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Unformatted text preview: session. 2. If a dream means something to you, the situation that it represents means something to you. Traumatic Events Ernest Hatmann (Tufts) 1. Studied the dreams the same people before and after 9/11 2. Post 9/11 – there was no decrease or increase in the amount of positive or neg dreams. 3. EEGs demonstrated a higher intensity in dreams and more ANS activity Other Post Traumatic Stress Disorders 1. Dreams are a marker for how much stress a post traumatic stress disorder victim is experiencing. 2. Dreams that mimic even indicate the patient is “stuck” in the event. Mental Illness 1. Schizophrenics have a poor quality of dreams. 2. They dream about objects rather then people 3. Schizophrenia: split from reality...
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- Spring '07
- Psychological trauma, Posttraumatic stress disorder, Complex post-traumatic stress disorder, Traumatic Stress Disorders