|Susan Neves was born in Florida, USA and spent virtually 27 years overseas
before she became a permanent resident of the US and eventually Indianapolis.
She has a degree from Clemson University in Psychology and Math and has spent
most of her employment years to date working with computers. She has had a
long-time interest in asthma because her daughter, as a toddler and through
childhood, had quite severe asthma. 2 of her 5 grandsons also had very
Susan was trained by the Buteyko Institute of Breathing
and Health (BIBH) a non-profit International organization based in Australia
which maintains rigorous standards for their member practitioners. In December
2000, she underwent an additional 2 weeks of training by Dr. Buteyko and received
certification as a Buteyko Practitioner through the Buteyko Breathing Therapy
Center of Moscow.
Currently she is the Executive Director of the Buteyko Breathimng Educators Association, Inc (BBEA) and most of her energies are spent in that capacity.
Buteyko Asthma Education was founded in late 1998. Since then she has worked to promote Buteyko and educate people in the Buteyko Method
and the problems of hyperventilation.