Robert Dilts has been an author, developer and consultant in the field of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) since its creation in 1975. He is recognised internationally as one of the foremost trainers and practitioners of NLP Tim Hallbom co-founded Western States Training Associates in 1981. He has provided practical, skill-based training to individuals, businesses and government organisations throughout the United States, Europe and Latin America. Suzi Smith has been studying the relationship between people's behavioural patterns and health since 1979. As an international NLP trainer she has devoted her life to teaching people how to have more personal control over their health and well-being.