Peter Wrycza, PhD is founder of Nirarta Living Awareness Retreat Center (one that Bali Institute often brings students and guests to), and of the International Academy for Transformational Coaching and Leadership. He has served as a trainer, consultant, and coach to organizations and individuals in many countries over the past thirty years. He is skilled at leading groups as well as one-to-one coaching and counseling. He has been a meditation guide for over thirty years and has trained extensively in NLP, Person Centred Expressive Therapy, and other forms of expressive work. He has been leading retreats at Nirarta since its inception in the 1990s. He is the author/co-author of a number of books on personal development, including Living Awareness: Awakening to the Roots of Learning and Perception; Moksha: A New Way of Life, (with Prof. Luh Ketut Suryani); Living in the Spirit (with Prof. Luh Ketut Suryani); When Performance Meets Alignment: A Compass for Coaching and Mentoring (with Jan Ardui). A gifted facilitator of deep transformation and awakening in individuals and groups, he is the developer of the unique transformational Re•Patterning coaching and counseling process.