Parts three of the interview of sleep psychologist Prof. Dr. Günther W. Amann-Jennson with the journal “Leben & Erziehen” (Living and Educating) deals with the function of these dreams.
All dreams are a huge, exciting but also enigmatic topic. The dream life of pregnant women is developing in a unique way. Because, during pregnancy, dreams often are alarming and vivid, especially during the last three months.
Why are we dreaming and what does “lucid dreaming” mean?
Have ever dreamt that you are being chased? Or have you even been naked in public? Often, the content of our dreams might be connected with a symbol. These symbols enable us to decode dreams. You are dreaming about being chased An interpretation of those dreams is very complex. There are different variations of “chasing-dreams” […]
About a quarter of the time sleeping we are spending in REM-sleep. Another quarter we are in deep sleep, the rest of the time is either light sleep or the change from one sleeping phase into another. Everyone is dreaming every night, independent from being able to remember the dreams the next morning or not. […]
In general, dream contents play a considerable role. The “Journal of Personality and Social Psychology” released the findings of a study in which scientists examined the dream interpretations of laypeople. The US scientists from Pittsburgh University questioned study participants from the USA, India and Southern Korea about their dreams. Independently from their cultural group, all […]