Relationships and the Waking Dream

Publication Info: 
The Spirit of Ma'at April 2001, Vol. 1, No. 9
Pub. Date Description: 
April, 2001 Vol 1 No. 9
Publication Date: 
04/2001

Diane Cooper interviews Dr. Gerald Epstein, MD about an innovative therapy based in a form of mental imagery called Waking Dream Therapy. He explains that most of our difficulties are rooted in disturbed or disordered relationships of one sort or another. As the mind and body form a unity, the physical illnesses are expressions of these relational difficulties. For example, diabetes, may speak to bitterness in ones life. Colon issues to holding on or anger.Dr. Epstein uses the ancient science of face reading (morphology)and waking dream/mental imagery to help his clients to heal and transform. Two sample imagery exercises are included here.Dr. Epstein, a physician and psychiatrist apprenticed with Madame Colette Aboulker- Muscat of Jerusalem for nine years to learn this therapeutic technique.