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Welcome to IASD, the world’s premier dream organization. Do you have a question about dreams or nightmares? Post your request on our Facebook Group Page. If you are studying dreams in depth, check out our booklist or search our pages for articles by dream experts. Popular topics include lucid dreaming, dream films, dream telepathy and our Dream FAQ. We highly recommend that you attend one of our Regional or International Conferences.


34th ANNUAL IASD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE – ANNOUNCEMENT

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June 16 – 20, 2017

The Venue • The Wyndham Anaheim Garden Grove, 12021 Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92840. The venue next year is in a perfect location for attendees who want to arrive or stay over a few days to vacation in southern California or visit the exciting attractions nearby. The hotel is 2.2 miles from Disneyland® park, 9 miles from Knott’s Berry Farm and 18 miles from the beaches. It is accessible from the LAX international airport or the John Wayne Airport (Orange County). We have negotiated the same discount rate for 3 days before and after the conference for attendees who want to take advantage of the local attractions.

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For the past ten years or more, IASD has been providing major incentives to dreamers by way of The Ernest Hartmann Student Awards, the IASD Dream Research Awards, and the Nancy R. Brzeski Art Awards.

The funding for these programs has come from IASD members just like you, donating through our annual Pledge Drive. This year, however, funds to support these programs have reached a dangerous low, as funders move on or financial situations change.

Would you like to help us save and maintain these dynamic, important programs? Annual Pledge Drive begins now!


southerndreaming-frontSouthern Dreaming Regional Conference
Friday & Saturday, April 28 & 29, 2017
Venue: Greenville, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Greenville, SC

Dreaming is a natural human experience, nature’s way to restore psychological balance. Dreams inspire invention and creative expression and evoke deeply personal spiritual experiences. This conference explores dreaming from diverse perspectives — from neuroscience to psychology to spirituality to arts and culture. We hope to inform and inspire dreamers of all ages and backgrounds, as well as those who use dreams in their work, such as therapists, pastors, artists, writers, musicians, and medical practitioners.

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nyc2017regionalDREAM CREATIONS: FILM, ART & POETRY

Regional Conference of the IASD in New York City
May 13, 2017

CONFERENCE DESCRIPTION

In the film, Dreams, Kurosawa has van Goth tell the young artist to take in a scene from nature and let it paint itself, like in a dream. The unconscious can also, write itself, film itself, and create a new reality. Bion says the therapist dreams the patient. Come dream with us and create a conference.

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COMING SOON

coming soon articlesComing soon will be an online collection of dream-based articles and research information.

In the meantime, please enjoy the links to our archive Dream Time Radio Series which began airing 18 July 2007. Dream Time was an IASD / internet radio show with international reach that is co-sponsored by DreamScience.org. The show provided a focus on IASD’s support of dream studies and dreamwork, was on Modavox’s VoiceAmerica™ Health & Wellness Channel.  It was hosted by IASD Past President and Executive Officer, Bob Hoss.

Also, very interesting collective of articles about Christopher Nolan’s movie: Inception. The film features Leonardo DiCaprio as a skilled “extractor” stealing government secrets through dreams. Find out the facts about dream sharing.  The opinions expressed by the authors of these articles are not necessarily the opinions of IASD.


MISSION STATEMENT: INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF DREAMS IS A NON-PROFIT, INTERNATIONAL, MULTIDISCIPLINARY ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO THE PURE AND APPLIED INVESTIGATION OF DREAMS AND DREAMING. OUR PURPOSES ARE TO PROMOTE AN AWARENESS AND APPRECIATION OF DREAMS IN BOTH PROFESSIONAL AND PUBLIC ARENAS; TO ENCOURAGE RESEARCH INTO THE NATURE, FUNCTION, AND SIGNIFICANCE OF DREAMING; TO ADVANCE THE APPLICATION OF THE STUDY OF DREAMS; AND TO PROVIDE A FORUM FOR THE ECLECTIC AND INTERDISCIPLINARY EXCHANGE OF IDEAS AND INFORMATION.

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