DREAM MEDICINE
What is Dream Medicine? The practice of embodying the healing power of dreams. It is a process of renewal and transformation that can lead us into the wholeness of who we are. Dreams, including nightmares, function to restore balance. Dream Healing - Did you know that dreams can heal? View information on dreams, articles about dreams & healing dreams online on All Things Healing. Visit All Things Healing online and learn about dreams!

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Cynthia Greb is a Dreamer.  She is also a lover – of this planet, of beauty, of people. She has been passionately learning about dreams, healing, the Divine Feminine, indigen...
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by Larry Culliford, MB, BChir (Cantab), MRC Psych (UK)

I am a frequent and vivid dreamer. Perhaps this is natural, but it may also be connected to having kept a ‘dream diary’ while in my twenties. On waking, I would recall and record as much as possible of any of the night’s dreams...

 

Editor's Note from Cynthia Greb: I am delighted to introduce to ATH readers Dr. Larry Culliford, an author and retired psychiatrist from the UK, who writes and teaches extensively about the joint fields of Psychology and Spirituality.  In a column he writes for Psychology Today, he shares a couple of his own transformative dreams.
Welcome, Larry!

 

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by Nancy Huslage, MA

When the snake shows up in dreams, it almost always evokes a strong response.  I have lead dream circles for 15 years and it is a common symbol presented early in each dream group.  Since encounter with snakes in waking life are often frightening, they are usually the subject of nightmares in the dream world.  While nightmares are frightening, I have found that, once the dream is “unpacked”, the message of a nightmare is usually positive and helpful to the dreamer. Let’s explore what the snake may be trying to tell us...

 

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Editor's Note from Cynthia Greb: Here is a very simple video giving very simple suggestions about how to interpret and find meaning in your dreams.   This video is spiritual in nature, not academic, and includes a very simple spiritual practice suggested by proponents of Eckankar, which means "Co-worker with God."

 

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by Kirsten Backstrom, MA

This morning, I read something about the Buddhist perspective on “intention”—the importance of being clear about our motivations. Ideally, all our actions should be motivated by the desire to benefit others, rather than the desire to benefit only ourselves. Putting others first leads to happiness, not only for those who benefit directly from our altruism...

 

Editor's Note from Cynthia Greb: I am delighted to introduce Kirsten Backstrom. She is founder and director of Compass Dreamwork and is certified as a Dream Work Facilitator through the Marin Institute for Projective Dream Work (MIPD, Jeremy Taylor). She is also an interfaith spiritual director, hospice chaplain, teacher, etc. with more than thirty years' experience working with dreams. I think you will find her articles quite insightful.

 

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by Laurel Clark, DD, DM

Most people fear death. Although we know that death is inevitable, there is often a difference between what we believe intellectually and what we experience emotionally. Why is this so?  It would seem that such a universal experience could be met with acceptance...

 

Editor's Note: Death is a topic that evokes fear or outright denial in many people. In this article Laurel Clark shows how dreams can help us confront, and come to peace with, this mysterious transition.

 

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by Valley Reed, CDT

When we have a love for something we strive towards in our everyday life, we may find in dreaming, we can connect with the greater experience and presence of those who have passed on, but their legacy remains. I have dreamt and worked as an activist toward peace and justice for more than 10 years. It is often difficult and thankless work, but clearly needed in order to create change from a culture of violence toward one of peace with justice...

 

Editor's Note: Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream, and sometimes we dream with famous people who have an inspiring affect on our waking and dreaming life. We can also dream others in a mutual dream where it is possible to meet up in the dream space with other dreamers for wonderful adventures. Read more find inspiring dream adventures leading to a more peaceful world.

 

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by Tzivia Gover

Q: I’ve often heard you say that dreams can offer guidance, they can help us heal, solve problems, and more. Can we ask our dreams directly for answers to the questions that are on our mind? Or do we just have to wait...

 

Editor's Note from Cynthia Greb: For those of us who want to receive guidance from our dreams, Tzivia Gover, in this very helpful article, gives us practical advice on how we can cultivate dreams in answer to specific questions.

 

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by Deborah DeNicola

It’s been two years since my mother’s death but I’m still reflecting on the dreams I had at that time. I want to return to that period because I had so many dreams at the time, there was almost an onslaught I couldn’t keep up with. Having lost my father when my siblings and I were all still quite young, our mother became a powerful matriarch. Now that I was losing her, albeit that she was 94 and 5 years into severe dementia, I know I had many mixed feelings. She had for so long been sharp and clear and independent. It was heartbreaking to see her totally dependent...

 

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by Tzivia Gover

Q: I don’t want to try lucid dreaming because I don’t want my ego to interfere with the natural flow of wisdom and information from my dreams...

 

Editor's Note from Cynthia Greb: Tzivia Gover was once a co-editor of Dream Medicine and she is still doing fabulous work in the field.  This article beautifully answers a frequently asked and important question about lucid dreaming.

 

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by Darlene Parrish

Vision and Dream boards are fun and easy ways to help you manifest your dreams, goals and visions. There are several ways to do this.

The first and easiest idea is for if you just have one or two things you really want. If you want to go to Hawaii for a vacation, find a picture of Hawaii that represents your idea, cut the picture out, then tape it somewhere where you can see it every day, such as on your fridge door, or on your mirror...

 

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by Betsy Grund, CDT

This time of year issues a special invitation to enter and engage with dreams. These nightly gifts transform us by expanding consciousness, even when we are unaware of the gift. Consciously engaging with dreams fuels this expansion and creates space for inner harmony and connecting with others. Deep awareness takes root in the personal, touches our relationships, and ripples into the community...

 

Editor's Note: Dreams are a gift of the season! The darkness of winter is the ideal time for turning inward and listening to our dreams, according to this wise and thoughtful article by Betsy Grund.

 

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Editor's Note from Cynthia Greb: This interview with popular Australian dream therapist/dream analyst, Jane Teresa Anderson, explores the subjects of why some people remember dreams and some don't, dream analysis, prophetic dreams, etc.  She is the author of six books, including Dream Alchemy.  She can be found at http://www.dream.net.au/.

 

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Dream Mirrors of the Self

by Robert Moss

One of the most important gifts of our dreams is that they put us in touch with more aspects of ourselves than we have recognized in what Yeats called our “daily trivial minds.” Among these aspects is the famous Shadow, composed of parts of our selves we have repressed or denied (and tend to project on to others in regular life, till we awaken). But we encounter much more than the Shadow. We encounter a whole family of aspects of ourselves, and as we recognize them and bring them together we become much more than we were.

 

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