Neuro-Linguistic Programming uses a range of techniques to overcome the barriers to success and support people in achieving their goals. One of those techniques, hypnosis, bypasses the conscious mind to speak directly with the unconscious mind to embed change and support new processes. And now science is getting in on the act.
An article from IDEAS.TED.COM, which you can read here, looks at the work that is being done now.
"There are no constraints on the human mind, no walls around the human spirit, no barriers to our progress except those we ourselves erect." Ronald Reagan