With Margaret Bowater, MA, TSTA, MNZAP, MNZAC

In Auckland, my main seminars are currently held at the Mercy Sisters' House, 104 the Drive, Epsom.

All dream seminars and workshops may be counted towards my Certificate in Applied Dreamwork, originally endorsed by the Human Development and Training Institute of NZ, now administered directly by Margaret. Part one is designed to provide basic knowledge and skills for working with pastoral clients and small groups. Enrol with Margaret on mandebowater@gmail.com or phone (09) 482 0250

Booking is essential in advance for each event.

All dream seminars require commitment to confidentiality. A manual is included.

Please bring your own lunch, and one or more dreams to share in the group.

I can offer public talks and local workshops by arrangement. Contact me by email on mandebowater@gmail.com.

You can order a copy of my recent book Healing the Nightmare, Freeing the Soul – A Practical Guide to Dreamwork directly from me for $40.00 (+$5 posted), or online from Calico Publishing Co; or from the Women’s Bookshop in Ponsonby Rd, Auckland; or from Amazon as a Kindle e-book.

For on-going information, go to the website of the Dream Network Aotearoa-NZ (www.dreamnetwork.org.nz), and join the free online Contact List, to receive our free online quarterly Dream Bulletin.


More seminars may be offered according to demand. Contact Margaret if interested.

All these seminars may be attended independently, or as part of my Certificate in Applied Dreamwork

Please note, if you are completing courses as part one of the Dreamwork Certificate There are the following additional requirements;

  • Keep your own dream journal
  • Read at least one book on dreams
  • Write a half-page reflection on each of these
20-21 May 2021

101 Introduction to Dreamwork

Fri 6.00-8:30 pm and Sat 9.30-4.00pm (9 hours)

Mercy Spirituality Centre

This practical seminar explains how, when and why we dream; the range of dream types, including visions, nightmares, paranormal dreams; and a step-by-step process of interpretation. A manual is provided. Bring a dream to work with, and your own lunch on Saturday.

Limit 12.  Fee $120.

6 November 2021

201 Resolving Nightmares and Disturbing dreams

9.30 - 12.30

Mercy Sisters' House

Manual provided. Such dreams are a call to "wake up" to a life-issue that needs attention and resolution, incl post-trauma dreams. Learn to overcome fear and create change. 

Following this session is 202 Supervised skill-practice 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Fee: $90.00 (includes 2020 Supervised skill-practice)

21 November 2021

103 Visionary Dreaming in Religion and Life

9.30 - 12.30 (3hrs)

Margaret's Home

A power-point selectoin of notable dreams recorded by leaders of Religion, Science, and Culture that have shaped our world, even in New Zealand.; and how such dreams continue today.

Following this session is 202 Supervised skill-practice 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Fee: $90 (includes 202)