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By Jan Sadler

In an exceptional Night's Sleep, Jan Sadler finds typical the right way to holiday the styles of insomnia, together with meditation, breathwork and visualization to arrange for sleep. utilizing those instruments can decrease dependence on slumbering capsules, confirm the quantity of sleep quite wanted and retrain humans to sleep soundly. The publication features a sleep diary and indicates the best way to establish and examine daylight hours and pre-bedtime behavior that may disturb sleep.

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Indd 58 7/16/08 8:52:23 AM Techniques to Enrich Your Life 59 And now gradually return your awareness to the room, feeling relaxed, confident, and positive, knowing that you can actually re-create the way you felt in the visualization at any time during the day and at bedtime when you act as though you are indeed a person who sleeps peacefully right through the night, every night. As you go through this exercise, you find by acting as though you are a person who sleeps peacefully; you become endowed with the qualities of someone who sleeps well.

When you practice your relaxing Body Scan, sit or lie down with your clothing loosened in a quiet place where you will be undisturbed for fifteen to twenty minutes. Note: You will find you need to be quite disciplined to achieve regular relaxation or visualization practice. The fifteen to twenty minutes you need is not very long, but it is surprising how difficult it can be to find this amount of time for ourselves, even when we know it is to our own advantage. So don’t underrate your mind’s ability to sabotage your good intentions.

Indd 46 7/16/08 8:52:22 AM Keeping a Sleep Diary 47 from anything at all in your life, from family strains to worries about financial or work-related problems. Check with Sleep Diaries 2 and 3 to see how you were feeling, both physically and emotionally, at various times of the day. Do you tend to find yourself feeling a particular emotion or physical state very often either at bedtime or in the morning? For example, do you feel anxious and wide awake at bedtime? How do you feel in the morning?

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