The aim of this step is to help your client to think more deeply about their issue by inviting them to consider it in a new way.
Their issue might be something new, or it could be a problem they have tried to solve a million times before. In either case by by using images or objects for creative stimulation, they are taken outside their regular thinking patterns to gain insights they may not have considered before.
- What is it that resonates with you?
- What does it represent?
- Does it represent your current or future reality?
Now go back to your issue and clarify
- What is happening exactly?
- What is important about this issue?
- What challenges does it cause you?