To dream that you are giving someone CPR indicates a desire to resurrect the feelings that you associate with that person. To dream that you are receiving CPR indicates that there is a part of you or an aspect of your life that you wish to re-create or to have in your life once again. You may feel that without intervention, you will not be able to experience these feelings again. Alternatively, dreaming of CPR represents the idea of rescue. You may be in need of rescue in some area of your life. Or you may be attempting to rescue someone else from a painful or life-draining situation.