William Mitchell has hypnotized thousands of individuals since 1997 in groups, private sessions and stage shows. He practices at his clinics in Illinois and teaches as a Certified Instructor for the NGH at Mitchell Institute of Professional Hypnosis. He is also the founder of the Heartland Hypnosis Conference in St.Louis, MO. William Mitchell maintains a busy calendar performing for hypnosis shows and speaking at colleges, schools, fairs, and corporations. At The Mid-America Hypnosis Conference he was awarded “Hypnotist of the Year 2009” A Fellow of the American Association of Integrative Medicine, Rev. Mitchell was previously an adjunct faculty member at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine serving on their Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Panel. In addition, Rev. Mitchell also serves as Pastor of First Baptist Church (American Baptist Church ) in Stonington, IL. Where his lives with his wife Linda and their children. Pastor Mitchell was honored with the 2009 NGH Religion and Hypnotism Award.