Neuro refers to neuro physiology, the functioning of the nervous system within the physiological structure of the human body, taken to be one system. Linguistic refers to the use of language to communicate. Programming refers to the patterns and sequences evident in the neurological processing, demonstrated in behavior, which can be thought of as programs.
Because of the positive result achieved using the language patterns, tools, and technique involved, NLP can be used as an educational and therapeutic tool as well, NLP is also an approach to change peoples’ dysfunctional behavior or to elicit and enhance a functional behavior. Hypnosis can be used in NLP to allow the client to take control of their own emotional position, mental developments, and physical activities, and thus become happier and more autonomous individuals and achieve self actualization they aim for.