Over the ages, psychologists have tried and tested various types of hypnosis methods to treat psych related disorders. Many of these methods are kept confidential by the practitioners of hypnotherapy.
Covert Hypnosis is one such highly coveted hypnosis method. This powerful method of hypnosis can be better explained as planting of hypnotic suggestions in your mind without you, even realizing. This is a method has a high success rate as it is very effective. It is essential that only trained professionals practice this form of hypnotism as it can have adverse effects if not done correctly.
On the other hand, there is Neuro linguistic programming. Invented during 1970s, this method, commonly known as NLP, this is known as a psychotherapeutic method for personal development and communication. John Grinder and Richard Bandler, the founders of this method invented this method in order to treat depression, phobias, learning disorders and psychosomatic. This process deals with understanding the nervous system of humans (Neuro) the adaptation of the data received by the by the sense organs in the body (linguistic) and the resultant behavior (programming). They believed that studying this pattern will help you compare the strong and limiting factors of yours’ with the other and use patterns of the successful examples to help cure your problems.
Covert hypnosis is being completely opposite process where you will not realize that you are being hypnotized. Covert hypnosis can be practiced by individuals as well as masses. Covert hypnosis can be very dangerous if done with wrong intentions in mind. It often happens that you end up buying any item from a salesperson even if you do not need it just because his selling pitch was subtly persuasive. Probably you were being covertly hypnotized. This is just a small instant. If done seriously, Covert Hypnosis can be used to pursue your superiors, colleagues and business clients. You can also use this technique to get your teenagers and children to obey your instructions.
The process of NLP has its own set of discredits. The process does not provide any standard results and has numerous errors of facts. The process failed to deliver uniform results and thus was not widely accepted. There have been many criticisms of this process apart from the complete lack of empirical proof of being effective. It has been also deduced that the process of NLP is completely pseudoscientific in terms of concepts, title and terminology.