Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance Season 2 – Episode 10 – Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy for Eating Disorders and Cognitive Behavioural Therapies for PTSD

In episode 10 of Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance, a panel of doctors and experts will discuss the use of MDMA-assisted therapy to treat eating disorders and PTSD. Date: Tuesday, November 24th Time: 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM PST (8:00 PM – 9:30 PM EST) Dr. Adele Lafrance Dr. Lafrance is the co-creator of the Emotion-Focused …

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Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance Season 2 – Episode 9 – Psychedelic Feminism: Ancestor Medicine

Join Zoe Helene for a discussion on the interconnectedness of the universe. During this webinar, Zoe will delve into how we can explore our ancestry and individual and collective past through the use of sacred plant medicine. Some questions she’ll examine include: Who are we? Where do we come from? How did we get to …

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Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance Season 2 – Episode 8 – How To Prepare An Ancient Religious Tradition for a Psychedelic Renaissance

What are the implications of a psychedelic renaissance for religious and spiritual communities without a tradition of entheogen use? For the upcoming episode of Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance, we will be joined by Rabbi Zac Kamanetz to discuss the significance of incorporating psychedelics into Abrahamic religions. Date: Tuesday, November 10th Time: 5:00 PM – 6:30 …

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Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance Season 2 – Episode 7 – Psychedelic Healing: Imagining a Better Tomorrow

In Episode 7 of Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance, Ifetayo Harvey will discuss the healing potential of psychedelics. 2020 has been one of the most turbulent and traumatic years in living memory, but it has also seen psychedelic-assisted therapy and drug decriminalization permeate mainstream consciousness. Date: Tuesday, November 3rd Time: 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM PST (8:00 …

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RE: Response to the Open Letter published on October 21st, 2020 in Psymposia titled “An Open Letter and Call to Action for MAPS Canada.”

October 27, 2020 Dear Community, RE: Response to the Open Letter published on October 21st, 2020 in Psymposia titled “An Open Letter and Call to Action for MAPS Canada.” We would like to thank the authors, Ava Daeipour and Keeno Ahmed-Jones, for their volunteer work for MAPS Canada on diversity and for caring passionately about …

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Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance Season 2 – Episode 6 – The Role of Visionary Art in the Psychedelic Renaissance

Jake Kobrin, Chris Dyer, Amanda Sage, Simon Haiduk, and Chor Boogie are world-renowned contemporary artists that will discuss the role of visionary art in the next episode of Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance Visionary art is characterized by art that expresses prophetic, mystical, or transcending experiences the artist has had. Among their creative endeavors and artist …

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Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance Season 2 – Episode 5 – Dr. Joe Tafur

Join Dr. Joe Tafur for a discussion on groundbreaking research linking biochemical (“epigenetic”) changes to psychedelic medicine. By examining biological alterations linked to MDMA-assisted therapy, Joe will point to empirical efforts linking emotional, spiritual and physical aspects of well-being, fuelling a wider discussion on the value of interweaving spiritual and emotional transformation with modern science. …

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Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance Season 2 – Episode 4 – Sensei Kevon Simpson

In Episode 4 of Examining the Psychedelic Renaissance, entitled ‘Beyond the Heroic Skyline’, Sensei Kevin Simpson will investigate what can be learned from exploration to the very edges of our consciousness. Terrence McKenna coined the phrase ‘heroic dose’ to label ingesting five grams of psilocybin mushrooms, but what can we gather from ten and even …

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