Meet Tim Hallbom
International Trainer, Author, and Professional Coach
Tim Hallbom is an internationally known trainer and developer in the fields of Coaching, Hypnotherapy, and NLP. He is the co-author of the books, Beliefs: Pathways to Health and Well-being, NLP: The New Technology of Achievement, Coaching in the Workplace, Your Mind Power, and Innovations in NLP, as well as the author of a number of articles about management, ethics, and change.
Throughout his career, Tim has worked with individuals and organizations, authored several articles and books, founded training centers and professional organizations, keynoted international conferences and lectured throughout the world. Tim is dedicated to helping individuals have life changing breakthroughs and organizations experience fundamental improvements.
Tim has contributed significantly to the body of knowledge in the field of human behavior and change. He has refined and championed such processes as re-imprinting, integrating conflicting beliefs, and using eye-accessing cues for discovery and change. He has developed a number of popular NLP techniques, including ones for changing limiting beliefs, working with double binds, using eye cues for discovering the origins of any issue, working with health related issues and business communications. Because of his contributions in the fields of NLP and Coaching, he was awarded a Diplomate in Coaching by the International Academy of Behavioral Medicine.
Tim has been involved in the field of NLP since 1979, and has been delivering trainings throughout the world since then. Tim has always been more than a trainer. Throughout his career he has consistently provided therapy, coaching and consulting with individuals and organizations around the globe. This “in the field” work 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 1990, Tim created the “Graduate School” of NLP with Robert Dilts and Suzi Smith – the NLP Health 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 the WealthyMind™ program, which has been taught in over 20 countries around the world. 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 for managers on how to use coach skills with their direct reports.
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, The Japan NLP Training Center 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, the NLP and Coaching Institute is an internationally recognized institute, NLPCA is known for its quality of training and high integrity. Tim has also organized and taught over 100 NLP Practitioner Trainings at his own institutes, and has thousands of satisfied graduates. He and Kris are the co-developers of the Dynamic Spin Release™ processes, which they have been developing since March of 2008. In November of 2009, they were the keynote speakers at International NLP Conference in London on Dynamic Spin Release™, and the Belgian NLP Conference.
Tim’s NLP history includes:
- Learning NLP in the early 80’s from both Richard Bandler and John Grinder, as well as Steve and Connirae Andreas.
- Tim was the President of the National Association of NLP in 1990, which became the International Association for NLPduring his presidency.
- He co-founded and was the President of the International Institute for the Advanced Studies in Health (IASH) with Robert Dilts and Suzi Smith.
- 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 is on the Advisory Council of the NLP Research and Recognition Project.
- Tim was also a licensed Psychotherapist from 1978-1999. In 1999 he began an active coach practice that he still maintains. He still offers breakthrough sessions to individuals by application.