Intuition for Beginners: Easy Ways to Awaken Your Natural Abilities

Intuition for Beginners: Easy Ways to Awaken Your Natural Abilities

by Diane Brandon
Intuition for Beginners: Easy Ways to Awaken Your Natural Abilities

Intuition for Beginners: Easy Ways to Awaken Your Natural Abilities

by Diane Brandon


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Whether your intuition is naturally accessible or hidden, Intuition for Beginners shows how to enhance your sense of inner knowing to improve your relationships, solve problems, and make important decisions. Explore the different kinds of "sixth sense" with professional intuitive Diane Brandon as she shares how to discover your own intuition and make it stronger.

Believe it or not, nearly everyone is intuitive! You can learn to use your intuition as a tool of empowerment at home, at work, or wherever you face uncertainty or challenges. With dozens of exercises, guided meditations, and helpful dos and don'ts, Intuition for Beginners will have you listening to your inner voice in no time.

"A stimulating step-by-step guide to the world of intuition."—Bernie Ashman, author of Signmates

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738733357
Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide, LTD.
Publication date: 04/08/2013
Pages: 287
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Diane Brandon has been working professionally with her intuition as an Integrative Intuitive Counselor since 1992, and she has been teaching others how to access intuitive information on demand since 1996. She also teaches classes and seminars on Dreams, Personal Empowerment, Creativity, and Listening Skills, in addition to Wellness Classes, and offers corporate consulting.

She's the author of Dream Interpretation for Beginners, Intuition for Beginners, and Invisible Blueprints, and is a contributing author to The Long Way Around and Speaking Out. Her private work with clients focuses on facilitating personal development and life fulfillment, and she brings Dream Work, Guided Meditation, Regression, Natural Process Healing, and other modalities into her work.  She has produced three meditation CDs and hosts a radio show, "Naturally Vibrant Living." Born and raised in New Orleans, she has an AB from Duke University and did Master's work at University of North Carolina, in addition to French studies in Geneva, Switzerland. She's also a professional actor, singer, and voice-over artist.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

My Story 2

Benefits of Intuition 3

What You Will Find in This Book 12

Chapter 1 Are You Intuitive? 15

What Is Intuition? 16

Examples of Intuition 17

Why Some People Recognize Intuition More Than Others 20

Chapter 2 Your Basic 411 on Intuition 29

Forms of Intuition 30

Attributes of and Ways in Which Intuition Appears 41

Chapter 3 Myths about Intuition and Potential Pitfalls 55

Myths about Intuition 56

Potential Pitfalls to Be Aware of 64

Chapter 4 How Do You Access Your Intuition? 71

Accessing Your Intuition Spontaneously 73

Accessing Your Intuition on Demand 84

Chapter 5 Meditation Exercises to Enter an Intuitive State 91

Exercise: Initial Guided Meditation 96

Exercise: Shorter Guided Meditation 110

Exercise: Guided Meditation to Get a Sense of Your Intuition 112

Chapter 6 Beginner Exercises to Develop Your Intuition 119

Exercise: Receiving an Answer to a Question through Imagery 120

Exercise: Getting an Answer to a Question by Simply Tuning In 124

Exercise: Simulation of Remote Viewing 127

Exercise: Psychometry 130

Exercise: Decision Making through Experience and Feeling 132

Exercise: Decision Making through Body Wisdom 135

Exercise: When Faced with a Yes/No Question 138

Exercise: Imagery to Strengthen Your Intuition 140

Exercise: Practice in Reading Someone Else 144

Chapter 7 Working with Your Intuitive Information 149

Interpret 150

Evaluate or Ask for Clarification 152

Distill 155

Apply 157

Chapter 8 Cultivating and Growing Your Intuition 159

Helpful Conditions That Promote Intuition 161

Deterrents to Growing Intuition 180

Chapter 9 Refining Your Intuition with Advanced and Additional Exercises 193

Exercise: Bypassing Personal Stuff 194

Exercise: Reading a Situation 197

Exercise: Practice Reading Yourself 202

Exercise: Finding an Answer to a Question 207

Exercise: Receiving Open-Ended Guidance or Information 210

Chapter 10 Additional Recommendations, Cautions, and Tips 215

Preparing for Your Practice Sessions 216

Sources of Intuitive Information 217

Setting Boundaries with Others 219

Addressing Increased Sensitivity 220

Cautions and Tips 222

Final Thoughts 257

Appendix: Working with Your Dreams 261

Facts about Dreams 262

Sources of Dreams 265

Types of Dreams 267

Tips for Interpreting Dreams 269

Procedure for Interpreting Dreams 271

Recommended Reading 275

Bibliography 277

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