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Meet Tim Hallbom

Meet Tim Hallbom

International NLP Trainer, Author and Co-Developer of Dynamic Spin Release

Tim Hallbom is widely considered to be one of the most talented and accomplished NLP trainers in the world. He is an internationally known expert in how to change limiting beliefs through the medium of NLP, as well as co-author of the best selling books, Beliefs: Pathways to Health and Well-being and NLP: The New Technology of Achievement.

Throughout his expansive NLP career, Tim has worked with individuals and organizations, authored several articles and books, founded training centers and professional organizations, keynoted international conferences and lectured all over the world. His vast experience and innate flexibility helps him to be successful with virtually everyone that he works with. Tim is dedicated to helping individuals have life changing breakthroughs and organizations experience fundamental improvements.

Tim has contributed a huge body of knowledge to the field of NLP. He has refined and championed such processes as re-imprinting, integrating conflicting beliefs and using eye-accessing cues. He has developed a number of popular NLP techniques, including ones for changing limiting beliefs, working with double binds and working with health related issues.  Because of his extraordinary contributions in the fields of NLP and Coaching, he was recently made an International Diplomate in NLP by the International Academy of Behavioral Medicine.

Tim has been involved in the field of NLP since 1979, and has been delivering NLP trainings throughout the world since then. Tim has always been more than a trainer. Throughout his NLP career he has consistently done therapy, coaching and consulting with individuals and organizations around the globe. This work “in the field” has enabled him to make many discoveries about human behavior and change that he would not have made if he restricted his activities to training.

In 1992, Tim created the “Graduate School” of NLP with Robert Dilts and Suzi Smith – theHealth Certification Training Program, which is considered to be one of the most advanced NLP training programs in the world. He and his wife Kris are also the co-developers of theWealthyMind™ program, which has been taught in over 20 countries around the world to date. Moreover, Tim has made many contributions in the field of Professional Coaching. His NLP Coach Certification program was the first based on NLP in North America to be approved by the International Coach Federation. His most recent book, Coaching in the Workplace, is a comprehensive guide to coaching for managers.

Tim is also well known at some of the best and most recognized NLP institutes around the globe, including International Teaching Seminars (ITS) in London, The Institute for Eclectic Psychology (IEP) in the Netherlands; and taught for years at NLP University with Robert Dilts and NLP Comprehensive with Steve and Connirae Andreas. Throughout his career, Tim has trained thousands of highly effective NLPers, who are making their mark in the world.

Tim’s own institute, which he runs with his wife and partner Kris, is the NLP Institute of California. An internationally recognized institute, NLPCA is known for its quality of training and high integrity. Tim has also organized and taught over 60 NLP Practitioner Trainings at his own institutes, and has thousands of satisfied graduates. He and Kris are currently working on a program for an amazing new process called Dynamic Spin Release, which they have been developing since March of 2008.  They are also working on a new book that describes clear and consistent ways to identify and change limiting beliefs. In November of 2009, they were the keynote speakers at International NLP Conference in London on Dynamic Spin Release.

Tim has authored and co-authored scores of articles and books and created a number of audio and video publications. For a comprehensive list click here.

Tim’s NLP history includes:

• Learning NLP in the early 80’s from both Richard Bandler and John Grinder.

• Tim was the President of the National Association of NLP in 1990, which later became the International Association for NLP.

• He co-founded and was the President of the International Institute for the Advanced Studies in Health (IASH) with Robert Dilts and Suzi Smith, where today he an advisor.

• He co-founded Anchorpoint Institute with Suzi Smith, where in addition to doing training programs, he published Anchor Point NLP Journal– which was the most widely read NLP publication in the world at that time; it was delivered to more than 30 countries!

• Tim was also a licensed Psychotherapist from 1978-1999, when he began an active coach practice that he still maintains. He still offers breakthrough sessions to individuals by application.

Tim and his wife Kris currently live in Northern California. His other websites are: TheWealthyMind™ and the NLP Institute of California.