Services, Events & Products

Below is a list of how you can work with us personally or through our online offerings.



Also available in French as 
Des métaphores dans la tête

And Italian as Mente e Metafore 
(available as a 
free download)

Also available in German as 
Erkenntnisse im Raum

Clean Language Interviewing: Principles and Applications for Researchers and Practitioners (2022) Editors:  Heather Cairns-Lee, James Lawley & Paul Tosey).


Cover of Metaphors in Mind

Licensed professionals in the US can earn 15 CEU’s when you take a self-study course that includes Clean language and Metaphors in Mind.

Visit: dreams_metaphors_symbols


InsideClean Series 1-5

Penny Tompkins & James Lawley with Marian Way (Series 2-5) and Annemiek van Helsdingen (Series 1)

Complete course: Introduction to Clean Language and Symbolic Modelling

Penny Tompkins & James Lawley. 7 lessons of 12 videos (includes 8 demonstrations, 6 quizzes and a 37-page workbook).


Psychotherapy and coaching

Personal facilitation by either Penny or James (or both of us). We are based in North West London. We also conduct sessions by Zoom.


All kinds of relationships: romanatic, family and business.


Dutch Clean Fest (14-17 September 2023)

4 days of events, workshops and more from leading presenters from the Dutch and English-speaking communities. We are involved in three of the days. Details at

Seminar Lesbos (25-30 September 2023)

One week experiencing  Idiolektik (Hans Hermann Ehrat, Horst Poimann, Tilman Rentel), Focusing (Anna Poimann, Dino Poimann) and Clean Language (Penny Tompkins & James Lawley). In English and German.

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