About Chris

Introducing Chris Barton, a visionary coach and the driving force behind Dare to Dream Coaching. Chris’s purpose is to elevate your existence, guiding you through life’s undulating journey of highs and lows, uncertainties, and transformations. His mission is to empower you to persist with purpose, resilience, and a relentless pursuit of a more meaningful life.

With over 25 years of transformative expertise, Chris has been a catalyst for change in the lives of countless individuals. Whether serving as a coach, physiotherapist, teacher, trainer, instructor, or mentor, he has consistently enabled people to enhance their quality of life, achieve their goals, and shed unwanted behaviours.

Chris harnesses the power of the world’s most potent personal development techniques, employing a diverse array of coaching models, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Time Line Therapy, and Hypnosis. This unique blend facilitates the realization of crucial, compelling, and meaningful changes, enabling you to reach the aspirations that have lingered within for too long.

His clientele spans diverse backgrounds, including professional athletes, actors, musicians, corporate professionals, and individuals seeking profound transformation. Chris imparts his industry-informed wisdom through lectures, enriching others with his skills and experiences.

“I am dedicated to aiding my clients in navigating the challenges inherent in life’s transitions and losses, while uncovering the dormant dreams waiting to be actualized. Through my dynamic mindset and spiritual alchemy coaching, I bring forth presence, profound insight, and intuitive guidance. Together, we will embark on a transformative journey toward the next chapter of your life, your goals, and your dreams. Our exploration encompasses a holistic view of well-being and flourishing, touching on the emotional, physical, relational, and spiritual dimensions that impart layers of depth and significance to your life.”

Chris Barton The Life Specialist

Let Chris Barton and Dare to Dream Coaching be your catalyst for change and the architect of your empowered, purposeful life. Contact Chris today to embark on a transformative journey toward your dreams.

Putting our clients at the heart of everything we do

I consider it a privilege to serve for my clients.

Let’s work together & Let me walk alongside you on your journey to help you:

Gain clarity on your dreams, decisions, or direction on your inimitable paths.

Navigate difficult life transitions such as becoming a parent, changing jobs, moving to a new geographical location or taking a risk to pursue a new venture.

Strengthen and deepen your most meaningful relationships, both personally and professionally.

Process through the painful emotions of grief after the loss of a loved one, a living loss such as a divorce or other losses related to the global pandemic.

When to reach out to me

Serious/chronic/terminal health conditions, for you or a family member, by this I mean from diagnosis to bereavement

Responsibilities around care giving

Making decisions around end-of-life, your own or someone else’s

Grieving the loss of a pet

plot a route to complex changes

experiencing a living loss, such as divorce, retirement, or job loss

About my training & learning

2021 Diploma in Grief and Bereavement Counselling

2021 Certificate of Independent Celebrant

2021 End of Life Bereavement Facilitator/Transitional Counsellor

2020 End of Life Companion and Doula Training

2020 End of Life & Terminal Illness Trauma De-briefer

2020 Strategic Life Coaching Practitioner

2020 Akashic Records Advanced Practitioner

2020 Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Master Practitioner

2020 Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT) Practitioner

2020 Certificate in Ho’Oponopono Healing Practitioner

2019 Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (Suicide First Aid)

2019 Adult Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Approved Instructor

2015 Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Cert in Coaching and Mentoring

2010 Masters Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, Hypnotherapy, Master Coach and Time-Line Therapy

2005 City & Guilds Level 4 Further Education Teaching – Stage Two

2005 The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

2003 BSc Sports and Exercise Science

1996 Advanced Diploma in the Treatment and Management of Injuries

Mind (Master Neuro Linguistic Programme Practitioner, Master Hypnotherapist & Master Time Line Therapist), Body (Chartered Physiotherapist) and Spirit (Angelic and Ushi Reiki Master and Akashic Records Practitioner) Coach BSc, MCSP, MABNLP, MABH, MTLTA.