Dr. Paras combines 16+ years of experience in the areas of ‘People Transformation’ with his learnings acquired through prestigious international certifications. He is a Life Leadership Coach armed with the knowledge to help people find their potential. His passion for coaching helps his clients drive paradigm shifts in their organizational thinking. He holds a practice of over 5100 hours as a Life Leadership Coach and has worked with over 1.5 lakh professionals in their journey of growth. He has recently been named as the Global Coach of the Year EMCC (June 2020 – Paris), and Coach Supervisor at the World HRD Congress (February 2020). He has also been bestowed with the prestigious Young Leader Award (2018) by the International Coach Federation (ICF). He has also been acknowledged with an award for founding Tava-Mitram (not-for-profit) for his contribution to the society by the World HRD Congress (February 2020).
About Coach Dr. Paras: As a Master Certified Coach (MCC) from ICF and EIA – Master Practitioner (MP) and Assessor, ESIA – Supervisor from EMCC, Dr. Paras continues to coach and provide supervision to coaches and clients to unleash the potential of the mind – the most powerful tool. In his journey that has fetched him a large following from across the globe, Dr. Paras has done transformational work through coaching, training, certification programs, mentoring, and more. Dr. Paras has coached individuals at the middle and senior leadership positions and worked on shaping organizational culture through Systemic Coaching methods. Paras’ approach to coaching is direct, inspirational, incisive and empathetic. His sensitivity to the emotional depth of words allows him to connect with people, which means he can successfully build trust with clients and act as a catalyst for change. He has partnered with prestigious firms from the manufacturing industry, IT and ITES, retail, cosmetics and more.
Neuro-linguistic Programming Practitioner: Coach Dr. Paras has earned his NLP Trainer certification along with Master Practitioner and NLP Coach Certification from the house of Dr. Richard Bandler, the co-creator of NLP. He has gained complete mastery over the language of the mind and offers knowledge through his coaching sessions. He has the vision to change the lives of people through his learnings of using NLP thus making his sessions an invigorating space for all.
Transactional Analysis: Dr. Paras combines the teachings of Transactional Analysis (TA) with his coaching methods. He has coached extensively for over 16 years using the learnings as developed by late Eric Berne. TA works towards co-creating with people while raising one’s awareness state. This adds immense power to his coaching sessions as he covers various TA frameworks.
Mindfulness Practitioner: A certified Mindfulness Practitioner, Dr. Paras advocates the use of mindfulness to enhance coaching methods. He offers certifications and retreats that train individuals to use practical mindfulness techniques to manage stress and well-being. The practice of mindfulness brings greater ease to coaches to elevate their skills.
Dr. Paras has thus moved people towards looking inwards to become highly aware individuals thereby helping them empower themselves while transforming people around. Through his partnership with Coacharya, Paras partners with prospective coaches not just through Western coaching methodologies, but also through Eastern approaches and philosophies.
Dr. Paras is a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and is the Founder of Dr. Paras Wellness Pvt. Ltd, Pune, India. His area of expertise lies in Emotional Intelligence, TA, NLP, Leadership Programs, and more. He is extremely passionate about driving people to be extraordinary, innovative, creative, and successful in every domain of life. His mission statement revolves around, “Inspire Self, Empower Others, Transform Generations”