Psychology of Becoming Conscious



“Psychology of Becoming Conscious” is an ongoing research project, developed by Ovidiu Brazdau.

Psychology of Becoming Conscious I: Inner Growth Journeys
August 25, 2015 5:33 pm

Switching from automatic pilot to conscious functioning requires an in-depth exploration of our way of being and interacting, and usually it takes many years. The more we abandon ourselves to the process, the more rapid the transformation is. However, it is impossible to predict how the transformation occurs. We all pass through some benchmarks/stages, but how we arrive to the multidimensional here-now, that’s unique for each human being.

Psychology of Becoming Conscious II: Awakening Journeys
April 7, 2018 6:59 pm

The Awakening Journeys is an in-depth psychological approach to the process of becoming conscious, which incorporates various types of Waking Up experiences into a wider psychological perspective, allowing us to better understand and navigate journeys of transformation.

Psychological explanations of inner growth challenges that are currently labeled as psychiatric conditions
August 26, 2015 7:40 pm

Understanding what really happens inside the experience labeled as “delusion” may provide psychiatrists and psychologists with some new perspectives for understanding the real causes of these experiences. Eleven experiences that are currently labeled as delusions are explained, including an 8-step method to get out of delusions.

Entheogenic Insights: some methods to access and consciously use the “psychedelic visions”, without exogenous psychedelics
July 21, 2018 1:36 pm

Close your eyes, put some music on the headphones, or just go inside yourself using your method. Do a full Pratyahara (as described in Yoga Sutra). Activate the eyes perception and…

DMT, microtubules, kundalini and witnessing awareness – research hypotheses
October 29, 2015 2:48 pm

“It may be that the DMT (N,N-Dimethyltryptamin) is enhancing the resonance-induced conductance in single microtubules, a process that would be inhibited by anesthetic gases”. Although there is no assay to measure endogenous production of DMT, it seems that 5-MeO-DMT is likely to produce witnessing awareness experiences (also called presence in psychology). Is it possible that the witnessing awareness mode of our psyche has a physiological correlate in the production of endogenous DMT?”