NLP - Neuro-Linguistic Programming - is a collection of different communication techniques that can be used to change mental processes in people. NLP assumes that our words and actions have an effect on the brain, which in turn can have an effect on the entire body. NLP was developed by Richard Bandler and John Grinder and has been used since the late 1970s. Both used in the development of NLP at hypnosis techniques and elements of hypnosis. The father of modern hypnotherapy Milton Erickson
was a great role model in this.