Meet the Faculty

William Mitchell Founder and Director of Mitchell Institute of Professional HypnosisWilliam Mitchell, CH, CI

The Rev. William Mitchell is the lead hypnosis instructor for hypnosis courses in the live training seminars, workshops and hypnosis classes.

William is the Founder of the Mitchell Institute for Professional Hypnosis, Personal Motivation Hypnosis Clinics, Mitchell Programs and Mitchell Events (including the Heartland Hypnosis Conference).

With two successful clinics in Illinois, he is often called upon to consult with other practitioners of hypnosis that… Read More

Joe CraigJoe Craig CH, CI

Joe Craig is an instructor for Mitchell Institute of Professional Hypnosis and Clinical Director and Partner of Personal Motivation Hypnosis Clinic of Southern Illinois.   He has been studying human behavior for more than twenty years and taught what he has learned in seven countries on four continents.  During the past six years he has hypnotized more than 28,000 people in 1000 seminars and has conducted thousands of one-on-one private clinical sessions.   Joe Craig is also a… Read More

Sailesh Jiawan - CAMR Entertainer of the Year 2016Sailesh Jiawan

The future of live entertainment and comedic hypnosis is here… and his name is SAILESH!

SAILESH has combined his unique style of hypnosis with the art of live entertainment to bring you one wondrous show. Performing 5 to 6 shows every week around North America and Europe, SAILESH is greeted as “THE PREMIERE HYPNOTIST” by organizations all over the world. SAILESH has been dubbed by many, The World’s Best Hypnotist and MTV Europe named SAILESH “THE BEST HYPNOTIST ON THE PLANET.” His… Read More

Kent SorrellsKent Sorrells

In Memorial: Kent Sorrells died on 12/06/2007 after a brave battle with cancer. Because of our great respect and love for Kent Sorrells, we have kept his page on our site. He was a fine teacher, an amazing performer, hypnotist, husband, father, friend and Christian servant. He is missed by all of us at Mitchell Institute of Professional Hypnosis. We owe Kent a great debt for all he shared with us.

For almost thirty years Kent SorrellsRead More