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LD205 MicroDosing, Psychedelics & Holistic Health -- CANCELED

Wednesday, May 15, 2024, 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada) (UTC-08:00)
Halpern Room

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Health and Recreation
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Join us for a transformative 5-week psychedelic series, "Microdosing, Psychedelics & Holistic Health," where we'll embark on a journey to understand the intersection of holistic health and the emerging psychedelic revolution. We will go in depth on psilocybin, Amanita muscaria mushrooms and MDMA and bring it all together with insights, tools, and practices to enhance purposeful living. Instructors: Vanathy Paranthaman and Donald Gauvreau (See full description below.)

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Week 1: Unveiling Holistic Health and the Psychedelic Revolution

  • Humans and psychedelics: a brief historical review

  • Delve into the landscape of contemporary mental health challenges and the revolutionary potential of psychedelics in addressing these issues.

    • The link between Trauma and health

  • Engage in thought-provoking discussions about the science, ethics, and promising future of psychedelic-assisted therapies.

  • In this workshop we will present an overview on some of the most heavily studied psychedelic compounds, including psilocybin, MDMA and Amanita muscaria.

Week 2: Micro vs. Macro: Integrating Psychedelic Tools for Thriving Lives

  • Navigate the nuanced world of microdosing and macrodosing psychedelics, uncovering their unique benefits and applications.

  • Deepen your understanding of key concepts such as set, setting, preparation, intention, and integration, and how they shape the psychedelic experience.

  • Learn practical strategies for integrating insights from both micro and macro experiences into daily life to enhance personal growth and well-being.

  • Psychedelic Spotlight: In depth discussion on Psilocybin mushrooms

Week 3: Cultivating Mind-Body Connection for Empowerment

  • The body keeps the score - how our lived experiences live on within our bodies.

  • Embark on a journey of self-discovery as we explore the intricate link between the mind and body.

  • Immerse yourself in somatic therapy practices that promote mindfulness, awareness, and emotional release.

  • Gain insights into how to create a stronger bond with yourself, enhancing self-awareness, emotional resilience, and overall well-being.

  • Psychedelic Spotlight: In depth discussion on Amanita muscaria mushrooms.

Week 4: Enhancing Relationships Through Psychedelic Wisdom

  • Uncover the transformative potential of psychedelic insights in fostering deeper, more authentic connections with loved ones.

  • Explore communication techniques and tools that help navigate relationship challenges and encourage empathy.

  • Discover how to use insights gained from personal experiences to build stronger, more meaningful relationships.

  • Psychedelic Spotlight: In depth discussion on MDMA.

Week 5: Bringing it All Together for Holistic Health & Well-being

  • Examine the pillars of mental health, physical well-being, and relational harmony as essential components of a fulfilled life.

  • Gain practical strategies for nurturing your mental, physical, and emotional health, fostering a holistic approach to self-care.

  • Reflect on the transformative journey you've undertaken throughout the workshop series and synthesize the knowledge, insights, and practices gained to empower yourself in building a life of purpose, growth, and fulfillment.

  • Collaborate with fellow participants to share experiences, exchange ideas, and solidify your commitment to ongoing personal development.

  • Recap of psychedelic substances, psilocybin, Amanita muscaria and MDMA and how you can safely access Psychedelic-Assisted Therapy.

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