Dr.Sumathi Narayanan, the President of Creative Communication and Management Center, Chennai- a Center for Personal and Professional Excellence has been in the field of training and development for over four decades and counselling services for two decades.
An ardent learner, she is a powerful speaker, trainer and leader. She enjoys conducting her workshops and her strength lies in innovating and customizing programs to suit organization’s culture and needs. Her workshops are highly interactive. She has the flexibility to build rapport with all levels of participants, draw them out and motivate them to realize their potential. Her mission in life is to share Life Skills to the lesser privileged students or institutes serving them. She strongly believes in helping people develop and realize their potential.
A sketch of her professional life ……
► Ph. D in HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, Department of Psychology, University of Madras.
► B Ed – Annamalai University
She is a
► Certified Master Trainer for Basic and Master Practitioner Neuro Linguistic programming workshops under NF NLP – USA
► Silva Mind Control – Graduate
► Undergone advanced training in the application of Transactional Analysis in organizations with ITAA – International Transactional Analysis Association.
► Certified Counselor
► Certificate of Attainment (COA) in supervision certified by ACA – Australian Counselling Academy
Dr. Sumathi Narayanan’s professional experience spans over Four decades in designing and conducting training programs for public, in house companies and educational institutions. Her experience includes
1) In house & Public Assignments in Corporate Training for more than 100 companies over 600 programs covering around 15,000 professionals/ individuals.
Her training extends right from Basic Entry level to middle management and senior management and she conducts workshops on :-
• Communication Skills
• Speaking and Presentation Skills
• Effective Listening Skills
• Fast Reading and Memory Efficiency
• Building Effective Teams
• Interpersonal Relations using Transactional Analysis (TA)
• Personal Effectiveness Program using TA, NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming)
• Train the Trainer – focusing on Design to Delivery
• Coaching and Mentoring
• Leadership and Change Management
• Quality Teaching Skills
2) Designing and conducting training on
a) Accelerated Learning Skills
b) Designing and conducting training for In house & Public Assignments in Corporate Training
c) Personality Development Program & Success Principles for students having trained and addressed 10,000 students in the past two and a half decades.
3) Quality Teaching Skills Training for teachers in various schools and colleges covering arts and engineering colleges.
4) Certification for Basic practitioner in NLP program for NFNLP, USA
5) One to one coaching and training for trainers
6) Mentoring professional growth
Faculty in Elite School of Optometry – part of Shankara nethralaya affiliated to BITS, Pilani for
1. Communication skills and
2. Advanced Communication Skills
CREATIVE COMMUNICATION & MANAGEMENT CENTER,
New No120, Vepery High Road, Chennai 600 003
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Her other professional experiences include the following:
She is the visiting faculty at Elite School of Optometry (part of Shankara Nethralaya) , Affiliated to BITS, Pilani, for the past 27 years.
She has been given the Best Senior Faculty Award thrice by the Elite School of Optometry.
She has been conferred with:
► “Life time Professional Excellence” award by the Alumni of SIET Women’s College(JBAS College for women, her alma mater.
► “Life Time of Achievement and Services to Elite School of Optometry” by ESO, Unit of Shankara Nethralaya, Medical Research Foundation
► “Eminent Woman Achiever” in Training and Communication by Rajalakshmi Institutions
► On “Can we foster Imagination?” at the Third Afro – Asian Psychological Congress 1994 at Kualalampur, Malaysia.
► “A successful dyslexic student” at the National Conference on Learning Disabilities – 1994
► “Freak out your “Free Child” – ITAA Conference – Bangalore – 1995
► “Goal setting Using Hypnosis & NLP” – Hypnotique Circle Conference for 30th Anniversary – 2004
► “Live in Harmony with differences” – ITAA Conference, Bangalore 2004
She does honorary work for schools, colleges and Charitable Organizations / NGO’ s in and around Chennai and takes up every opportunity to contribute towards the success of aspiring individuals / students.
► Indian Society for Training & Development.(ISTD) – Life member
► National Federation of Neuro-Linguistic Psychology – Member
► Chennai Counselors Federation – Member, Former Secretary
► TA Study Circle – Founder member, Life member, Former Secretary
► Chennai counselors Foundation – Member, Former Secretary
► Hypnotique Circle – Founder member, Life member
► Indian Academy of professional Supervision – Founding member, Life member, Secretary
► Television – Doordarshan, Podhigai, Sun TV, Jaya TV and ASTRO VANAVIL (Tamil channel at Kualalampur).
► Print – Eve’s Touch, The Hindu, Kalki.
► Have written articles on Life and self-development in Vazhiya Nalam.
► Currently writing the series “Office ennum sorkam” in Mangayar Malar
Numerous International Faculty including :-
Prof. Rooshikumar Pandya, Dr.Muriel James, Vince Gilpin, Ron Clements, Andrea Dzenger, John Enright, Julie Hay, Dr. Richard Bandler, Dr.William Horton and many others.