What if a simple shift of perspective could transform the everyday encounters of your life-even the humdrum, frustrating and difficult ones-into a source of insight and inner growth? In Lucid Waking, psychotherapist Zoe Newman invites you to bring the transformative approaches used with dreams to your everyday moments-allowing you to find, in this moment, the same insight and creative possibilities that can be found when people work with their dreams. Step-by-step exercises show how to use these tools and skills in your waking life to: -Find greater harmony in your relationships -Transform conflict into insight -Bring intention and choice into your life -Respond in creative ways and change old patterns -Tap the guidance of your unconscious wisdom in your daily life
ZOE NEWMAN, M.F.T., brings to Lucid Waking twenty years of experience as a psychotherapist and workshop leader working with dreams and with the metaphors of waking experience. She uses the approaches and exercises in the book in her work with individuals and groups, and has been a frequent presenter at the International Association for the Study of Dreams. Her articles have appeared in a number of journals, including Insight, Dreamtime, and Psychological Perspectives. She is in private practice as a psychotherapist in Berkeley, California.