Carol is a highly acclaimed seminar leader who provides advanced training to both clinical and corporate audiences internationally. Corporate clients include Arthur Andersen, Andersen Consulting, Accenture, Sears, J.P. Morgan, Rand McNally, Illinois Bell Telephone, Sprint, American Express and Commonwealth Edison.    

In 1994 Carol toured China as a delegate in the field of hypnotherapy. There she taught hypnosis theory and application to medical professionals in Beijing, Xian and Shanghai. Carol has presented at numerous professional conferences, including American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Ericksonian Congresses, and the International Association of Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP). She has published two research papers on hypnosis and is the author of Conversational Hypnosis: A Manual of Indirect Suggestion (available through this website).

Carol is a certified Hypnotherapist and Consultant through the American Society of Hypnosis, and a master practitioner and certified trainer of NLP.   She has served on the board of the Chicago Society of Clinical Hypnosis.

Carol lives in Downers Grove, IL where she maintains an active private practice in personal and professional coaching and counseling.



Hypnosis Performance Coaching Counseling NLP

Carol Sommer, LCPC
5242 Grand Avenue

Downers Grove, IL 60515 USA

Telephone: 630-660-9840