Period 7-Charis Trinidad-DreamsPresentation Transcript
A Presentation by: Charis Trinidad SLC: Magnet Dreams “While we are asleep in this world, we are awake in another one...” -Jorge Luis Borges
Dreams can be powerful.
Dreaming enables the dreamer to enter into a whole different realm.
Dreams have meaning.
Dreams allow people to explore their imagination.
A mixture of reality and the unreal...
Dreams affect individuals physically and emotionally.
Dreams can provide insights and warnings.
Dreams offer ways to communicate with inner self.
Serve an importance and purpose...
Dreams provide an opening to one’s unconscious. Wish fulfillment Fears, desires, and emotions make themselves apparent. Manifest and Latent contents Carl Jung perceived the unconscious mind as more spiritual influenced by the Greek philosopher Heraclitus All things have an opposite. Dream theories...
Types of dreams...
Disroganized and illogical
Essential to physical, mental, and emotional health
Represent desires and wishes
Connect with inner self
Why do we dream?
Process and reveal information
Reflect what is on people’s minds
Hidden messages through use of symbols
What do dreams tell us?
Help better understand oneself
Change one’s perspective
Acknowledge what one is avoiding
Great problem solvers
Motivate and inspire
Importance of interpreting dreams...
Dreams remain a mystery to those who try to analyze and explain why a person dreams. Whether admitted or not, dreams undeniably play an important role in the life of every individual.
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