Deirdre Barrett

Author and Dream Researcher
Deirdre Barrett
Deirdre Barrett is on the faculty of Harvard where she teaches courses on dreaming. She has written five books including Pandemic Dreams and The Committee of Sleep.

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Pandemic Dreams: An Exploration and Dream Incubation

Tuesday, Dec. 8th and Thursday, Dec. 10th, 4-5:30pm PT / 7-8:30pm ET

Join Dr. Deirdre Barrett, author and dream researcher at Harvard, in an interactive seminar that takes participants deep into the research and riveting dream accounts gathered by Dr. Barrett in the development of her most recent book, Pandemic Dreams.

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Deirdre Barrett, Ph.D. is a psychologist on the faculty of Harvard where she teaches courses on dreams to undergraduates, psychiatry residents & psychology interns, and lectures on hypnosis. She is Past President of both the International Association for the Study of Dreams and The Society for Psychological Hypnosis. She has written five books including Pandemic Dreams and The Committee of Sleep, She is Editor-in-Chief of the international journal, DREAMING. Dr. Barrett has published dozens of academic articles and chapters on dreams, hypnosis, sleep talking, and evolutionary psychology. Her current work focuses on dreams and creativity. Dr. Barrett’s commentary on dreams has been featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, CNN, PBS, and NPR. Dr. Barrett has lectured at Esalen, the Smithsonian, and at universities around the world.

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