Robert Mantell is the Founder and Executive Director of BrightLife Phobia And Anxiety Release Center and its parent company, BrightLife Coaching, Consulting & Training Services, Inc., and is the Developer of Imagination Creation Accelerated Personal Change Technologies.
A graduate of U.C.L.A., with a Bachelor of Science in psychobiology, Robert later attended the Master's program in Educational Psychology and Counseling at California State University, Northridge, where he specialized in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling (MFCC). He is a member in good standing of numerous professional membership organizations including the American Counseling Association, The Counseling Association for Humanistic Education And Development,The American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress and the International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors.
Certified as a Master Coach and Master Hypnotherapist by the International Institute for Humanistic Neuro-Linguistic Psychology, Robert is also a Master Practitioner and Certified Trainer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming. He is a nationally recognized peak performance coach, third-degree black belt martial arts champion, educator, sports coach and seminar leader, and has trained with some of the world’s best known experts on the psychology of peak performance.
Robert Mantell is the author of the best-selling audio CD home-study program, How to Free Yourself from Trauma, Phobias and Anxiety in 7 Days or Less!, and frequently appears on radio and television (including the Discovery Health Channel) as a Peak Performance Personal Empowerment specialist. His BrightLife Center for Wellness Coaching, Consulting & Training and BrightLife Phobia and Anxiety Release Center have assisted hundreds of clients in reclaiming joy, passion and personal and professional fulfillment since 1993.