and can 'tune-in' to
a person at a deeper level, thereby enabling her to offer very sensitive
and specific insights.
work that Virginia did with me could be described as a process of
re-empowerment. As external obstacles appear, individuals often
become reactive and get caught up in the details of a given problem.
Unfortunately, from that place it is difficult to see appropriate
solutions. One of Virginia's gifts is the ability to assist in achieving
a higher level of awareness, from which more possibilities for coping
strategies become apparent. It is my belief that people are the
best source of solutions to their own problems. Virginia is one
who can help people access their own inner wisdom and apply it effectively.
This is a
rare and special gift, which enables her to render rare and special
service as a consultant."
Scott, Jr., Chairman of
Integral Consulting Group and
co-founder of Scott, Woolf and Associates,
Human Resource Development for Organizations,
Palo Alto, CA
has valuable insights to the way people interact. This grasp of
our inner nature allows her to quickly bring hidden problem areas
to light. This was a great asset in achieving a smoother operation
of a people-oriented business.
Old Lyme, CT.
creates an atmosphere in which it feels comfortable exploring new
ways of being in the world."
I liked about working with Virginia was her gentleness, and that
it wasn't scary. I liked feeling at ease when exploring new things
about myself. Virginia guided me, gently leading me through the
dark passages into the light and peaceful side of myself."
intuitive sense of people, her gentle and loving guidance and her
technical skills create profound movement, change and growth. Because
she embodies the higher values with which she works, she offers
a rare congruent model for people who wish to enhance their lives
in the workplace."
Patricia Montgomery, Author of
Mythmaking: Heal Your Past, ClaimYour Future,
Professor of Women's Studies, Portland, OR
again for working with us through a difficult but growing time.
You have helped to guide me towards insights into myself that I
had been unable to break through before alone. I am astounded at
these insights. As you have facilitated this process of seeing more
clearly, I am able to untangle knots that have limited my growth
New Haven, CT
an expert at helping people take their first definite steps to a
new direction in their life by bringing their inner truths into
their daily lives. Virginia helped me to validate and believe in
what I was doing by facilitating and clarifying what I wasn't totally
an accepting, caring, and creative environment, Virginia Swain helps
her clients open to expanded possibilities for themselves, teaching
them concrete tools to apply new self-awareness and responsibility,
in themselves, their family and work life."
Technology Competency Development Group,
Digital Equipment Corporation,
Littleton, MA (now Compaq Corporation)