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Biography for Joe Burns, CCHt

Joe Burns is an Honors Graduate from the Hypnosis Motivation Institute and an Associate Instructor at HMI. Over the past 20 years Joe has coached some of the top performing traders on Wall Street on market performance and trading psychology.

As a highly sought after public speaker, he has motivated and trained over 100,000 attendees at his seminars and workshops worldwide and has been the featured keynote for major corporations and brokerage houses and at events such as The TradersEXPO and Tony Robbins Wealth Mastery.

As the Lead Anchor for the network, he has interviewed many of the top performers from the financial and motivational industries and was often a featured guest on major network market programs such as CNN and Fox Business.

Fascinated by the human psyche from an early age, Joe has had near obsession with studying the high performance mind. He has made it his life's passion to partner with athletes, artists and anyone else who seeks to achieve peak performance in their life's pursuit. He founded The Mind On Purpose to combine NLP, hypnosis and his cutting edge On PURPOSE PROGRAM to help his clients and attendees get on intention and achieve the change they are after.

As a former college walk-on, Joe overachieved to play Division I Football lettering for Villanova University where he majored in both Psychology and Theatre.

Hypnotherapy Specialties

  1. Career Success
  2. Change Habits
  3. Creativity
  4. Exam Anxiety
  5. Improve Sales
  6. Motivation
  7. Performance Anxiety
  8. Public Speaking
  9. Self Confidence
  10. Self Esteem
  11. Self Mastery
  12. Stop Smoking


  • Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy with Honors
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy - 818-758-2700
    Date Started: 02/21/2018 - Date Graduated: 03/19/2019
    Total Hours: 720 - Total Weeks: 52 - Total Years: 1
  • Associate of Occupational Studies in Mind-Body Psychology with Honors
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy - 818-758-2700
    Date Started: 09/13/2021 - Date Graduated: 10/31/2022
    Total Hours: 720 - Total Weeks: 52 - Total Years: 1

Continuing Education from the American Hypnosis Association

  1. Counseling and Interviewing - 02/2022
  2. Mindfulness and Hypnotherapy - 08/2018
  3. Neuro Linguistic Programming 1 - 11/2022
  4. Research Articles Course - 02/2019
  5. Stage Hypnosis Demonstrational Techniques - 01/2020


  • Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist
    American Hypnosis Association - 818-758-2700
    Certification Number: 010253
    Certification Valid To: Jan 01, 2100

Certifications from the American Hypnosis Association

  1. Certified Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming - 01/2019
  2. Hypnosis and Smoking Cessation - 03/2019
  3. Hypnosis and Sports Performance - 07/2018
  4. Mental and Emotional Release® Therapy - 02/2019


  • Honors Graduate - AOS Degree Program
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 10/31/2022
  • Honors Graduate - Clinical Hypnotherapy Program
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 03/20/2019

Professional Memberships

  • American Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2018

Languages Spoken

  • English

Contact Information

Joe Burns
The Mind On Purpose
Encino, California 91316, United States